The Best Happiness Quotes To Bring About Some Positivity

A close up of a sign

In today’s world, it’s easy to find yourself deep into the throes of depression. The pursuit of happiness is a real thing and in these trying times you should prioritise your mental health and happiness. Listed below are a few quotes about Happiness that will surely bring a smile to your face.

Top 20 Best Happiness Quotes Of All Time :

A slice of pizza sitting on top of a piece of paper

1)“To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one’s family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control one’s own mind. If a man can control his mind he can find the way to Enlightenment, and all wisdom and virtue will naturally come to him.”

– Buddha

2)“There is some kind of a sweet innocence in being human—in not having to be just happy or just sad—in the nature of being able to be both broken and whole, at the same time.”

– C. JoyBell C.

3)“Even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness, and the word happy would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness. It is far better to take things as they come along with patience and equanimity.”

– Carl Jung

4)“The secret of happiness is freedom, the secret of freedom is courage.”

– Carrie Jones

5)“There is no happiness like that of being loved by your fellow creatures, and feeling that your presence is an addition to their comfort.”

– Charlotte Bronte

6)“If you want happiness for an hour, take a nap. If you want happiness for a day, go fishing. If you want happiness for a year, inherit a fortune. If you want happiness for a lifetime, help someone else.”

– Chinese Proverb

7)“The only way to find true happiness is to risk being completely cut open.”

– Chuck Palahniuk

8)“Nobody really cares if you’re miserable, so you might as well be happy.”

– Cynthia Nelms

9)“Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don’t wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it’s at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored.”

– Earl Nightingale

10)“If only we’d stop trying to be happy we could have a pretty good time.”

– Edith Wharton

11)“The essence of philosophy is that a man should so live that his happiness shall depend as little as possible on external things.”

– Epictetus

12)“The search for happiness is one of the chief sources of unhappiness.”

– Eric Hoffer

13)“So we shall let the reader answer this question for himself: who is the happier man, he who has braved the storm of life and lived or he who has stayed securely on shore and merely existed?”

– Hunter S. Thompson

14)“Happiness is a matter of one’s most ordinary and everyday mode of consciousness being busy and lively and unconcerned with self.”

– Iris Murdoch

15)“Happiness is distraction from the human tragedy.”

– J.M. Reinoso

16)“Real happiness is not of temporary enjoyment, but is so interwoven with the future that it blesses for ever.”

– James Lendall Basford

17)“If you look to others for fulfillment, you will never be fulfilled. If your happiness depends on money, you will never be happy with yourself. Be content with what you have; rejoice in the way things are. When you realize there is nothing lacking, the world belongs to you.”

– Lao Tzu

18)“You can’t be happy unless you’re unhappy sometimes.”

– Lauren Oliver

19)“In order to have great happiness you have to have great pain and unhappiness – otherwise how would you know when you’re happy?”

– Leslie Caron

20)”There are two things to aim at in life: first, to get what you want; and after that, to enjoy it. Only the wisest of mankind achieve the second.”

– Logan Pearsall Smith

Subscribe to our monthly Newsletter
Subscribe to our monthly Newsletter