57+ Best Cheerful Quotes: Exclusive Selection

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Famous Cheerful Quotes

I am determined to be cheerful and happy in whatever situation I may find myself For I have learned that the greater part of our misery or unhappiness is determined not by our circumstance but by our disposition Martha Washington

Dream as if you’ll live forever, live as if you’ll die today James Dean

O Holy Spirit, descend plentifully into my heart. Enlighten the dark corners of this neglected dwelling and scatter their cheerful beams Saint Augustine

Be happy with what you have. Be excited about what you want Alan Cohen

To keep the heart unwrinkled, to be hopeful, kindly, cheerful, reverent that is to triumph over old age Thomas Bailey Aldrich

I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel Maya Angelou

Be cheerful  the problems that worry us most are those that never arrive. Benjamin Franklin

Much of the stress that people feel doesn’t come from having too much to do. It comes from not finishing what they’ve started David Allen

To be seventy years young is sometimes far more cheerful and hopeful than to be forty years old Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.

We forge the chains we wear in life Charles Dickens

Good words are worth much, and cost little George Herbert

If you look to others for fulfillment, you will never be fulfilled. If your happiness depends on money, you will never be happy with yourself. Be content with what you have; rejoice in the way things are. When you realize there is nothing lacking, the world belongs to you Lao Tzu

The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up. Mark Twain

There is no such thing as a problem without a gift for you in its hands. You seek problems because you need their gifts Richard Bach

Never hurry Take plenty of exercise. Always be cheerful Take all the sleep you need. You may expect to be well James Freeman Clarke

Tension is who you think you should be, relaxation is who you are Chinese Proverb

Let us be grateful to people who make us happy, they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom  Marcel Proust

For me it is sufficient to have a corner by my hearth, a book, and a friend, and a nap undisturbed by creditors or grief Fernandez de Andrada

Cheerfulness is the best promoter of health and is as friendly to the mind as to the body Joseph Addison

You cannot judge what should bring others joy, and others cannot judge what should bring you joy Alan Cohen

A cheerful mind is a vigorous mind  Jean de La Fontaine

Our capacity to draw happiness from aesthetic objects or material goods in fact seems critically dependent on our first satisfying a more important range of emotional or psychological needs, among them the need for understanding, for love, expression and respect Alain De Botton

You find yourself refreshed in the presence of cheerful people. Why not make an honest effort to confer that pleasure on others? Half the battle is gained if you never allow yourself to say anything gloomy Lydia M. Child

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

I am still determined to be cheerful and happy in whatever situation I may be Martha Washington

Happiness is not a station you arrive at, but a manner of traveling Margaret Lee Runbeck

There is no personal charm so great as the charm of a cheerful temperament Henry Van Dyke

Security is when everything is settled, when nothing can happen to you; security is the denial of life Germaine Greer

The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness  Michel de Montaigne

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

Laughter is the sensation of feeling good all over and showing it principally in one place Josh Billings

The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quiet, alone with the heavens, nature and God. As long as this exists, and it certainly always will, then there will be comfort for every sorrow, whatever the circumstances may be Anne Frank

I went out to Charing Cross to see Major General Harrison hanged, drawn, and quartered; which was done there, he looking as cheerful as any man could in that condition  Samuel Pepys

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

The sovereign voluntary path to cheerfulness, if our spontaneous cheerfulness be lost, is to sit up cheerfully, to look round cheerfully, and to act and speak as if cheerfulness were already there. If such conduct does not make you soon feel cheerful, nothing else on that occasion can William James

They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety  Ben Franklin

A man can believe a considerable deal of rubbish, and yet go about his daily work in a rational and cheerful manner  Norman Douglas

The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles, but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly Buddha

The sound of the mandolin is a very curious sound because it’s cheerful and melancholy at the same time, and I think it comes from that shadow string, the double strings  Rita Dove

Money is neither my god nor my devil. It is a form of energy that tends to make us more of who we already are, whether it’s greedy or loving Dan Millman

A cheerful face is nearly as good for an invalid as healthy weather  Benjamin Franklin

Blessed are those who can give without remembering and take without forgetting Bernard Meltzer

Cheerfulness and contentment are great beautifiers, and are famous preservers of good looks Charles Dickens

Even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness, and the word happy would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness. It is far better to take things as they come along with patience and equanimity Carl Jung

I always cheer up immensely if an attack is particularly wounding because I think, well, if they attack one personally, it means they have not a single political argument left Margaret Thatcher

If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion Dalai Lama

There is certainly a red for everyone Christian Dior

Happiness is not having what you want. It is appreciating what you have

Music is either sacred or secular. The sacred agrees with its dignity, and here has its greatest effect on life, an effect that remains the same through all ages and epochs. Secular music should be cheerful throughout Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

To live lightheartedly but not recklessly; to be gay without being boisterous; to be courageous without being bold; to show trust and cheerful resignation without fatalism  this is the art of living Jean de La Fontaine

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

Live in rooms full of light. Avoid heavy food. Be moderate in the drinking of wine. Take massages, baths, exercise, and gymnastics. Fight insomnia with gentle rocking or the sound of running water. Change surroundings and take long journeys. Strictly avoid frightening ideas. Indulge in cheerful conversation and amusements. Listen to music Aulus Cornelius Celsus

We can have peace if we let go of wanting to change the past and wanting to control the future Lester Levinson

An ounce of cheerfulness is worth a pound of sadness to serve God with Thomas Fuller

Money doesn’t bring happiness and creativity Your creativity and happiness brings money Sam Rosen