A happy woman has no cares at all.
A cheerful woman has cares but has learnt how to deal with them.
A man of gladness seldom falls into madness.
Happiness is squeezing one more brushful out of the toothpaste tube.
The joy of the heart makes the face fair.
It is misery enough to have once been happy.
Unhappiness is best defined as the difference between our talents and our expectations.
Would you live happy? Live without a master.
A happy life must be to a great extent a quiet life,
For it is only in an atmosphere of quiet that true joy can live.
Happiness is the fifteenth day of a 14 day diet.
Happiness is a back-seat driver with a sore throat.
Happiness is being able to sleep late and still have a reason to get up in the morning.
You don’t know what true happiness is until you get married.
And then it’s too late.
Happiness is bumping into a beautiful woman, very slowly.
When I was young, I used to think that wealth would bring me happiness –
I was right.
We are never so happy or so unhappy as we think.
There is no greater sorrow than to recall a time of happiness in misery.
All our visitors bring happiness.
Some by coming and some by going.
There is no such thing as the pursuit of happiness,
But there is the discovery of joy.
Happiness does away with ugliness, and even makes the beauty of beauty.
Action may not always be happiness,
But there is no happiness without action.
Happiness is an elusive thing,
Some pleasures can be bought
But no one can buy happiness.
All attempts come to naught.
One is happy as a result of one’s own efforts.
Once one knows the necessary ingredients of happiness –
Simple tastes, a certain degree of courage, self-denial to a point, love of work, and above all, a clear conscience.
Happiness is no vague dream.
The great essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love and something to hope for.
Happiness is a beauty which, when pursued, is always beyond our grasp, but which, if you sit down quietly, may alight upon you.
The happiest people seem to be those who are producing something.
The bored people are those who are consuming much and producing nothing.
The secret of happiness is not in doing what one likes,
But in liking what one has to do.
If you want to understand the meaning of happiness,
You must see it as a reward and not as a goal.
If only we’d stop trying to be happy,
We could have a pretty good time.