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134+ Happy Quotes To Find True Happiness In Life

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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Top 10 Happy Quotes

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

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 when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony. ― Mahatma Gandhi

quotes about the meaning of true happiness

The most important thing is to enjoy your life, to be happy, it’s all that matters. ― Audrey Hepburn

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

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

quotes about being happy with yourself

Every day is a new day, and you’ll never be able to find happiness if you don’t move on. ― Carrie Underwood

No medicine cures what happiness cannot. ― Gabriel García Márquez

profound happy quotes

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

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

Famous Happiness Quotes

Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness. ― Ayn Rand

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

Love life. Live your life with joy so you may fill the world with joy. Let no one leave your presence without feeling the joy of life. ― Debasish Mridha

motivational quotes for happiness

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

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

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.

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

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

most inspirational happy quotes

With every act of self-care your authentic self gets stronger, and the critical, fearful mind gets weaker. Every act of self-care is a powerful declaration: I am on my side, I am on my side, each day I am more and more on my own side. – Susan Weiss Berry

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

The true secret of happiness lies in the taking a genuine interest in all the details of daily life. ― William Morris

Embrace the glorious mess that you are. ― Elizabeth Gilbert

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

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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

Life is what you make it. So why not make it a beautiful one full of happiness and joy. – Anurag Prakash Ray

The greatest happiness you can have is knowing that you do not necessarily require happiness. ― William Saroyan

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

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

Make peace with yourself before you move forward. Accept yourself, love yourself, and keep moving forward. ― Roy T. Bennett

People should find happiness in the little things, like family. ― Amanda Bynes

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

Carpe diem! Rejoice while you are alive; enjoy the day; live life to the fullest; make the most of what you have. It is later than you think. ― Horace

genuinely happy quotes

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

As people spin faster and faster in the pursuit of merely personal happiness, they become exhausted in the futile effort of chasing themselves. ― Andrew Delbanco

Being happy never goes out of style. ― Lilly Pulitzer

I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge. That myth is more potent than history. That dreams are more powerful than facts. That hope always triumphs over experience. That laughter is the only cure for grief. And I believe that love is stronger than death. — Robert Fulghum

deep quotes about happiness

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

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

Happiness is the best makeup. ― Drew Barrymore

The moments of happiness we enjoy take us by surprise. It is not that we seize them, but that they seize us. ― Ashley Montagu

Mindfulness is about being fully awake in our lives. It is about perceiving the exquisite vividness of each moment. We also gain immediate access to our own powerful inner resources for insight, transformation, and healing. ― Jon Kabat-Zinn

best happy quotes about life

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

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

It’s the easiest thing in the world to be down about anything. I think the body responds to good vibes. — Dave Davies

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

best happy quotes to bring joy into your life

Every situation in life is temporary so, when life is good, make sure you enjoy and receive it fully. And when life isn’t so good, remember that I will not last forever and better days are on the way. ― Jenni Young

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

All happiness or unhappiness solely depends upon the quality of the object to which we are attached by love. ― Baruch Spinoza

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

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Lighten up, just enjoy life, smile more, laugh more, and don’t get so worked up about things. — Kenneth Branagh

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

Always remember the proverb: “This too shall pass.” Your negative feelings won’t last forever, there’s a light at the end of every tunnel. It might not happen today or tomorrow, but you’ll feel better eventually. ― Paulo Coelho

Happiness consists more in conveniences of pleasure that occur everyday than in great pieces of good fortune that happen but seldom. ― Benjamin Franklin

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

Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination. ― Immanuel Kant

Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know. ― Ernest Hemingway

You forgive yourself for every failure because you are trying to do the right thing. God knows that and you know it. Nobody else may know it. ― Maya Angelou

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

Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will. – Zig Ziglar

There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will. ― Epictetus

inspirational happy quotes and sayings

To be without some of the things you want is an indispensable part of happiness. ― Bertrand Russell

If you want to be happy, be. ― Leo Tolstoy

It takes courage….to endure the sharp pains of self-discovery rather than choose to take the dull pain of unconsciousness that would last the rest of our lives. — Marianne Williamson

