Happiness Quotes

Best Pursuit of Happiness Quotes

We all want to be happy, right? These happiness quotes are the place to start your pursuit.
After all, life’s better when we’re happy, healthy, and successful.
So to help you on your journey, please enjoy these feel-good quotes about happiness and being happy to help you find joy and satisfaction in life.

The secret of happiness is to count your blessings while others are adding up their troubles.

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

Take many photos, laugh as you can, love like you’ve never been hurt.

Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.

Because every 60 seconds you spend being UPSET, is a minute of HAPPINESS you’ll never get back.

To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.

Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened.

Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort.

Many people think excitement is happiness…. But when you are excited you are not peaceful. True happiness is based on peace.

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

I’m happy. Which often looks like crazy.

Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.

The only way to find true happiness is to risk being completely cut open.

Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.

People are unhappy when they get something too easily. You have to sweat – that’s the only moral they know.

The greatest happiness you can have is knowing that you do not necessarily require happiness.

Happiness is a warm puppy.

Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go.

I don’t understand the point of being together if you’re not the happiest.

Sanity and happiness are an impossible combination.

Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit family in another city.

There is no cosmetic for beauty like happiness.

You can’t buy happiness but you can buy ice cream. And that’s kind of the same thing.

You can’t be happy unless you’re unhappy sometimes.

Happiness does not have a price tag so smile.

Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.

Happiness is not out there, it’s in you.

Success is getting what you want, happiness is wanting what you get.

The key to being happy is knowing you have the power to choose what to accept and what to let go.

Happiness is only real when shared.

Don’t let the silly little things steal your happiness.

Happiness quite unshared can scarcely be called happiness; it has no taste.

Happiness is not a goal: it is a by-product.

Man only likes to count his troubles; he doesn’t calculate his happiness.

Happy girls are the prettiest.

All happiness depends on courage and work.

Happiness is a place between too much and too little. Finnish proverb

Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.

Seeking happiness is a straight way to misery. English proverb

The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.

There is no happiness; there are only moments of happiness.

If only we’d stop trying to be happy, we could have a pretty good time.

Happiness is the default state. It’s what’s there when you remove the sense that something is missing in life.

Happiness is not the absence of problems, it’s the ability to deal with them.

Ask yourself whether you are happy and you cease to be so.

Happiness depends upon ourselves.

There is no way to happiness — happiness is the way.

Happiness is not a possession to be prized, it is a quality of thought, a state of mind.

Usefulness is happiness, and… all other things are but incidental.

Do not set aside your happiness. Do not wait to be happy in the future. The best time to be happy is always now.

Happiness is an accident of nature, a beautiful and flawless aberration.

Ups and downs. Victories and defeats. Sadness and happiness. That’s the best kind of life.

Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.

I think the key to life is just being a happy person, and happiness will bring you success.

It is the very mark of the spirit of rebellion to crave for happiness in this life.

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

The secret of happiness is freedom, the secret of freedom is courage.

Happiness depends on your mindset and attitude.

People happy in love have an air of intensity.

Whoever is happy will make others happy.

Happiness consists in frequent repetition of pleasure

We don’t even ask happiness, just a little less pain.

What happiness it is to be with people who are all happy, to press hands, press cheeks, smile into eyes.

A great obstacle to happiness is to expect too much happiness.

The pain I feel now is the happiness I had before. That’s the deal.

We are no longer happy so soon as we wish to be happier.

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

Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.

Money may not buy happiness, but I’d rather cry in a Jaguar than on a bus.

Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.

Happiness is acceptance.

Happiness was but the occasional episode in a general drama of pain.

Be happy. It’s one way of being wise.

Happiness is a risk. If you’re not a little scared, then you’re not doing it right.

If you want to be happy, be.

Happiness is a perfume you cannot pour on others without getting some on yourself.

Ever since happiness heard your name, it has been running through the streets trying to find you.

Indeed, man wishes to be happy even when he so lives as to make happiness impossible.

Memory is the happiness of being alone.

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.

There are two ways to be happy: improve your reality, or lower your expectations.

It is a happiness to wonder; — it is a happiness to dream.

Everyone wants to live on top of the mountain, but all the happiness and growth occurs while you’re climbing it.

Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.

It’s a helluva start, being able to recognize what makes you happy.

Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness; it is generally the by-product of other activities.

One of the keys to happiness is a bad memory.

The secret of happiness is not in doing what one likes, but in liking what one does.

The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance. The wise grows it under his feet.

People don’t notice whether it’s winter or summer when they’re happy.

Happiness depends on being free, and freedom depends on being courageous.

I am very happy because I have conquered myself and not the world. I am very happy because I have loved the world and not myself.

There is a kind of happiness and wonder that makes you serious. It is too good to waste on jokes.

It’s the moments that I stopped just to be, rather than do, that have given me true happiness.

Happiness is part of who we are. Joy is the feeling.

True happiness arises, in the first place, from the enjoyment of one’s self.

I shall take the heart. For brains do not make one happy, and happiness is the best thing in the world.

Doing what you like is freedom. Liking what you do is happiness.

For those who are poor in happiness, each time is a first time; happiness never becomes a habit.

Now and then it’s good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy.