Quotations about Happiness


“Don't frown. You never know who is falling in love with your smile.”
Unknown

“Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.”
Norman Vincent Peale

“Those who bring sunshine into the lives of others cannot keep it from themselves.”
James Matthew Barrie

“No one needs a smile as much as a person who fails to give one.”
Unknown

“People take different roads seeking fulfillment and happiness. Just because they are not on your road does not mean they have gotten lost.”
Jackson Browne

“Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.”
Benjamin Disraeli

“Happiness is a choice that requires effort at times.”
Unknown

“Time you enjoy wasting, was not wasted.”
John Lennon

“The foolish person seeks happiness in the distance; the wise person grows it under his feet.”
James Oppenheim

“For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson

7 comments:

positively present said...

I really love the last quote! So true! And the picture you put with these quotes is great. It definitely made me smile. :)

May 11, 2009 at 7:07 AM
Ana said...

Beautiful expression of quotes, and beautiful site. Keep enjoying. :) Nice to drop by.

May 11, 2009 at 1:00 PM
Poetic Shutterbug said...

Great quotes and that photo is the cutest thing I've seen in a long time :)

May 12, 2009 at 1:53 PM
Christine said...

Hello Positively Present :)
Oh yah...that is so true too... “For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.”

My Fav. is “Happiness is a choice that requires effort at times.”

It’s a liberating and powerful idea to take full responsibility for your experience of you life.
And...that picture makes me smile- ear to ear :)

May 13, 2009 at 4:40 PM
Christine said...

Hello Ana :) Thank you for your kind words. I appreciate you stopping by...Hope to see you again soon.

Cheers!

May 13, 2009 at 4:41 PM
Christine said...

Hello Poetic Shutterbug :) Thank you! *LOVE* that picture...just like Positively Present said..."It definitely made me smile".

Cheers!

May 13, 2009 at 4:42 PM
BARBARA YARN said...

C. P. Snow:

The pursuit of happiness is a most ridiculous phrase, if you pursue happiness you'll never find it.Nice Comment!

June 6, 2009 at 2:28 AM
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