What Is Happiness? 20 Inspirational Quotes
compiled by Colleen Moulding
Happiness is a butterfly, which, when pursued, is always just
beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may
alight upon you.
You can't change the past, and you can ruin a perfectly good
present, by worrying about the future.
Cut not the wings of your dreams, for they are the heartbeat
and the freedom of your soul. Flavia
A smile is curve that sets everything straight.
Laughter is the shortest distance between two people
Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit
family in another city.
Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill
of creative effort.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
The grand essentials to happiness in this life are something
to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
Nobody really cares if you're miserable, so you might as
well be happy.
Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart.
Be happy while you're living, for you're a long time dead.
Celebrate the happiness that friends are always giving,
make every day a holiday and celebrate just living.
Happiness is like jam. You can't spread even a little without
getting some on yourself.
There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease
about things which are beyond the power of our will. Epictetus
Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the
charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.
The happiness of life is made up of minute fractions - the
soon-forgotten charities of a kiss or smile, a kind look or
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
The greatest happiness that you can have is knowing that you
do not necessarily require happiness.
The world is so full of a number of things,
I'm sure we should all be as happy as kings
A Child's Garden Of Verses
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within
yourself, in your way of thinking.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
The 14th Dalai Lama
compiled by Colleen Moulding
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