80 Great Quotes To Boost You Happiness Instantly

by - December 04, 2015







Happiness is an inside job, therefore we always need to remind ourselves to be happy, below are some great quotes that will boost your happiness instantly:


1- If you want happiness for an hour -- take a nap. If you want happiness for a day -- go fishing. If you want happiness for a month -- get married. If you want happiness for a year -- inherit a fortune. If you want happiness for a lifetime -- help someone else. -Chinese proverb

2- Happiness will never come to those who fail to appreciate what they already have. -Unknown

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

4- Happiness consists of three things; Someone to love, work to do, and a clear conscience. -Unknown

5- The thing that counts most in the pursuit of happiness is choosing the right companion. -Unknown

6- Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go. -Oscar Wilde





7- Not what you have, but what you see; Not what you see, but what you choose; Not what seems fair, but what is true; Not what you dream, but what you do; Not what you take, but what you give; Not as you pray, but as you live. These are the things that mar or bless The sum of human happiness. -Unknown

8- A person will be just about as happy as they make up their minds to be. -Abraham Lincoln

9- Remember, happiness doesn't depend upon who you are or what you have, it depends solely upon what you think. -Dale Carnegie

10- Happiness depends upon ourselves. -Aristotle

11- The time to be happy is now. The place to be happy is here. The way to be happy is to make others so. -Unknown








12- Our greatest happiness does not depend on the condition of life in which chance has placed us, but is always the result of a good conscience, good health, occupation, and freedom in all just pursuits. -Thomas Jefferson



13- There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will. -Epictetus

14- Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for. -Joseph Addison

15- Happiness is not a reward: it is a consequence. Suffering is not a punishment: it is a result. -Robert Green Ingersoll

16- True happiness consists not in the multitude of friends, but in the worth and choice. -Ben Jonson

17- We are more interested in making others believe we are happy than in trying to be happy ourselves. -François de La Rochefoucauld








18- The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance; The wise grows it under his feet. -Julius Robert Oppenheimer

19- Happiness is not a state to arrive at, rather, a manner of traveling. -Samuel Johnson

20- True happiness arises, in the first place, from the enjoyment of one's self, and in the next, from the friendship and conversation of a few select companions. -Joseph Addison

21- Life's greatest happiness is to be convinced we are loved. -Victor Hugo

22- Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort. -Franklin D. Roosevelt

23- Our happiness depends on the habit of mind we cultivate. So practice happy thinking every day. Cultivate the merry heart, develop the happiness habit, and life will become a continual feast. -Norman Vincent Peale

24- Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness. -George Santayana









25- Happiness is not a possession to be prized. It is a quality of thought, a state of mind. -Dame Daphme du Maurier




26- Happiness is a ball after which we run wherever it rolls, and we push it with our feet when it stops. -Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

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

28- To be happy we must not be too concerned with others. -Albert Camus








29- The man who is born with a talent which he was meant to use finds his greatest happiness in using it. -Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

30- Men who are unhappy, like men who sleep badly, are always proud of the fact. -Bertrand Russell

31- The good life, as I conceive it, is a happy life. I do not mean that if you are good you will be happy; I mean that if you are happy you will be good. -Bertrand Russell

32- The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom. -Arthur Schopenhauer


33- Happiness is good for the body but sorrow strengthens the spirit. -Unknown

34- Happiness is in the heart, not in the circumstances. -Unknown








35- The secret to happiness is not in doing what one likes to do, but in liking what one has to do. -Unknown

36- Objects we ardently pursue bring little happiness when gained; most of our pleasures come from unexpected sources. -Herbert Spencer

37- Man is the artificer of his own happiness. -Henry David Thoreau

38- We have no more right to consume happiness without producing it than to consume wealth without producing it. -George Bernard Shaw

39- If there were in the world today any large number of people who desired their own happiness more than they desired the unhappiness of others, we could have paradise in a few years. -Bertrand Russell



40- Happiness comes of the capacity to feel deeply, to enjoy simply, to think freely, to risk life, to be needed. which give happiness. Thomas Jefferson We never enjoy perfect happiness; our most fortunate successes are mingled with sadness; some anxieties always perplex the reality of our satisfaction. -William James

41- 
Happiness is a sort of action. -Aristotle







42- There is no greater joy than that of feeling oneself a creator. The triumph of life is expressed by creation. -Henri Bergson

43- Human happiness seems to consist in three ingredients: action, pleasure and indolence. -David Hume

44- The greatest happiness is to know the source of unhappiness. -Fyodor Dostoyevsky

45- Happiness and virtue rest upon each other; the best are not only the happiest, but the happiest are usually the best. -Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

46- To have joy one must share it. Happiness was born a twin. -Lord Byron







47- True happiness involves the full use of one's power and talents. -John W. Gardner

48- Happiness is a how, not a what: a talent, not an object. -Hermann Hesse

49- The search for happiness is one of the chief sources of unhappiness. -Eric Hoffer

50- Happiness is not being pained in body or troubled in mind. -Thomas Jefferson

51- Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length. -Robert Frost

52- There is no way to happiness. Happiness is the way. -Wayne Dyer

53- To fill the hour -- that is happiness. -Ralph Waldo Emerson

54- Anything you're good at contributes to happiness. -Bertrand Russell








55- Men can only be happy when they do not assume that the object of life is happiness. -George Orwell

56- Do not speak of your happiness to one less fortunate than yourself. -Plutarch

57- There is no happiness; there are only moments of happiness. -Spanish proverb

58- Happiness is not a goal, it is a by-product. -Eleanor Roosevelt

59- To strive with difficulties, and to conquer them, is the highest human felicity. -Samuel Johnson 

60- Ask yourself whether you are happy, and you cease to be so. -John Stuart Mill

61- 
Talk happiness. The world is sad enough without your woe. -Orison Swett Marden






62- True happiness comes from the joy of deeds well done, the zest of creating things new. -Antoine de Saint-Exupery

63- A man is happy so long as he chooses to be happy and nothing can stop him. -Alexander Solzhenitsyn

64- If you're ever given the choice between happiness and intelligence choose happiness -Unknown

65- The biggest lie on the planet: When I get what I want, I will be happy. -Unknown

66- The pursuit of happiness is the chase of a life time. -Unknown

67- When we are happy we are always good, but when we are good we are not always happy. -Oscar Wilde


68- Happiness is neither virtue nor pleasure nor this thing nor that but simply growth, We are happy when we are growing. -William Butler Yeats


69- Nobody really cares if you're miserable, so you might as well be happy. -Anonymous






70- If your happiness depends on what somebody else does, I guess you do have a problem. - Richard Bach


71- Remember happiness doesn't depend upon who you are or what you have; it depends solely on what you think. - Dale Carnegie


72- If you want to be happy, set a goal that commands your thoughts, liberates your energy, and inspires your hopes. – Andrew Carnegie


73- All you need to do to be a bit sexier is to smile once in a while! – Peter Andre


74- Most people would rather be certain they're miserable, than risk being happy. – Robert Anthony





75- Taking joy in living is a woman’s best cosmetic. – Rosalind Russell


76- True happiness involves the full use of one's power and talents. – John W. Gardner


77- You live longer once you realize that any time spent being unhappy is wasted. – Ruth E. Renkl

78- Laughter is the tonic, the relief, the surcease for pain. - Charlie Chaplin

79- A man isn't poor if he can still laugh. – Raymond Hitchcock

80- He who doesn’t notice whether it is winter or summer is happy. – Anton Chekhov









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