Happiness Quotes

This is true enough, but success is the next best thing to happiness, and if you can't be happy as a success, it's very unlikely that you would find a deeper, truer happiness in failure.
– Michael Korda
Happiness is the longing for repetition.
– Milan Kundera
The sound of laughter is like the vaulted dome of a temple of happiness.
– Milan Kundera
I say there is not more happiness for me than the freedom of my Homeland.
– Islom Karimov
Your destiny is my destiny. Your happiness is my happiness.
– Islom Karimov
Caring about others, running the risk of feeling, and leaving an impact on people, brings happiness.
– Rabbi Harold Kushner
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
– The Dalai Lama
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
– The Dalai Lama
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
– The Dalai Lama
We are no longer happy so soon as we wish to be happier.
– Walter Savage Landor
The world is full of people looking for spectacular happiness while they snub contentment.
– Doug Larson
My whole working philosophy is that the only stable happiness for mankind is that it shall live married in blessed union to woman-kind - intimacy, physical and psychical between a man and his wife. I wish to add that my state of bliss is by no means perfect.
– David Herbert Lawrence
Happiness is a by-product. You cannot pursue it by itself.
– Sam Levenson
For happiness one needs security, but joy can spring like a flower even from the cliffs of despair.
– Anne Morrow Lindbergh
Try to make at least one person happy every day. If you cannot do a kind deed, speak a kind word. If you cannot speak a kind word, think a kind thought. Count up, if you can, the treasure of happiness that you would dispense in a week, in a year, in a lifetime!
– Lawrence G. Lovasik
Happiness, to some, elation; Is, to others, mere stagnation.
– Amy Lowell
Happiness is a thing to be practiced, like the violin.
– John Lubbock
The Bluebird of Happiness long absent from his life, Ned is visited by the Chicken of Depression.
– Gary Larson
Life is made up of small pleasures. Happiness is made up of those tiny successes. The big ones come too infrequently. And if you don't collect all these tiny successes, the big ones don't really mean anything.
– Norman Lear
I certainly wasn't happy. Happiness has to do with reason, and only reason earns it. What I was given was the thing you can't earn, and can't keep, and often don't even recognize at the time; I mean joy.
– Ursula K. LeGuin