Quotes September 07, 2022

Courtesy of Henrik Edberg The Positivity Blog

 
 
“The only joy in the world is to begin.”

Cesare Pavese
 
 
 
 
“To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.”

Albert Camus
 
 
 
 
“Happiness is a state of activity.”
“Happiness depends upon ourselves.”

Aristotle
 
 
 
 
“Happiness is not something ready-made. It comes from your own actions.”
Dalai Lama
 
 
 
 
“It’s a helluva start, being able to recognize what makes you happy.”

Lucille Ball
 
 
 
 
“Happy people plan actions, they don’t plan results.”

Dennis Waitley
 
 
 
 
“There are more things to alarm us than to harm us, and we suffer more often in apprehension than reality.”

“For many men, the acquisition of wealth does not end their troubles, it only changes them.”
“It is more fitting for a man to laugh at life than to lament over it.”

Seneca
 
 
 
 
“The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.”

Arthur Schopenhauer
 
 
 
 
“Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.”
Mahatma Gandhi
 
 
 
 
“Most people would rather be certain they’re miserable, than risk being happy.”
Dr. Robert Anthony
 
 
 
 
“Time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.”
Marthe Troly-Curtin
 
 
 
 
“The pleasure which we most rarely experience gives us greatest delight.”
Epictetus
 
 
 
 
“Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.”
Eleanor Roosevelt
 
 
 
 
“Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.”
Thich Nhat Hanh
 
 
 
 
“The unhappy derive comfort from the misfortunes of others.”

Aesop
 
 
 
 
“It’s been my experience that you can nearly always enjoy things if you make up your mind firmly that you will.”

L.M. Montgomery
 
 
 
 
“What you do not want done to yourself, do not do to others.”

“Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.”

Confucius