Happiness radiates like the fragrance from a flower and draws all good things towards you. ― Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

Your mind will answer most questions if you learn to relax and wait for the answer. ― William S. Burroughs

If you want to be happy, set a goal that commands your thoughts, liberates your energy, and inspires your hopes. ― Andrew Carnegie

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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

Be thankful for what you have; you’ll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don’t have, you will never, ever have enough. ― Oprah Winfrey

Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come without leaving happier. ― Mother Teresa

The amount of good luck coming your way depends on your willingness to act. – Barbara Sher

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

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To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one’s family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control one’s own mind. If a man can control his mind he can find the way to Enlightenment, and all wisdom and virtue will naturally come to him. ― Buddha

One of the keys to happiness is a bad memory. ― Rita Mae Brown

Zen teaches that if we can open up to the inevitability of our demise, we can begin to transform and lighten up about it. – Allen Klein

Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy. ― Thich Nhat Hanh

Don’t wait for the storms of your life to pass. Learn to dance in the rain. ― Steve Rizzo

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

I believe that positive energy and optimism help us to take up any challenge in life and to succeed in even the most difficult tasks. I also believe that positive energy is contagious: we can transmit it to others. ― Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum

There is some kind of a sweet innocence in being human—in not having to be just happy or just sad—in the nature of being able to be both broken and whole, at the same time. ― C. JoyBell C.

You can look in the mirror and find a million things wrong with yourself. Or you can look in the mirror and think, ‘I feel good, I have my health, and I’m so blessed.’ That’s the way I choose to look at it. ― Isla Fisher

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

I’m always trying to turn things upside down and see if they look any better. ― Tibor Kalman

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

best happiness quotes

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

Keep calm because pain makes you stronger, fear makes you braver and heartbreak makes you wiser. ― Ritu Ghatourey

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

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

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Happiness is not something readymade. It comes from your own actions. ― Dalai Lama XIV

The most important decision you make is to be in a good mood. – Voltaire

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.

Choose to be optimistic, it feels better. ― Dalai Lama XIV

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

Never be in a hurry; do everything quietly and in a calm spirit. Do not lose your inner peace for anything whatsoever, even if your whole world seems upset. – Saint Francis de Sales

There are more things to alarm us than to harm us, and we suffer more often in apprehension than reality. ― Seneca

But looking beautiful isn’t, I think, as important as feeling beautiful. ― Julia Quinn

Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears. ― John Lennon

Independence is happiness. ― Susan B. Anthony

If you have a positive attitude and constantly strive to give your best effort, eventually you will overcome your immediate problems and find you are ready for greater challenges. – Pat Riley

Cry. Forgive. Learn. Move on. Let your tears water the seeds of your future happiness. ― Steve Maraboli

I’m a free spirit. A spirit that evolves. I’m a diamond. I’m just refining it. Polishing it. Glossing it up. ― Simeon Rice

I missed a lot of good times, doing things that I shouldn’t have been doing. There are certain mistakes I’d like to change, but I’m not going to trip on it to hard. ― Jay Adams

Now and then it’s good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy. ― Guillaume Apollinaire

You will enrich your life immeasurably if you approach it with a sense of wonder and discovery, and always challenge yourself to try new things. ― Nate Berkus

If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world. ― J.R.R. Tolkien

famous happiness quotes

Happy people plan actions, they don’t plan results. ― Dennis Waitley

The only joy in the world is to begin. ― Cesare Pavese

We are all equally capable of spiritual awakening. It may not seem that way, at times. Some of us are so caught up in the drama of our day-to-day existence that we have lost track of who we really are. But eventually, all of us will make the discovery of our true nature. ― Victor Shamas

Happiness is a warm puppy. ― Charles M. Schulz

Ultimately, contentment is more a shift in attitude than a change in circumstances. ― Linda Dillow

The habit of being happy enables one to be freed, or largely freed, from the domination of outward conditions. ― Robert Louis Stevenson

