Last Updated: 11th September, 2020

Happy Quotes

Optimism is a happiness magnet. If you stay positive, good things and good people will be drawn to you.
- Mary Lou Retton

Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.
-Mother Teresa

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

It is ridiculous to think that somebody else can make you happy or unhappy.

Happiness does not depend on what you have or who you are. It solely relies on what you think.

Sanity and happiness are an impossible combination.
Mark Twain

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

To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one’s family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control one’s own mind. If a man can control his mind he can find the way to Enlightenment, and all wisdom and virtue will naturally come to him.

Happiness consists more in conveniences of pleasure that occur everyday than in great pieces of good fortune that happen but seldom.
Benjamin Franklin

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

Let us celebrate the occasion with wine and sweet words.
Titus Maccius Plautus

Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn’t know you left open.
- John Barrymore

Happiness starts with you. Not with your relationship, not with your job, not with your money, but with you. Sadhguru

Be happy with what you have and are, be generous with both, and you won't have to hunt for happiness.
-William E. Gladstone

Is it not clear, however, that bliss and envy are the numerator and denominator of the fraction called happiness
- Yevgeny Zamyatin

Happy is the man who finds a true friend, and far happier is he who finds that true friend in his wife.
- Franz Schubert

If you want to be happy, be.
- Leo Tolstoy

There is no cosmetic for beauty like happiness.
-Lady Blessington

A great obstacle to happiness is to expect too much happiness.
-Bernard de Fontenelle

Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.
-Immanuel Kant

Man must search for what is right, and let happiness come on its own.
- Johann Pestalozzi

He is rich or poor according to what he is, not according to what he has.
-Henry Ward Beecher

Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself, in your way of thinking.
- Marcus Aurelius

I am determined to be cheerful and happy in whatever situation I may find myself. For I have learned that the greater part of our misery or unhappiness is determined not by our circumstance but by our disposition.
-Martha Washington

I do not want horses or diamonds - I am happy in possessing you.
- Clara Schumann

Let us be grateful to people who make us happy, they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.
- Marcel Proust

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

It's pretty hard to tell what does bring happiness. Poverty and wealth have both failed.
- Frank McKinney

The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.
- Mark Twain

If only we'd stop trying to be happy we could have a pretty good time.
- Edith Wharton