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120+ Happiness Quotes

Happiness is defined in many ways. Happiness can be found in many ways. Happiness keeps us moving on in life and helps us overcome our struggles. Check out this fascinating collection of 120+ happiness quotes and sayings.



1. Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness. Euripides
2. Life is full of happiness and tears; be strong and have faith. Kareena Kapoor Khan
3. Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort. Franklin D. Roosevelt
4. There is only one happiness in this life, to love and be loved. George Sand
5. Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present. Jim Rohn
6. Happiness is a choice. You can choose to be happy. There's going to be stress in life, but it's your choice whether you let it affect you or not. Valerie Bertinelli
7. Love is when the other person's happiness is more important than your own. H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
8. Every day is a new day, and you'll never be able to find happiness if you don't move on. Carrie Underwood
9. Let us never know what old age is. Let us know the happiness time brings, not count the years. Ausonius
10. The secret to happiness is freedom... And the secret to freedom is courage. Thucydides
11. Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace, and gratitude. Denis Waitley
12. A smile is happiness you'll find right under your nose. Tom Wilson
13. Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit family in another city. George Burns
14. Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful. Albert Schweitzer
15. Happiness doesn't depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude. Dale Carnegie
16. I do believe that if you haven't learnt about sadness, you cannot appreciate happiness. Nana Mouskouri
17. Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions. Dalai Lama
18. The most simple things can bring the most happiness. Izabella Scorupco
19. Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony. Mahatma Gandhi
20. Crying is cleansing. There's a reason for tears, happiness or sadness. Dionne Warwick
21. Happiness held is the seed; Happiness shared is the flower. John Harrigan
22. Remember that the happiest people are not those getting more, but those giving more. H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
23. If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion. Dalai Lama
24. True happiness is... to enjoy the present, without anxious dependence upon the future. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
25. The true secret of happiness lies in taking a genuine interest in all the details of daily life. William Morris
26. Whoever said money can't buy happiness simply didn't know where to go shopping. Bo Derek
27. Poetry comes from the highest happiness or the deepest sorrow. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
28. Happiness can exist only in acceptance. George Orwell
29. Happiness is not a matter of intensity but of balance, order, rhythm and harmony. Thomas Merton
30. Bride: A woman with a fine prospect of happiness behind her. Ambrose Bierce
31. Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory. Albert Schweitzer
32. Happiness is being content with what you have, living in freedom and liberty, having a good family life and good friends. Divyanka Tripathi
33. Family and friendships are two of the greatest facilitators of happiness. John C. Maxwell
34. All happiness depends on a leisurely breakfast. John Gunther
35. The moments of happiness we enjoy take us by surprise. It is not that we seize them, but that they seize us. Ashley Montagu
36. Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.
37. Happiness is the natural flower of duty. Phillips Brooks
38. You might not make it to the top, but if you are doing what you love, there is much more happiness there than being rich or famous. Tony Hawk
39. To me, flowers are happiness. Stefano Gabbana
40. The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom. Arthur Schopenhauer
41. Happiness resides not in possessions, and not in gold, happiness dwells in the soul. Democritus
42. Power means happiness; power means hard work and sacrifice. Beyonce Knowles
43. The culture of a workplace - an organization's values, norms and practices - has a huge impact on our happiness and success. Adam Grant
44. Our daily decisions and habits have a huge impact upon both our levels of happiness and success. Shawn Achor
45. The measure of success is happiness and peace of mind. Bobby Davro
46. Now and then it's good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy. Guillaume Apollinaire
47. There is no way to happiness - happiness is the way. Thich Nhat Hanh
49. Happiness is like a kiss. You must share it to enjoy it. Bernard Meltzer
50. Curiosity is one of the great secrets of happiness. Bryant H. McGill
51. It is neither wealth nor splendor; but tranquility and occupation which give you happiness. Thomas Jefferson
52. True happiness comes from the joy of deeds well done, the zest of creating things new. Antoine de Saint-Exupery
53. Life in common among people who love each other is the ideal of happiness. George Sand
54. The secret to happiness is to face the fact that the world is horrible. Bertrand Russell
55. The Constitution only gives people the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it yourself. Benjamin Franklin
56. The secret of happiness is something to do. John Burroughs
57. Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties. Helen Keller
58. Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length. Robert Frost
59. Affection is responsible for nine-tenths of whatever solid and durable happiness there is in our lives. C. S. Lewis
60. The greatest happiness is to know the source of unhappiness. Fyodor Dostoevsky
