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134+ EXCLUSIVE Happiness Quotes That Make You Happy

You deserve more joy and well-being in your life. Being happy at the moment is an important part of the experience of fulfillment. Timeless happiness quotes will help you to live a happy life by lifting your mood and improving your outlook.

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Happiness Quotes

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

Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened. ― Dr. Seuss

The purpose of our lives is to be happy. ― Dalai Lama

Happiness is a state of mind. It’s just according to the way you look at things. ― Walt Disney

The only thing that will make you happy is being happy with who you are, and not who people think you are. ― Goldie Hawn

Happiness is not doing fun things. Happiness is doing meaningful things. ― Maxime Lagacé

Happiness is the art of never holding in your mind the memory of any unpleasant thing that has passed.

For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness. ― Ralph Waldo Emerson

Embrace the glorious mess that you are. ― Elizabeth Gilbert

Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy. ― Anne Frank

The talent for being happy is appreciating and liking what you have, instead of what you don’t have. ― Woody Allen

To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others. ― Albert Camus

Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own. ― Robert A. Heinlein

Wine is constant proof that God loves us and loves to see us happy. ― Benjamin Franklin

Happiness is not a goal…it’s a by-product of a life well-lived. ― Eleanor Roosevelt

The art of being happy lies in the power of extracting happiness from common things. ― Henry Ward Beecher

We all live with the objective of being happy; our lives are all different and yet the same. ― Anne Frank

Folks are usually about as happy as they make their minds up to be. ― Abraham Lincoln

Being happy never goes out of style. ― Lilly Pulitzer

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

Time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time. ― Marthe Troly-Curtin

Happiness is the best makeup. ― Drew Barrymore

A calm and modest life brings more happiness than the pursuit of success combined with constant restlessness. ― Albert Einstein

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

Doing what you like is freedom. Liking what you do is happiness. ― Frank Tyger

It’s a helluva start, being able to recognize what makes you happy. ― Lucille Ball

It’s so hard to forget pain, but it’s even harder to remember sweetness. We have no scar to show for happiness. We learn so little from peace. ― Chuck Palahniuk

Roll with the punches and enjoy every minute of it. ― Meghan Markle

If you find serenity and happiness, some may be jealous. Be happy anyway. ― Mother Teresa

There is only one happiness in this life, to love and be loved. ― George Sand

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

Don’t underestimate the value of Doing Nothing, of just going along, listening to all the things you can’t hear, and not bothering. ― Winnie the Pooh

Best Happy Quotes That Will Bring You Happiness

  • My greatest beauty secret is being happy with myself. I don’t use special creams or treatments – I’ll use a little bit of everything. It’s a mistake to think you are what you put on yourself. I believe that a lot of how you look is to do with how you feel about yourself and your life. Happiness is the greatest beauty secret. ― Tina Turner
  • Don’t rely on someone else for your happiness and self-worth. Only you can be responsible for that. If you can’t love and respect yourself – no one else will be able to make that happen. Accept who you are – completely; the good and the bad – and make changes as YOU see fit – not because you think someone else wants you to be different. ― Stacey Charter
  • Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know. ― Ernest Hemingway
  • Happiness consists more in small conveniences or pleasures that occur every day, than in great pieces of good fortune that happen but seldom to a man in the course of his life. ― Benjamin Franklin
  • 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
  • There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will. ― Epictetus
  • Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony. ― Mahatma Gandhi
  • If you want to be happy, be. ― Leo Tolstoy
  • Every day is a new day, and you’ll never be able to find happiness if you don’t move on. ― Carrie Underwood
  • Happiness radiates like the fragrance from a flower and draws all good things towards you. ― Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
  • If you want to be happy, set a goal that commands your thoughts, liberates your energy, and inspires your hopes. ― Andrew Carnegie
  • We tend to forget that happiness doesn’t come as a result of getting something we don’t have, but rather of recognizing and appreciating what we do have. ― Frederick Keonig
  • 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
  • Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come without leaving happier. ― Mother Teresa
  • Do not set aside your happiness. Do not wait to be happy in the future. The best time to be happy is always now. ― Roy T. Bennett
  • Be believing, be happy, don’t get discouraged. Things will work out. ― Gordon B. Hinckley
  • One of the keys to happiness is a bad memory. ― Rita Mae Brown
  • Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy. ― Thich Nhat Hanh
  • There’s nothing like deep breaths after laughing that hard. Nothing in the world like a sore stomach for the right reasons. ― Stephen Chbosky
  • The thing everyone should realize is that the key to happiness is being happy by yourself and for yourself. ― Ellen DeGeneres
  • Happiness doesn’t depend on any external conditions; it is governed by our mental attitude. ― Dale Carnegie

