20 Inspiring Quotes On Happiness


Seen in Bali, Indonesia…

  1. “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.”
- Mark Twain
  2. “For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.” 
― Ralph Waldo Emerson
  3. “Being happy doesn’t mean everything is perfect. It means you’ve decided to look beyond the imperfections.”
- Unknown
  4. “A mathematical formula for happiness:Reality divided by Expectations.There were two ways to be happy:improve your reality or lower your expectations.” 
― Jodi Picoult
  5. “Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.” 
― Dalai Lama XIV
  6. “When you do what you fear most, then you can do anything.” 
― Stephen Richards
  7. “Optimism is a happiness magnet. If you stay positive, good things and good people will be drawn to you.”
- Mary Lou Retton
  8. “Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.” 
― John Lennon
  9. “We don’t stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing.” -
 George Bernard Shaw
  10. “Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit family in another city.” 
― George Burns
  11. “Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature…. Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.” -
 Helen Keller
  12. “The best way to cheer yourself is to try to cheer someone else up.” 
― Mark Twain
  13. “Plenty of people miss their share of happiness, not because they never found it, but because they didn’t stop to enjoy it.” -
William Feather
  14. “I think and think and think, I‘ve thought myself out of happiness one million times, but never once into it.” 
― Jonathan Safran Foer
  15. “The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.” – 
James Oppenheim
  16. “Man only likes to count his troubles; he doesn’t calculate his happiness.”
― Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  17. “For many men, the acquisition of wealth does not end their troubles, it only changes them.”
 – Seneca
  18. “One of the keys to happiness is a bad memory.” 
― Rita Mae Brown
  19. “The reason people find it so hard to be happy is that they always see the past better than it was, the present worse than it is, and the future less resolved than it will be.”- Marcel Pagnol
  20. “Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.”
- Mahatma Gandhi