25 Awesome Happiness Quotes

Happiness is a feeling that you yourself can create from within. If you are feeling unhappy right now, then chances are, you have set up some rules that might be a bit too unreasonable.

If you make it easy to be happy, you will experience this feeling a lot more frequently. You don’t need loads of money or trophies to be happy. You can be happy just to be able to wake up in the morning. These quotes will brighten your day and move your mindset in a positive direction.


Happy Quotes Make Happy People

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

2. Action may not always bring happiness; but there is no happiness without action – Benjamin Disraeli

3. Affection is responsible for nine-tenths of whatever solid and durable happiness there is in our lives. – C. S. Lewis

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

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

6. Don’t wait around for other people to be happy for you. Any happiness you get you’ve got to make yourself. – Alice Walker

7. Even if happiness forgets you a little bit, never completely forget about it. – Jacques Prévert

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

9. Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness. – Euripides

10. Future. That period of time in which our affairs prosper, our friends are true and our happiness is assured. – Ambrose Bierce

11. Happiness depends upon ourselves. – Aristotle

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

13. Happiness is a warm puppy. – Charles M. Schulz

14. Happiness is never stopping to think if you are. – Palmer Sondreal

15. Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions. – Dalai Lama XIV

16. Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony. – Mahatma Gandhi

17. If you want to be happy, be. – Leo Tolstoy

18. It is only possible to live happily ever after on a daily basis. – Margaret Bonanno

19. 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. – Dale Carnegie

20. Most people are about as happy as they make up their minds to be. – Abraham Lincoln

21. Most people would rather be certain they’re miserable, than risk being happy. – Robert Anthony

22. One of the secrets of a happy life is continuous small treats. – Iris Murdoch

23. People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be. – Abraham Lincoln

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

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

For those really looking for a happiness boost, check out this monster list of quotes.

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