Books At Glance
Quotable Quotes Happiness


S/No. Quotable Quotes Authors
1. Everyone chases after happiness, not noticing that happiness is right at their heels. Bertolt Brecht
2. Happiness does not lie in happiness, but in the achievement of it. Fyodor Dostoevsky
3. When what we are is what we want to be, that's happiness. Malcolm Forbes
4. The person born with a talent they are meant to use will find their greatest happiness in using it. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
5. Now and then it's good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy. Guillaume Apollinaire
6. It is neither wealth nor splendor; but tranquility and occupation which give you happiness. Thomas Jefferson
7. Happiness is an inside job. William Arthur Ward
8. To be without some of the things you want is an indispensable part of happiness. Bertrand Russell
9. Nothing brings me more happiness than trying to help the most vulnerable people in society. It is a goal and an essential part of my life - a kind of destiny. Whoever is in distress can call on me. I will come running wherever they are. Princess Diana
10. Satisfaction of one's curiosity is one of the greatest sources of happiness in life. Linus Pauling
11. Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory. Albert Schweitzer
12. Happiness is the only good. The time to be happy is now. The place to be happy is here. The way to be happy is to make others so. Robert Green Ingersoll
13. An effort made for the happiness of others lifts above ourselves. Lydia M. Child
14. Happy is the man who has broken the chains which hurt the mind, and has given up worrying once and for all. Ovid
15. The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom. Arthur Schopenhauer
16. Remember that the happiest people are not those getting more, but those giving more. H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
17. The Constitution only gives people the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it yourself. Benjamin Franklin
18. If you want to be happy, be. Leo Tolstoy
19. Happiness is not a matter of intensity but of balance, order, rhythm and harmony. Thomas Merton
20. Happiness... consists in giving, and in serving others. Henry Drummond
21. Future. That period of time in which our affairs prosper, our friends are true and our happiness is assured. Ambrose Bierce
22. There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will. Epictetus
23. But what is happiness except the simple harmony between a man and the life he leads? Albert Camus
24. 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
25. True happiness comes from the joy of deeds well done, the zest of creating things new. Antoine de Saint-Exupery
26. Achievement of your happiness is the only moral purpose of your life, and that happiness, not pain or mindless self-indulgence, is the proof of your moral integrity, since it is the proofand the result of your loyalty to the achievement of your values. Ayn Rand
27. Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open. John Barrymore
28. Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be. Abraham Lincoln
29. Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony Mahatma Gandhi
30. There is only one happiness in this life, to love and be loved. George Sand


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