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Quotes for: happiness




I have decided to be happy because it's good for my health.
Voltaire - Letter to the Abbé Trublet  



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

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A happy life, therefore, is one which is in accordance with its own nature.
Seneca - De Vita Beata  






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



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




Happiness is sometimes hidden in the unknown.
Victor Hugo - Les deux trouvailles de Gallus  



Happiness is sometimes hidden in the unknown.




To be happy, we must consider the happiness of another.
Gaston Bachelard - La Psychanalyse du feu  



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




Happiness is not easily won; it is hard to find it in ourselves and impossible to find it elsewhere.
Nicolas Chamfort - Maximes et pensées  






When you are happy, there is still much to be done: to comfort others.
Jules Renard  






The effort we make to be happy is never lost.
Émile-Auguste Chartier, known as Alain - Propos sur le bonheur  






A quiet and modest life brings more joy than a pursuit of success bound with constant unrest.
Albert Einstein  






Whoever is happy will make others happy too.
Anne Frank - The Diary of a Young Girl  



Whoever is happy will make others happy too.




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



Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.




We should laugh before being happy, for fear of dying without having laughed.
Jean de La Bruyere - Les Caractères  



We should laugh before being happy, for fear of dying without having laughed.




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






My happiness is to increase other people's. To be happy myself I need the happiness of all.
André Gide - Fruits of the Earth  






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  






If you want to understand the meaning of happiness, you must see it as a reward and not as a goal.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery - Citadelle  






My happiness should justify existence itself!
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Thus Spoke Zarathustra  






When man is happy, he is in harmony with himself and his environment.
Oscar Wilde - The soul of man under socialism  



When man is happy, he is in harmony with himself and his environment.




There is no happiness without courage, nor virtue without struggle.
Jean-Jacques Rousseau - Emile, or On Education  






Happiness belongs to the self-sufficient.
Aristotle  






The world of the happy man is a different one from that of the unhappy man.
Ludwig Wittgenstein - Tractatus Logico-philosophicus  






Think of all the beauty in yourself and in everything around you and be happy.
Anne Frank  






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






We should try to be happy, just to set an example.
Jacques Prévert  






Happy is he who can forget what cannot be anymore changed.
Johann Strauss II  






We are never so happy or so unhappy as we suppose.
François de La Rochefoucauld - Reflections, or Sentences and Moral Maxims  






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






If we only wanted to be happy, it would be easy; but we want to be happier than other people, and that is almost always difficult, since we think them happier than they are.
Charles de Montesquieu - Persian Letters  






Recommend virtue to your children it alone, not money, can make them happy. I speak from experience.
Ludwig van Beethoven  






Now and then it's good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy.
Guillaume Apollinaire  










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