Collection of happiness quotes

Happiness has been always the ultimate dream that we seek to reach. All other things in life are just means to reach the ultimate happiness. In this article we bring you a collection of happiness quotes by famous personalities that may help you to figure out new ways of happiness:

  • Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated. Confucius
  • The best way to cheer yourself is to try to cheer someone else up. Mark Twain
  • Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness. Ayn Rand 
  • Thousands of candles can be lit from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared. Buddha
    • You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life. Albert Camus
    • The most important thing is to enjoy your life – to be happy – it’s all that matters. Audrey Hepburn
    • The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good things for the first time. Friedrich Nietzsche
    • Indeed, man wishes to be happy even when he so lives as to make happiness impossible. St. Augustine
    • My crown is called content, a crown that seldom kings enjoy. William Shakespeare
    • Happiness depends upon ourselves. Aristotle
    • Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile. Albert Einstein
    • Be happy. It’s one way of being wise. Colette
    • If you want to be happy, be. Leo Tolstoy
  • If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion. Dalai Lama
  • The biggest adventure you can take is to live the life of your dreams. Oprah Winfrey
  • Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know. Ernest Hemingway
  • Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony. Mahatma Gandhi
  • Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions. Dalai Lama
  • In our lives, change is unavoidable, loss is unavoidable. In the adaptability and ease with which we experience change, lies our happiness and freedom. Buddha
  • No medicine cures what happiness cannot. Gabriel García Márquez
  • It is more fitting for a man to laugh at life than to lament over it. Seneca
  • Happiness is acceptance. Unknown
  • All happiness depends on courage and work. Honoré de Balzac
  • If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion. Dalai Lama
  • It is not how much we have, but how much we enjoy, that makes happiness. Charles Spurgeon
  • The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet. James Oppenheim
  • There is only one happiness in this life, to love and be loved. George Sand
  • Nobody can be uncheered with a balloon. Winnie the Pooh 
  • Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life. Omar Khayyam
  • To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others. Albert Camus
  • Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort. Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony. Mahatma Gandhi
  • Joy is prayer; joy is strength: joy is love; joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls. Mother Teresa
  • Folks are usually about as happy as they make their minds up to be. Abraham Lincoln
  • I’m happy. Which often looks like crazy. David Henry Hwang
  • I must learn to be content with being happier than I deserve. Jane Austen
  • One of the keys to happiness is a bad memory. Rita Mae Brown
  • Whoever is happy will make others happy. Anne Frank
  • We forge the chains we wear in life. Charles Dickens
  • He who lives in harmony with himself lives in harmony with the universe. Marcus Aurelius
    • I am not bound to win, I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live up to the light I have. Abraham Lincoln
    • Remember your dreams and fight for them. You must know what you want from life. There is just one thing that makes your dream become impossible: the fear of failure. Paulo Coelho
    • Today is life – the only life you are sure of. Make the most of today. Get interested in something. Shake yourself awake. Develop a hobby. Let the winds of enthusiasm sweep through you. Live today with gusto. Dale Carnegie
    • What we think determines what happens to us, so if we want to change our lives, we need to stretch our minds. Wayne Dyer
  • I have only two kinds of days: happy and hysterically happy. Allen J. Lefferdink
    • In the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years. Abraham Lincoln
  • So we shall let the reader answer this question for himself: who is the happier man, he who has braved the storm of life and lived or he who has stayed securely on shore and merely existed? Hunter S. Thompson
  • It is the very mark of the spirit of rebellion to crave for happiness in this life. Henrik Ibsen
  • There is no passion to be found playing small – in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living. Nelson Mandela
  • If you don’t design your own life plan, chances are you’ll fall into someone else’s plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much. Jim Rohn
  • Live with intention. Walk to the edge. Listen hard. Practice wellness. Play with abandon. Laugh. Choose with no regret. Do what you love. Live as if this is all there is. Mary Anne Roadacher-Hershey
  • Today is life–the only life you are sure of. Make the most of today. Get interested in something. Shake yourself awake. Develop a hobby. Let the winds of enthusiasm sweep through you. Live today with gusto. Dale Carnegie
  • The greatest happiness you can have is knowing that you do not necessarily require happiness. William Saroyan
  • Pleasure is very seldom found where it is sought. Our brightest blazes are commonly kindled by unexpected sparks. Samuel Johnson
  • On the whole, the happiest people seem to be those who have no particular cause for being happy except that they are so. William R. Inge
  • Plenty of people miss their share of happiness, not because they never found it, but because they didn’t stop to enjoy it. William Feather
  • The only way to find true happiness is to risk being completely cut open. Chuck Palahniuk 
    • People are unhappy when they get something too easily. You have to sweat – that’s the only moral they know. Dany Laferrière
    • If you want to be happy, set a goal that commands your thoughts, liberates your energy, and inspires your hopes. Andrew Carnegie.
These were some quotes to help you get happy today and as soon as possible, feel free to share the joy and spread the smile, it's free!

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