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Bertrand Russell

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Biography - Bertrand Russell:

British philosopher, logician and mathematician.
Born: 1872 - Died: 1970
Period:
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: United Kingdom
United Kingdom

Quote

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




Translation  

Translation

(German, French, Italian, Spanish)


German
Unbedingt mit zum Glück gehört, manches, was man möchte, nicht zu haben.”
Bertrand Russell

French
Se passer de certaines choses que l'on désire est un élément indispensable au bonheur.”
Bertrand Russell

Italian
La mancanza di qualcosa che si desidera è una parte indispensabile della felicità.”

Spanish
Carecer de algunas de las cosas que uno desea es condición indispensable de la felicidad.”




See also  

See also...



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Very little is needed to make a happy life.”
Marcus Aurelius - Meditations

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He has what he desires who can limit his desires to what is enough.”
Publilius Syrus - Sentences

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Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.”
Tenzin Gyatso, 14th Dalai Lama

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If it be true that a man is rich who wants nothing, a wise man is a very rich man.”
Jean de La Bruyere - Les Caractères

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All that is mine I carry with me.”
Seneca - Epistulae morales ad Lucilium

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Who lives content with little possesses everything.”
Nicolas Boileau-Despréaux




Quotes

Quotes about happiness:



Quotes for: happiness

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I have decided to be happy because it's good for my health.”
Voltaire - Letter to the Abbé Trublet
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Happiness is sometimes hidden in the unknown.”
Victor Hugo - Les deux trouvailles de Gallus
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To be happy, we must consider the happiness of another.”
Gaston Bachelard - La Psychanalyse du feu
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Create all the happiness you are able to create: remove all the misery you are able to remove.”
Jeremy Bentham
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Of all the things which wisdom provides to make us entirely happy, much the greatest is the possession of friendship.”
Epicurus
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We should laugh before being happy, for fear of dying without having laughed.”
Jean de La Bruyere - Les Caractères
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Bertrand Russell also said...


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I would never die for my beliefs, because I might be wrong.”
Bertrand Russell
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Humankind has become so much one family that we cannot ensure our own prosperity except by ensuring that of everyone else. If you wish to be happy yourself, you must resign yourself to seeing others also happy.”
Bertrand Russell
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To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom.”
Bertrand Russell
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The good life is one inspired by love and guided by knowledge.”
Bertrand Russell
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Language serves not only to express thoughts, but to make possible thoughts which could not exist without it.”
Bertrand Russell - Human Knowledge: Its Scope and Limits
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The fundamental cause of the trouble is that in the modern world the stupid are cocksure while the intelligent are full of doubt.”
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