Happiness is......

posted 6 Dec 2012, 04:53 by C S Paul   [ updated 6 Dec 2012, 04:53 ]

Happiness is......

Remember that happiness is a way of travel, not a destination. - Roy Goodman

Happiness is... a warm puppy.- Charles Schulz

Happiness is an attitude of mind, born of the simple determination to be happy under all outward circumstances. - J. Donald Walters

Happiness is that state of consciousness which proceeds from the achievement of one's values. - Ayn Rand

Life's greatest happiness is to be convinced we are loved. - Victor Hugo

To be constant is to be useful. To be useful is to realize one's true nature. Realization of one's true nature is happiness. When one reaches happiness, one is close to perfection. - Chuang Tzu

True happiness is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose. - Helen Keller 

Happiness can be defined, in part at least, as the fruit of the desire and ability to sacrifice what we want now for what we want eventually. - Stephen Covey

Happiness is not an accident. Nor is it something you wish for. Happiness is something you design. - Jim Rohn

Happiness is the art of learning how to get joy from your substance. - Jim Rohn

Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present. -Jim Rohn

Learn how to be happy with what you have while you pursue all that you want. - Jim Rohn

A sound mind in a sound body is a short but full description of a happy state in this world. -
John Locke

No one is in control of your happiness but you; therefore, you have the power to change anything about yourself or your life that you want to change. - Barbara de Angelis

If thou wilt make a man happy, add not unto his riches but take away from his desires. -
Epicurus

If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion. - Dalai Lama

I began learning long ago that those who are happiest are those who do the most for others. 
Booker T. Washington

When someone does something good, applaud! You will make two people happy. - Samuel Goldwyn

The way to find out about happiness is to keep your mind on those moments when you feel most happy, when you are really happy — not excited, not just thrilled, but deeply happy. This requires a little bit of self-analysis. What is it that makes you happy? Stay with it, no matter what people tell you. This is what is called following your bliss. - Joseph Campbell

Happiness consists in activity ... it is a running stream not a stagnant pool. - John Mason



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