How happy is Today going to be?
Nuannar-poq: Inuit for ”taking extravagant pleasure in being alive”
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony. – Mohandas K. Gandhi
There can be no happiness if the things we believe in are different from the things we do. – Freys Stark
There is a wonderful mythical law of nature that the three things we crave most in life -happiness, freedom, and peace of mind – are always attained by giving them to someone else. – Peyton Conway March
How happy is the homeless person who finds a fifty pound note? Should we be sleeping rough?
people have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose. – Helen Keller
Not one shred of evidence exists in favor of the idea that life is serious. – Brendan Gill
How happy are you to have completed that difficult and pressurized task at work? Are difficult and pressurized jobs the way to achieve happiness?
The best things in life are nearest: Breath in your nostrils, light in your eyes, flowers at your feet, duties at your hand, the path of right just before you. Then do not grasp at the stars, but do life”s plain, common work as it comes, certain that daily duties and daily bread are the sweetest things in life. – Robert Louis Stevenson
The mind is its own place, and in itself, can make heaven of Hell, and a hell of Heaven. – John Milton
Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy. – Thich Nhat Hanh
There is no duty we so underrate as the duty of being happy. By being happy we sow anonymous benefits upon the world. – Robert Louis Stevenson
Love is a condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own. – Robert Heinlein
One can”t complain. I have my friends. Why, someone spoke to me only yesterday. – Winnie the Pooh
I always laugh when I see the man run into the lamp post – does his pain make me happy? Can you die happy?
Do the right things make you happy – should they make you happy. How much happier can you be?
We shall never be content until each man makes his own weather and keeps it to himself. – Jerome K Jerome
To live for results would be to sentence myself to continuous frustration. My only sure reward is in my actions and not from them. – Hugh Prather
Nothing is good or bad, but thinking makes it so. – William Shakespeare
Many seek happiness higher than man; others beneath him. But happiness is the same height as man – Confucious
There is no way to happiness, happiness is the way, it should not be pursued, but it is to be attracted by the person you become. A happy person is not a person with a certain set of circumstances but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes. – Anon
There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved. – George Sand
There are as many nights as days, and the one is just as long as the other in the year”s course. Even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness, and the word ”happy” would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness. – Carl Jung
To set up what you like against what you do not like, this is disease of the mind – Buddha
There is no such thing as the pursuit of happiness. One pursues momentary enjoyments, not happiness because happiness is right within you. – Anon
Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it. – Mahatma Gandhi
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion. – The Dalai Lama
You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life. – Albert Camus
You can never get enough of what you don”t need to make you happy. – Eric Hoffer
We tend to forget that happiness doesn”t come as a result of getting something we don”t have, but rather of recognizing and appreciating what we do have. – Frederick Koenig
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for. – Joseph Addison
I have now reigned about 50 years in victory or peace, beloved by my subjects, dreaded by my enemies, and respected by my allies. Riches and honors, power and pleasure, have waited on my call, nor does any earthly blessing appear to have been wanting to my felicity. In this situation, I have diligently numbered the days of pure and genuine happiness which have fallen to my lot. They amount to fourteen. – Abd Er-Rahman III of Spain
Happiness is not in our circumstance but in ourselves. It is not something we see, like a rainbow, or feel, like the heat of a fire. Happiness is something we are. – John B. Sheerin
Everything exists in limited quantity – especially happiness. – Picasso
Happiness is not a circus clown rolling around in a big tractor tire so that his arms and legs form ”spokes.” Happiness is when he stops. – Jack Handey
For every moment of triumph, for every instance of beauty, many souls must be trampled. – Hunter S. Thompson
The fact is always obvious much too late, but the most singular difference between happiness and joy is that happiness is a solid and joy a liquid. – J.D. Salinger
People take different roads seeking fulfillment and happiness. Just because they”re not on your road doesn”t mean they”ve gotten lost. – H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
Live by the foma [harmless untruths] that make you brave, and kind, and healthy, and happy. – Kurt Vonnegut
Happiness is a warm puppy. – Charles Schulz