Happiness

Ayn Rand
“Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.” — Ayn Rand
Wayne Gretzky
“Procrastination is one of the most common and deadliest of diseases and its toll on success and happiness is heavy.” — Wayne Gretzky
Naval Ravikant
“This is such a short and precious life that it's really important that you don't spend it being unhappy.” — Naval Ravikant
Bette Midler
“The worst part of success is trying to find someone who is happy for you.” — Bette Midler
Thich Nhat Hanh
“There is no way to happiness - happiness is the way.” — Thich Nhat Hanh
Naval Ravikant
“Every second you have on this planet is very precious and it's your responsibility that you're happy.” — Naval Ravikant
Mahatma Gandhi
“Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.” — Mahatma Gandhi
Alexandre Dumas
“I am not proud, but I am happy; and happiness blinds, I think, more than pride.” — Alexandre Dumas
Brian Tracy
“Happiness comes when you believe in what you are doing, know what you are doing, and love what you are doing.” — Brian Tracy
Zen Proverb
“Unhappiness enters through a door that has been left open.” — Zen Proverb
Jonathan Swift
“Every day is an opportunity to a make a new happy ending.” — Jonathan Swift
Bob Marley
“Just because you are happy it does not mean that the day is perfect but that you have looked beyond its imperfections.” — Bob Marley
Paramahansa Yogananda
“Be as simple as you can be; you will be astonished to see how uncomplicated and happy your life can become.” — Paramahansa Yogananda
Roy T. Bennett
“If you want to be happy, do not dwell in the past, do not worry about the future, focus on living fully in the present.” — Roy T. Bennett
Nicolas Chamfort
“Pleasure can be supported by an illusion; but happiness rests upon truth. ” — Nicolas Chamfort
Aristotle
“Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.” — Aristotle
Zig Ziglar
“The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what you want most for what you want right now.” — Zig Ziglar
Denis Waitley
“Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed.” — Denis Waitley
Mother Teresa
“Be happy in the moment, that's enough. Each moment is all we need, not more.” — Mother Teresa
W.p. Kinsella
“Success is getting what you want, happiness is wanting what you get.” — W.P. Kinsella
Albus Dumbledore
“Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.” — Albus Dumbledore
Roy T. Bennett
“Don't waste your time in anger, regrets, worries, and grudges. Life is too short to be unhappy.” — Roy T. Bennett
Sathya Sai Baba
“The secret of happiness is not in doing what you like but in liking what you have to do.” — Sathya Sai Baba
Epictetus
“There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power or our will.” — Epictetus
Dalai Lama
“Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.” — Dalai Lama
Celestine Chua
“Every moment you get is a gift. Spend it on things that matter. Don't spend it by dwelling on unhappy things.” — Celestine Chua
Paramahansa Yogananda
“If you want to be sad, no one in the world can make you happy. But if you make up your mind to be happy, no one and nothing on earth can take that happiness from you.” — Paramahansa Yogananda
Naval Ravikant
“Happiness is a choice and a skill and you can dedicate yourself to learning that skill and making that choice.” — Naval Ravikant
Denis Waitley
“Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace and gratitude.” — Denis Waitley
Eric Hoffer
“The search for happiness is one of the chief sources of unhappiness.” — Eric Hoffer
Eric Hoffer
“You can never get enough of what you don't need to make you happy.” — Eric Hoffer
Anne Frank
“Whoever is happy will make others happy too.” — Anne Frank
Steve Maraboli
“Happiness is not the absence of problems, it's the ability to deal with them.” — Steve Maraboli
Zhuangzi
“Happiness is the absence of the striving for happiness.” — Zhuangzi
Herodotus
“The saddest aspect of life is that there is no one on earth whose happiness is such that he won't sometimes wish he were dead rather than alive.” — Herodotus
Richard Bach
“If your happiness depends on what somebody else does, I guess you do have a problem.” — Richard Bach
Brian Tracy
“Your happiness is what truly matters most. Do what you have to do in order to be happy.” — Brian Tracy
George Bernard Shaw
“Just do what must be done. This may not be happiness but it is greatness.” — George Bernard Shaw
Thich Nhat Hanh
“The present moment is filled with joy and happiness. If you are attentive, you will see it.” — Thich Nhat Hanh
Audrey Hepburn
“The most important thing is to enjoy your life, to be happy, it's all that matters.” — Audrey Hepburn
Roy T. Bennett
“Take responsibility of your own happiness, never put it in other people's hands.” — Roy T. Bennett
Robert Greene
“If the happiness and prosperity of other people depend on you, you have nothing to fear anymore.” — Robert Greene
Dalai Lama
“If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.” — Dalai Lama
Charles Spurgeon
“It is not how much we have, but how much we enjoy, that makes happiness.” — Charles Spurgeon
Sydney Smith
“When you rise in the morning, form a resolution to make the day a happy one for a fellow creature.” — Sydney Smith
Hans Christian Andersen
“To be of use to the world is the only way to be happy.” — Hans Christian Andersen
Maxime Lagace
“Don't seek, don't avoid, don't expect. Take what comes and be happy.” — Maxime Lagace
Ralph Marston
“Happiness is a choice, not a result. Nothing will make you happy until you choose to be happy.” — Ralph Marston
Richard Bach
“I do not exist to impress the world. I exist to live my life in a way that will make me happy.” — Richard Bach
Eckhart Tolle
“The primary cause of unhappiness is never the situation but your thoughts about it.” — Eckhart Tolle

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