61. My happiness doesn't come from money or fame. My happiness comes from seeing life without struggle. Nicki Minaj
62. Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get. Dale Carnegie Success, Wanting, Getting
63. Happiness is only real when shared. Christopher McCandless
64. Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook, and a good digestion. Jean-Jacques Rousseau
65. Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for. Joseph Addison
66. I feel a physical happiness when spring is coming. Halldor Laxness
67. Happiness and moral duty are inseparably connected. George Washington
68. The happiness of the bee and the dolphin is to exist. For man it is to know that and to wonder at it. Jacques Yves Cousteau
69. The most worth-while thing is to try to put happiness into the lives of others. Robert Baden-Powell
70. Happiness is not a goal; it is a by-product. Eleanor Roosevelt
71. Success is getting what you want. Happiness is liking what you get. H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
72. There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will. Epictetus
73. More compassionate mind, more sense of concern for other's well-being, is source of happiness. Dalai Lama
74. When ambition ends, happiness begins. Thomas Merton
75. Happiness is a choice that requires effort at times. Aeschylus
76. The happiness of society is the end of government. John Adams
77. They must often change, who would be constant in happiness or wisdom. Confucius
78. Making money is a happiness. And that's a great incentive. Making other people happy is a super-happiness. Muhammad Yunus
79. The secret of happiness is variety, but the secret of variety, like the secret of all spices, is knowing when to use it. Daniel Gilbert
80. Happiness is like those palaces in fairy tales whose gates are guarded by dragons: we must fight in order to conquer it. Alexandre Dumas
81. The secret of happiness is to admire without desiring. Carl Sandburg
82. Happiness is like a cloud, if you stare at it long enough, it evaporates. Sarah McLachlan
83. Friendship improves happiness and abates misery, by the doubling of our joy and the dividing of our grief. Marcus Tullius Cicero
84. If your happiness depends on what somebody else does, I guess you do have a problem. Richard Bach
85. Happiness does not lie in happiness, but in the achievement of it. Fyodor Dostoevsky
86. We never taste happiness in perfection, our most fortunate successes are mixed with sadness. Pierre Corneille
87. Action may not always bring happiness; but there is no happiness without action. Benjamin Disraeli
88. Happiness is hard to recall. Its just a glow. Frank McCourt
89. My mantra is: Let there be happiness in my soul, and let me share it with the world. Alexandra Stoddard
90. Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open. John Barrymore
91. The happiness and peace attained by those satisfied by the nectar of spiritual tranquillity is not attained by greedy persons restlessly moving here and there. Chanakya
92. There's a higher form of happiness in commitment. I'm counting on it. Claire Forlani
93. True happiness... is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose. Helen Keller
94. Happiness comes from... some curious adjustment to life. Hugh Walpole
95. Happiness... consists in giving, and in serving others. Henry Drummond
96. For me, the opposite of happiness isn't sadness but boredom. Sushant Singh Rajput
97. Happiness is a direction, not a place. Sydney J. Harris
98. Happiness is the longing for repetition. Milan Kundera
99. Happiness never lays its finger on its pulse. Adam Smith
100. The said truth is that it is the greatest happiness of the greatest number that is the measure of right and wrong. Jeremy Bentham
101. Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you do, you'll be successful. Tyga
102. Success is getting and achieving what you want. Happiness is wanting and being content with what you get. Bernard Meltzer
103. I think a child may be the only thing that could give me true happiness. Nicki Minaj
104. Happiness is the harvest of a quiet eye. Austin O'Malley
105. Anyone who starts piercing the bubble of happiness, get 'em out of your life. Robert Kraft
106. Happiness is having a scratch for every itch. Ogden Nash
107. Your happiness is at the intersection of your passions and learning from great people. Scott Weiss
108. Self-esteem is as important to our well-being as legs are to a table. It is essential for physical and mental health and for happiness. Louise Hart
109. Happiness is a thing to be practiced, like the violin. John Lubbock
110. True happiness consists not in the multitude of friends, but in the worth and choice. Ben Jonson
111. Happiness is your own treasure because it lies within you. Prem Rawat
112. True success, true happiness lies in freedom and fulfillment. Dada Vaswani
113. Happiness exists only if you have a lot of people to share it with. Ranbir Kapoor
114. I hump the wild to take it all in, there is no bag limit on happiness. Ted Nugent
115. Low expectations is the key to happiness in life. Christopher Miller
116. Happiness is good health and a bad memory. Ingrid Bergman
117. Nothing prevents happiness like the memory of happiness. Andre Gide
118. Happiness consists in activity. It is running steam, not a stagnant pool. John Mason Good
119. Happiness is found in doing, not merely possessing. Napoleon Hill
120. Happiness doesn't depend on how much you have to enjoy, but how much you enjoy what you have. Tom Wilson
121. Happiness isn't something you experience; it's something you remember. Oscar Levant
122. Ever since happiness heard your name, it has been running through the streets trying to find you. Hafez
123. Truth is a deep kindness that teaches us to be content in our everyday life and share with the people the same happiness. Khalil Gibran


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