Happiness always looks small when you hold it in your hands, but let it go and you learn at once how big and precious it is. (Maxim Gorky)
The grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for. (Joseph Addison)
What is happiness except the simple harmony between a man and the life he leads? (Albert Camus)
We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements in life, when all we need to make us really happy is something to be enthusiastic about.
Count your blessings rather than your cash; that way. You will be happy.
There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved. (George Sand)
You may smile because you are happy; or smiling may make you happy.
Happiness often sneaks through a door you didn’t know you’d left open.
A lifetime of happiness? No man could bear it. It would be hell on earth.
(George Bernard Shaw)
Happiness is having a large, lovin, close-knit family in another city.
If only we’d stop trying to be happy we could have a pretty good time.
Nobody really cares if you’re miserable, so you might as well be happy.
It’s never too late to have a happy childhood. (Berkeley Breathed)
Ask yourself whether you are happy and you cease to be so. (John Stuart Mill)
Some people cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go.
Happiness is the natural flower of duty. (Phillip Brooks)
Happiness; an agreable sensation arising from contemplating the misery of another. (Ambrose Bierce)
Haggis and a loyal dog are all a man needs for happiness. (Scottish proverb)
Love is the condition in which another person’s happiness is essential to your own.
Don’t worry, be happy. (Bobby McFerrin)
The true poet, is like man who’s happy anywhwere, in endless measure, if he’s allowed to look at leaves and grass, to see the sun rise and set. (Jacob Grimm)
Citate preluate din cartea:
The Pocket Book of Happiness
The Bliss of Being Alive