Most Inspiring Happiness Quotes That Will Brighten Up Your Life

  • The key to being happy is knowing you have the power to choose what to accept and what to let go. ― Dodinsky
  • Happiness comes from peace. Peace comes from indifference. ― Naval Ravikant
  • Perhaps they are not stars, but rather openings in heaven where the love of our lost ones pours through and shines down upon us to let us know they are happy. ― Eskimo Proverb
  • Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad. ― Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  • Simplicity makes me happy. ― Alicia Keys
  • Others may know pleasure, but pleasure is not happiness. It has no more importance than a shadow following a man. ― Muhammad Ali
  • Talking about someone who makes you happy actually makes you happy. ― Elizabeth Scott
  • To be kind to all, to like many and love a few, to be needed and wanted by those we love, is certainly the nearest we can come to happiness. ― Mary Stuart
  • Happiness is not something readymade. It comes from your own actions. ― Dalai Lama XIV
  • Happiness is the secret to all beauty. There is no beauty without happiness. ― Christian Dior
  • You deserve to be happy. You deserve to live a life you are excited about. Don’t let others make you forget that.
  • Happy is entirely up to you and always has been. ― Janette Rallison
  • We don’t laugh because we’re happy – we’re happy because we laugh. ― William James
  • There are more things to alarm us than to harm us, and we suffer more often in apprehension than reality. ― Seneca
  • Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears. ― John Lennon
  • Independence is happiness. ― Susan B. Anthony
  • Cry. Forgive. Learn. Move on. Let your tears water the seeds of your future happiness. ― Steve Maraboli
  • Now and then it’s good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy. ― Guillaume Apollinaire
  • If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world. ― J.R.R. Tolkien
  • Happy people plan actions, they don’t plan results. ― Dennis Waitley
  • They say a person needs just three things to be truly happy in this world: someone to love, something to do, and something to hope for. ― Tom Bodett
  • The most important thing is to enjoy your life—to be happy—it’s all that matters. ― Audrey Hepburn
  • The only joy in the world is to begin. ― Cesare Pavese
  • Happiness is a warm puppy. ― Charles M. Schulz
  • The habit of being happy enables one to be freed, or largely freed, from the domination of outward conditions. ― Robert Louis Stevenson
  • Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go ― Oscar Wilde
  • You cannot protect yourself from sadness without protecting yourself from happiness. ― Jonathan Safran Foer
  • When one door of happiness closes, another opens, but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us. ― Helen Keller
  • It isn’t what you have or who you are or where you are or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about it. ― Dale Carnegie
  • True happiness arises, in the first place, from the enjoyment of one’s self. ― Joseph Addison

