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" You know the passage where Scarlett voices her happiness that her mother is dead, so that she can't see what a bad girl Scarlett has become? Well, that's me. "
" You must try to generate happiness within yourself. If you aren't happy in one place, chances are you won't be happy anyplace. "
" Happiness does not consist in self-love. "
" But O, how bitter a thing it is to look into happiness through another man's eyes. "
" Life took over 4 billion years to evolve into you, and you've about 70 more years to enjoy it. Don't just pursue happiness, catch it. "
" The only thing that holds true happiness is that moment when you're in it. Nothing can be controlled. "
" In order to have great happiness you have to have great pain and unhappiness - otherwise how would you know when you're happy? "
" One of the magical things about kindness is that it's what we nerds call a 'happiness aggregator.' People confuse kindness with being nice. And they're very different. You can be nice and be passive. But kindness requires action. "
" I am a kind of paranoid in reverse. I suspect people of plotting to make me happy. "
J. D. Salinger
" The greater part of our happiness or misery depends on our dispositions and not our circumstances. "
" Happiness doesn't depend on how much you have to enjoy, but how much you enjoy what you have. "
" The majority of our happiness at work is determined by the people who surround us. Strong teams produce more content, launch more products, and sign more contracts. And most importantly, they have fun doing it. "
" It is the ultimate luxury to combine passion and contribution. It's also a very clear path to happiness. "
" Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery. "
" When you know what pain is, and when you have to make a choice, you learn that it is a decision. People think it's a fairytale thing, love and happiness, but you have to work hard. And then - you feel it deeply. "
Mary J. Blige
" Our democracy is dependent on people who passionately cherish the ideals of a democracy. Every man is created equal with an inalienable right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. It's a wonderful idea, and it takes people who cherish that idea to be actively involved in the process. "
" Happiness is obsolete: uneconomic. "
" Pleasure only starts once the worm has got into the fruit, to become delightful happiness must be tainted with poison. "
" Perfect happiness is a beautiful sunset, the giggle of a grandchild, the first snowfall. It's the little things that make happy moments, not the grand events. Joy comes in sips, not gulps. "
" My happiness doesn't come from money or fame. My happiness comes from seeing life without struggle. "
" The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts: therefore, guard accordingly, and take care that you entertain no notions unsuitable to virtue and reasonable nature. "
" We are no longer happy so soon as we wish to be happier. "
Walter Savage Landor
" Happiness... consists in giving, and in serving others. "
" Caring about others, running the risk of feeling, and leaving an impact on people, brings happiness. "
" I heard a definition once: Happiness is health and a short memory! I wish I'd invented it, because it is very true. "
" I used to let other people's struggles affect my happiness. If they weren't happy, there was no way I was going to be happy. The opposite was also true: If I wasn't happy, I didn't want anyone around me to be happy. "
" I think people should know more of Africa in terms of its joie de vivre, its feeling for life. In spite of the images that one knows about Africa - the economic poverty, the corruption - there's a joy to living and a happiness in community, living together, in community life, which may be missing here in America. "
" I think you can be depressed and flourish, I think you can have cancer and flourish, I think you can be divorced and flourish. When we believed that happiness was only smiling and good mood, that wasn't very good for people like me, people in the lower half of positive affectivity. "
" A man will speedily sit down and sympathize with a friend's griefs, but if he sees him honored and esteemed, he is apt to regard him as a rival and does not so readily rejoice with him. This ought not to be; without effort, we ought to be happy in our brother's happiness. "
" Money may not buy happiness, but it can damn well give it! "
" Your successes and happiness are forgiven you only if you generously consent to share them. "