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A happy life must be to a great extent a quiet life, for it is only in an atmosphere of quiet that true joy dare live
Bertrand Russell
A lifetime of happiness? No man could bear it: it would be hell on earth.
George Bernard Shaw
A string of excited, fugitive, miscellaneous pleasures is not happiness; happiness resides in imaginative reflection and judgment, when the picture of one's life, or of human life, as it truly has been or is, satisfies the will, and is gladly accepte
George Santayana
Action may not always bring happiness; but there is no happiness without action
Benjamin Disraeli
Action may not bring happiness but there is no happiness without action.
William James
Agreeable society is the first essential in constituting the happiness and of course the value of our existence
Thomas Jefferson
All men seek one goal : success or happiness. The only way to achieve true success is to express yourself completely in service to society. First, have a definite, clear, practical ideal-a goal, an objective. Second, have the necessary means to achie
Aristotle
All that we are is the result of what we have thought. If a man speaks or acts with an evil thought, pain follows him. If a man speaks or acts with a pure thought, happiness follows him, like a shadow that never leaves him.
Buddha
All who would win joy, must share it; happiness was born a twin.
Lord Byron
Allow children to be happy in their own way, for what better way will they find?
Samuel Johnson
And now this word to all of you: You should be like one big happy family, full of sympathy toward each other, loving one another with tender hearts and humble minds
Bible
Anything you're good at contributes to happiness
Bertrand Russell
Attainment is followed by neglect, possession by disgust, and the malicious remark of the Greek epigrammatist on marriage may be applied to many another course of life, that its two days of happiness are the first and the last
Samuel Johnson
Avoid greatness; in a cottage there may be more real happiness than kings or their favourites enjoy.
Horace
Be happy. Talk happiness. Happiness calls out responsive gladness in others. There is enough sadness in the world without yours...never doubt the excellence and permanence of what is yet to be. Join the great company of those who make the barren plac
Helen Keller
Consciously or unconsciously, everyone of us does render some service or another. If we cultivate the habit of doing this service deliberately, our desire for service will steadily grow stronger, and it will make not only for our own happiness, but that of the world at large.
Mahatma Gandhi
Contempt for happiness is usually contempt for other people's happiness, and is an elegant disguise for hatred of the human race
Bertrand Russell
Deviation from nature is deviation from happiness
Samuel Johnson
Donít ever underestimate the importance of money. I know itís often been said that money wonít make you happy and this is undeniably true, but everything else being equal, itís a lovely thing to have around the house.
Groucho Marx
Each has his own happiness in his hands, as the artist handles the rude clay he seeks to reshape it into a figure; yet it is the same with this art as with all others: only the capacity for it is innate; the art itself must be learned and painstaking
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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