Most of us go after happiness, but few of us understand where it comes from. There is no actual definition of happiness. Happiness really isn’t the destination, but a journey that we are experiencing every single day Embracing the negative and the positive.
These 20 happy quotes will help you understand the true meaning of happiness and hopefully you will stop finding happiness and start experiencing it.
“The purpose of our lives is to be happy.” — Dalai Lama.
“Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.”-Thich Nhat Hanh
“To be kind to all, to like many and love a few, to be needed and wanted by those we love, is certainly the nearest we can come to happiness.”-Mary Stuart
“Life would be tragic if it weren’t funny.” — Stephen Hawking
“There are more things to alarm us than to harm us, and we suffer more often in apprehension than reality.”-Seneca
“Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.”-Robert A. Heinlein
“Get busy living or get busy dying.” — Stephen King.
“The only joy in the world is to begin.”-Cesare Pavese
“Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go.”-Oscar Wilde
“What you do not want done to yourself, do not do to others.”-Confucius
“Happiness is not something ready-made. It comes from your own actions.”-Dalai Lama
“When one door of happiness closes, another opens, but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us.”-Helen Keller
“The pleasure which we most rarely experience gives us greatest delight.”-Epictetus
“You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.” — Mae West
“A table, a chair, a bowl of fruit and a violin; what else does a man need to be happy?”-Albert Einstein
“The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.”-Arthur Schopenhauer
“In order to write about life first you must live it.”– Ernest Hemingway
“Turn your wounds into wisdom.” — Oprah Winfrey
“Life is a flower of which love is the honey.” — Victor Hugo
“Live for each second without hesitation.” — Elton John