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Every gift from a friend is a wish for your happiness. --Richard Bach (in The Gift That Matters)

Happiness is not a goal; it is a by-product. --Eleanor Roosevelt (in What Are The Secrets To A Happy Life? )

It is not how much we have, but how much we enjoy, that makes happiness. --Charles H. Spurgeon (in Material World: A Global Family Portrait)

Aiming thus at something else, they find happiness by the way. --John Stuart Mill (in What Does Happiness Conceal?)

Happiness is a warm puppy. --Charles M. Schulz (in An Act of Dog: An Artist's Effort To Foster Compassion)

It is not how much we have, but how much we enjoy, that makes happiness. --Charles Spurgeon (in Which Countries Are The Happiest?)

It is not how much we have, but how much we enjoy, that makes happiness. --Charles Spurgeon (in The Gift of Being Sincerely Enthusiastic)

The best way to multiply happiness is to share it with others. --Unknown (in The World's Happiest Man on Altruism)

All who would win joy, must share it; happiness was born a twin. --Lord Byron (in Untitled)

Optimist: Person who travels on nothing from nowhere to happiness. --Mark Twain (in The 3 A's of Awesome)

Happiness is the soul's joy in the possession of the intangible. --William Jordan (in Cake But No Presents Please)

Happiness is a continuous creative activity. --Baba Amte (in What Makes Us Happy?)

Happiness can only be found if you free yourself from all other distractions. --Saul Bellow (in 15 Things You Should Give Up To Be Happy)

The happiness of love is in action; its test is what one is willing to do for others. --Lew Wallace (in My Daughter's Noble Sacrifice)

Be happy with what you have and are, be generous with both, and you won't have to hunt for happiness. --William E. Gladstone (in 25 Choices that Lead to Happiness)

Rules for happiness: something to do, someone to love, something to hope for. --Immanuel Kant (in The Secrets to a Happy Life)

Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions. --Dalai Lama (in 5 Things Science Says Will Make You Happier)

All who joy would win must share it. Happiness was born a Twin. --Lord Byron (in Meredith's Joy Jars)

Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions. --Dalai Lama (in The Power of Meaning: Crafting a Life That Matters)

This is happiness...to be dissolved into something complete and great. --Willa Cather (in Gardening and the Secret of Happiness)

Now and then it's good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy. --Guillaume Apollinaire (in Do Good To Fly Free)

Happiness is not a station you arrive at, but a manner of traveling. --Margaret Lee Runbeck (in This Is Your Brain On Happiness)

To find out what one is fitted to do, and to secure an opportunity to do it, is the key to happiness. --John Dewey (in Three Secrets To A Happy Workplace)

Joy and happiness are the indicators of balance in a human machine. --Walter Russell (in The World's Happiest People)

The answer lies within ourselves. If we can't find peace and happiness there, it's not going to come from the outside. --Tenzin Palmo (in Tenzin Palmo: Cave in the Snow)

Happiness is not the absence of problems but the ability to deal with them. --Jack Brown (in 4 Ways to a Happier Workday)

Happiness is not a state to arrive at, but a manner of traveling. --Margaret Lee Runbeck (in 10 Keys to Happier Living)

Happiness is not a state to arrive at, but a manner of traveling. --Margaret Lee Runbeck (in Happiness: Getting Our Priorities Straight)

Happiness is a skill. It requires effort and time. --Andrew Weil (in How to Be Happy: The Fine Print)

Giving brings happiness at every stage of its expression. --The Buddha (in The Generosity Paradox)

The present moment is filled with joy and happiness. If you are attentive, you will see it. --Thich Nhat Hanh (in Why The Capacity For Boredom Is A Good Thing)

Those only are happy who have their minds fixed on some object other than their own happiness. --John Stuart Mill (in Does Trying To Be Happy Make Us Unhappy?)

Our happiness comes not as a goal, but as a byproduct of engaging in honesty with ourselves. --Susan David (in Breaking Free from the Tyranny of Positivity)

As we lose ourselves in the service of others, we discover our own lives and our own happiness. --Dieter F. Uchtdorf (in Nipun Mehta on What It Means to Serve)

Indeed, man wishes to be happy even when he so lives as to make happiness impossible. --St. Augustine (in Practicing the Science of Happiness)

Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give. --Eleanor Roosevelt (in A Child Entrepreneur Gives Back)

Happiness is that state of consciousness which proceeds from the achievement of one's values. --Ayn Rand (in Like Water From a Hummingbird)

The happiness of a man in this life does not consist in the absence but in the mastery of his passions. --Alfred Lord Tennyson (in Debunking the Myths of Happiness)

Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give. --Eleanor Roosevelt (in How to Make Giving Feel Good)

The key to success, the key to happiness, is opening your mind and your heart to love. ---John Legend- (in All In On Love)

The secret of happiness is, find something more important than you are dedicate your life to it. --Daniel Dennet (in Rethinking the Placebo Effect)

True happiness is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose. --Helen Keller (in An Olympic Hero)

The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance; the wise grows it under his feet. --James Openheim (in Untitled)

It is pretty hard to tell what does bring happiness; poverty and wealth have both failed. --Kin Hubbard (in Untitled)

Happy people learn that happiness, like sweat, is a by-product of activity. --Frank Pittman III (in Beyond the Paycheck)

The secret of happiness, you see, is not found in seeking more, but in developing the capacity to enjoy less. --Socrates (in The Dean Who Lives In A Dumpster)

Human beings are wired to care and give and it's probably our best route to happiness.
--Dacher Keltner
(in What Science Taught Me About Gratitude, Compassion & Awe)

The ultimate source of happiness is not money and power, but warm-heartedness. --Dalai Lama (in Muhammad Yunus: Revolutionized Banking)

We normally strive to acquire happiness for ourselves and to eliminate our own sufferings, but if we were to take the same responsibility for others as we do for ourselves, we would be pricelessly valuable. --Dalai Lama (in Untitled)

Happiness is neither virtue nor pleasure nor this thing nor that but simply growth. We are happy when we are growing. --Willliam Butler Yeats (in 49 Up: Ongoing Portraits of Life)


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