Happiness Quotes

~Wonderful Happiness Quotes~

"All that we are is the result of what we have thought. If a man speaks or acts with an evil thought, pain follows him. If a man speaks or acts with a pure thought, happiness follows him, like a shadow that never leaves him." Buddha 

"Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared." Buddha 

"The care of human life and happiness, and not their destruction, is the first and only object of good government." Thomas Jefferson

"It is neither wealth nor splendor; but tranquility and occupation which give you happiness." Thomas Jefferson 

"Our greatest happiness does not depend on the condition of life in which chance has placed us, but is always the result of a good conscience, good health, occupation, and freedom in all just pursuits." Thomas Jefferson 

"Happiness is not being pained in body or troubled in mind."
Thomas Jefferson
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."
Dalai Lama
"It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come." Dalai Lama

~A Simple But True Happiness Quote~

"Happiness is found in doing, not merely possessing." Napoleon Hill

"Happiness and moral duty are inseparably connected." George Washington

"Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present." Jim Rohn 

"Love is trembling happiness." Kahlil Gibran 

"The U. S. Constitution doesn't guarantee happiness, only the pursuit of it. You have to catch up with it yourself." Benjamin Franklin 

"Money has never made man happy, nor will it, there is nothing in its nature to produce happiness. The more of it one has the more one wants." Benjamin Franklin 

"Marriage is the most natural state of man, and...the state in which you will find solid happiness." Benjamin Franklin 

"There are people who can do all fine and heroic things, but one-keep from telling their happiness to the unhappy." Mark Twain 

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"God cannot give us a happiness and peace apart from Himself, because it is not there. There is no such thing." C. S. Lewis 

"Affection is responsible for nine-tenths of whatever solid and durable happiness there is in our lives." C. S. Lewis 

"Never permit a dichotomy to rule your life, a dichotomy in which you hate what you do so you can have the pleasure in your spare time. Look for a situation in which your work will give you as much happiness as your spare time." Pablo Picasso 

"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 

"It's the most unhappy people who most fear change." Mignon McLaughlin

"Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self-gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose."
Helen Keller
"No one has a right to consume happiness without producing it."
Helen Keller
"No matter how dull, or how mean, or how wise a man is, he feels that happiness is his indisputable right." Helen Keller

"Happiness doesn't depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude." Dale Carnegie 

"Happiness depends upon ourselves." Aristotle 

"Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get." Dale Carnegie 

"Are you bored with life? Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours." Dale Carnegie 

"Remember happiness doesn't depend upon who you are or what you have; it depends solely on what you think." Dale Carnegie 

"The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping." Dale Carnegie

"There is no value in life except what you choose to place upon it and no happiness in any place except what you bring to it yourself."
Henry David Thoreau
"Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give."
Eleanor Roosevelt

"Happiness is that state of consciousness which proceeds from the achievement of one's values." Ayn Rand

"The happiness of society is the end of government." John Adams 

~Another Great Happiness Quote~

"Wealth, like happiness, is never attained when sought after directly. It comes as a by-product of providing a useful service." Henry Ford 

"There is joy in work. There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something." Henry Ford 

"Our object in the construction of the state is the greatest happiness of the whole, and not that of any one class." Plato 

~A Happiness Quote For Dog Lovers~

"God will prepare everything for our perfect happiness in heaven, and if it takes my dog being there, I believe he'll be there." Billy Graham 

"Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory."
Norman Vincent Peale
"Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know."
Ernest Hemingway

~Sometimes I Agree With This Happiness Quote~

"The only thing that could spoil a day was people. People were always the limiters of happiness except for the very few that were as good as spring itself."
Ernest Hemingway

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