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Biography - Leo Tolstoy:

Russian writer.
Born: 1828 - Died: 1910
Period:
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: Russian Federation
Russian Federation

If you want to be happy, be.




Translation

Translation

(German, French)



German
Willst du glücklich sein im Leben, dann sei es!

French
Si vous voulez être heureux, soyez-le !




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See also...



I have decided to be happy because it's good for my health.

Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.

Only it takes time to be happy. A lot of time. Happiness, too, is a long patience.




Quotes for: happiness


Quotes

Quotes about happiness:


A happy life, therefore, is one which is in accordance with its own nature.





To be happy, we must consider the happiness of another.





Happiness is sometimes hidden in the unknown.





Create all the happiness you are able to create: remove all the misery you are able to remove.





Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.





Of all the things which wisdom provides to make us entirely happy, much the greatest is the possession of friendship.











Quotes

Leo Tolstoy also said...


Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.





Human wisdom consists in a knowledge of the order in which it is profitable to know things;





All the diversity, all the charm, all the beauty of life are made up of light and shade.





There is no greatness where there is no simplicity, goodness and truth.





Truth must gain ground without violence.





Of all the sciences needful for men, the chief one is the knowledge of how to live, doing as little harm as possible; and of all arts, the most important is that which teaches how to avoid evil, and how to produce good with the least violence.












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