Happy Quotes and Sayings - Page 8
I’m going to smile and make you think I’m happy, I’m going to laugh, so you don’t see me cry, I’m going to let you go in style, and even if it kills me- I’m going to smile.
The summit of happiness is reached when a person is ready to be what he is.
I am not sure that it is of the first importance that you should be happy. Many an unhappy man has been of deep service to himself and to the world.
Happy the man whose wish and care a few paternal acres bound, content to breathe his native air in his own ground.
Just think how happy you would be if you lost everything you have right now, and then got it back again.
A table, a chair, a bowl of fruit and a violin; what else does a man need to be happy?
Happiness is not in having or being—it is in the doing.
He who enjoys doing and enjoys what he has done is happy.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
All we need to make us really happy is something to be enthusiastic about.
Experience praises the most happy the one who made the most people happy.
We don’t laugh because we’re happy – we’re happy because we laugh.
The world is full of people looking for spectacular happiness while they snub contentment.
There is no duty we so much underrate as the duty of being happy. By being happy we sow anonymous benefits upon the world.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Plenty of people miss their share of happiness, not because they never found it, but because they didn’t stop to enjoy it.
True love doesn’t have a happy ending, because true love never ends. Letting go is one way of saying I love you.
Only when a man’s life comes to its end in prosperity dare we pronounce him happy.
Alimony – the ransom that the happy pay to the devil.
H. L. Mencken
So long as we can lose any happiness, we possess some.
Happiness is an inner state of well being. A state of well being enables you to profit from your highest: thoughts, wisdom, intelligence, common sense, emotions, health, and spiritual values in your life.
Happy the man who has been able to learn the causes of things.
Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
You must love yourself before you love another. By accepting yourself and fully being what you are, your simple presence can make others happy.
You can be right or you can be happy.
Happy is the man who can endure the highest and lowest fortune. He who has endured such vicissitudes with equanimity has deprived misfortune of its power.
I don’t know what your destiny will be, but one thing I know: the only ones among you who will be really happy are those who will have sought and found how to serve.
It is one of the most saddening things in life that, try as we may, we can never be certain of making people happy, whereas we can almost always be certain of making them unhappy.
Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don’t wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it’s at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored.
The poor wish to be rich, the rich wish to be happy, the single wish to be married, and the married wish to be dead.
Realize that true happiness lies within you. Waste no time and effort searching for peace and contentment and joy in the world outside. Remember that there is no happiness in having or in getting, but only in giving. Reach out. Share. Smile. Hug. Happiness is a perfume you cannot pour on others without getting a few drops on yourself.
Gather the crumbs of happiness and they will make you a loaf of contentment.