Your destiny is to fulfill those things upon which you focus most intently. So, choose to keep your focus on that which is truly magnificent, beautiful, uplifting and joyful. Your life is always moving toward something. – Ralph Marston

Be that self which one truly is. ― Soren Kierkegaard

The secret of happiness is freedom, the secret of freedom is courage. ― Carrie Jones

Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go. ― Oscar Wilde

Don’t take things too seriously, and just chill. — Kailash Kher

You cannot protect yourself from sadness without protecting yourself from happiness. ― Jonathan Safran Foer

I am a bit sassy, with some sarcasm thrown into the mix, but stoic at the same time – and brash. ― Mike Daniels

There is no happiness like that of being loved by your fellow creatures, and feeling that your presence is an addition to their comfort. ― Charlotte Bronte

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

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

Each of the seven chakras are governed by spiritual laws, principles of consciousness that we can use to cultivate greater harmony, happiness, and wellbeing in our lives and in the world. – Deepak Chopra

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

If you want happiness for an hour, take a nap. If you want happiness for a day, go fishing. If you want happiness for a year, inherit a fortune. If you want happiness for a lifetime, help someone else. ― Chinese proverb

Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit family in another city. ― George Burns

There’s always a bittersweet kind of thing, but I feel like everything had to work out the way it is. Everything that had to happen, happened. ― Bruno Mars

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

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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

Life is too short. Grudges are a waste of perfect happiness. Laugh when you can. Apologize when you should and let go of what you can.

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

I like being absurd. Being silly. ― Jimmy Fallon

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

Celebrate life in all its glory – challenge yourself to let the routine sing, and the new dance. ― Maximillian Degenerez

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

happy quotes about life

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

I used to be frustrated about being called bohemian, but I don’t really care now. If that’s what you are, you should celebrate it. ― Alice Temperley

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

I always say that things are meant to be, and everything happens for a reason, so I don’t have any regrets. – Kevin Pietersen

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

Creating memories is a priceless gift. Memories will last a lifetime; things only a short-period of time. ― Alyice Edrich

Happiness is acceptance.

The goal of meditation is not to get rid of thoughts or emotions. The goal is to become more aware of your thoughts and emotions and learn how to move through them without getting stuck. ― Dr. P. Goldin

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

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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

Why not just live in the moment, especially if it has a good beat? ― Goldie Hawn

It’s cool to be different and just be who you are and shock people in a good way. ― Brendon Urie

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

happy quotes and sayings

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

It’s easy to look at the things of this world to solve our challenges and obstacles in life, but when we submit our lives to Christ, His grace, mercy, peace and love will bring true fulfillment to our lives. ― Bethany Hamilton

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

If you give a good thing to the world, then over time your karma will be good, and you’ll receive good. ― Russell Simmons

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

Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living, and your belief will help create the positive life you want.

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

Happiness is being content with what you have, living in freedom and liberty, having a good family life and good friends. ― Divyanka Tripathi

If only we’d stop trying to be happy, we could have a pretty good time. ― Edith Wharton

Nothing else matters except that I have fun, and I’m still having fun. — Quvenzhane Wallis

Yoga began with the first person wanting to be healthy and happy all the time. — Sri Swami Satchidananda

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

happy quotes of the day

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

The success of a holiday depends on what you find for yourself on the spot, not what you bring with you. ― Ellis Peters

We can’t control the world. We can only (barely) control our own reactions to it. Happiness is largely a choice, not a right or entitlement. ― David C. Hill

You can never be really happy if you keep holding to those bad memories which makes you sad. ― Anurag Prakash

Make it a habit to tell people thank you. To express your appreciation, sincerely and without the expectation of anything in return. Truly appreciate those around you, and you’ll soon find many others around you. Truly appreciate life and you’ll find that you have more of it. ― Ralph Marston

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

Life is like a carnival. The cotton candy is all of the sweet things in your life. The carnies are the unwanted junk. The rides represent all of the diversity and choices. And then there is the dunk tank a place where you can get all of your angry out just like your friends when you vent to them. ― Anonymous

Happiness is a choice you cannot choose what happens, but you can choose your reaction to it and be Happy.

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