• Life will bring you pain all by itself. Your responsibility is to create joy.
    Milton Erickson

      American psychiatrist - Died 1980

  • Optimism is a happiness magnet. If you stay positive, good things and good people will be drawn to you.
    Mary Lou Retton

      Former American gymnast

  • Happiness is not something readymade. It comes from your own actions.
    Dalai Lama

      Spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhism

  • It is impossible to build one's own happiness on the unhappiness of others.
    Daisaku Ikeda

      Japanese philosopher

  • Being happy doesn't mean that everything is perfect. It means that you've decided to look beyond the imperfections.
    Gerard Way

      Lead singer for My Chemical Romance

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

      English writer and philosopher - Died 1963

  • Happiness is the language of the soul.
    Ashish Sophat

      Author

  • Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.
    Marcel Proust

      French writer - Died 1922

  • Happiness is not a matter of intensity but of balance, order, rhythm, and harmony.
    Thomas Merton

      American Trappist monk - Died 1968

  • Whoever is happy will make others happy.
    Anne Frank

      Dutch-Jewish diarist - Died 1945

  • Happiness is a complex path that becomes easy only as we walk it.
    Andrea Polard

      American author

  • Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace, and gratitude.
    Denis Waitley

      American motivational speaker

  • People don't notice whether it's winter or summer when they are happy.
    Anton Chekhov

      Russian playwright and writer - Died 1904

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

      British author - Died 1963

  • Those who seek happiness, miss it, and those who cuss it, lack it.
    Holbrook Jackson

      British journalist and writer - Died 1948