Famous Happy Quotes That Will Make You Smile

  • Happiness, not in another place but this place…not for another hour, but this hour. ― Walt Whitman
  • Nobody can be uncheered with a balloon ― Winnie the Pooh
  • No medicine cures what happiness cannot. ― Gabriel García Márquez
  • Happiness? That’s nothing more than health and a poor memory. ― Albert Schweitzer
  • Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful. ― Herman Cain
  • Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit family in another city. ― George Burns
  • What you do not want done to yourself, do not do to others. ― Confucius
  • Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom. ― Marcel Proust
  • It’s the moments that I stopped just to be, rather than do, that have given me true happiness. ― Richard Branson
  • I am very happy because I have conquered myself and not the world. I am very happy because I have loved the world and not myself. ― Sri Chinmoy
  • There is only one cause of unhappiness: the false beliefs you have in your head, beliefs so widespread, so commonly held, that it never occurs to you to question them. ― Anthony de Mello
  • The only way to find true happiness is to risk being completely cut open. ― Chuck Palahniuk
  • You can’t be happy unless you’re unhappy sometimes.” ― Lauren Oliver
  • 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 depends upon ourselves. ― Aristotle
  • Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness. ― Bertrand Russell
  • People don’t notice whether it’s winter or summer when they’re happy. ― Anton Chekhov
  • It is more fitting for a man to laugh at life than to lament over it. ― Seneca
  • Sanity and happiness are an impossible combination. ― Mark Twain
  • The reason people find it so hard to be happy is that they always see the past better than it was, the present worse than it is, and the future less resolved than it will be. ― Marcel Pagnol
  • If men would consider not so much wherein, they differ, as wherein they agree, there would be far less of uncharitableness and angry feeling in the world. ― Joseph Addison
  • Happiness is not in the mere possession of money; it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort. ― Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • The pleasure which we most rarely experience gives us greatest delight. ― Epictetus
  • It’s been my experience that you can nearly always enjoy things if you make up your mind firmly that you will. ― L.M. Montgomery
  • Happiness is acceptance.
  • The secret of happiness is not in doing what one likes, but in liking what one does. ― James M. Barrie
  • We begin from the recognition that all beings cherish happiness and do not want suffering. It then becomes both morally wrong and pragmatically unwise to pursue only one’s own happiness oblivious to the feelings and aspirations of all others who surround us as members of the same human family. The wiser course is to think of others when pursuing our own happiness. ― Dalai Lama

Cute Being Happy Sayings About Life, Love and Happiness

  • Most people would rather be certain they’re miserable, than risk being happy. ― Dr. Robert Anthony
  • The unhappy derive comfort from the misfortunes of others. ― Aesop
  • For many men, the acquisition of wealth does not end their troubles, it only changes them. ― Seneca
  • A table, a chair, a bowl of fruit and a violin; what else does a man need to be happy? ― Albert Einstein
  • The most beautiful people we have known are those who have known defeat, known suffering, known struggle, known loss, and have found their way out of the depths. These persons have an appreciation, a sensitivity and an understanding of life that fills them with compassions, gentleness, and a deep loving concern. Beautiful people do not just happen. ― Elizabeth Kubler-Ross
  • Happiness is a state of activity. ― Aristotle
  • 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
  • Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated. ― Confucius
  • The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom. ― Arthur Schopenhauer
  • Men spend their lives in anticipations, in determining to be vastly happy at some period when they have time. But the present time has one advantage over every other – it is our own. Past opportunities are gone, future have not come. We may lay in a stock of pleasures, as we would lay in a stock of wine; but if we defer the tasting of them too long, we shall find that both are soured by age. ― Charles Caleb Colton
  • Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence. ― Aristotle
  • Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be. ― Abraham Lincoln
  • Each morning when I open my eyes, I say to myself: I, not events, have the power to make me happy or unhappy today. I can choose which it shall be. Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn’t arrived yet. I have just one day, today, and I’m going to be happy in it. ― Groucho Marx
  • The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up. ― Mark Twain
  • If only we’d stop trying to be happy, we could have a pretty good time. ― Edith Wharton
  • Nobody really cares if you’re miserable, so you might as well be happy. ― Cynthia Nelms
  • Indeed, man wishes to be happy even when he so lives as to make happiness impossible. ― St. Augustine
  • Happiness is like a butterfly which, when pursued, is always beyond our grasp, but, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you. ― Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • One of the biggest challenges in trying to be happy right now isn’t that we don’t know how to be happy. It’s mostly that we just don’t do it. We don’t make the time for happiness, for peace, and for overall joy in our life. ― Kumar Anupam
  • One of the simplest ways to stay happy is by letting go of the things that make you sad. ― Tinku Razoria
  • You can never be really happy if you keep holding to those bad memories which makes you sad. ― Anurag Prakash
  • Happiness is not defined by any circumstance, condition, or person. You need not tie your happiness to anything. The choice to be happy is always yours to make. Make that choice and cultivate a happy spirit. ― Dr Anil Kr Sinha
  • Happiness is a choice you cannot choose what happens, but you can choose your reaction to it and be Happy.

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