"The act of being happy will often transform your mood without
you even realizing it. A smile given,
even if it is hard to do in your present mood, will get a smile in return.
Catherine Pulsifer, Happy Things
"The nice person is seeking (but failing) to build their self-esteem through
having others validate and
affirm them; the kind person is full of happy, positive feelings, and
these spill over into their dealings with others."
Marcia Sirota, Be Kind, Not Nice
Quote of the Day
"Don't ever rob a bank. Enjoy life. Have fun.
Choose to be happy now; don't wait until you're 'successful,' because honestly,
I was as happy when we were unemployed and scrounging around for a buck."
Funny Graduation Quotes
"It doesn't matter how much money you make or how many friends
you have, when you donīt feel emotions
of love, happiness, passion, and joy on a consistent basis, you are not happy."
"As we get older, we often change into a blinkered mind-set and forget
what once made us happy. We get stuck in the rat race or are continuously
saving for a holiday that we have booked or we are too busy working to take
a moment and see what once made us joyful."
Danielle Tinning, How to Succeed
Quotes about Change
"I laugh as much as I can and cry when I have to, without apology.
I think that's happy."
"Humans need response from other humans. We feel happy,
assured, and comforted when there are other people that listen to us,
look at us, respond to us, and are aware of our existence."
Patricia Munsford, How to Discipline a Toddler
Poems about Happiness
Believing that you are worthy no matter what your relationship
status is was one of the most crucial concepts that I learned to be
single and happy.
Danica Walker, The Ultimate Guide To Being Single
Clarify your direction as soon as possible - it is the most important decision in sports, and everyone knows it, which is curious, because in life, it is the most important decision as well, but not many people take it into account.
Helena Angel, How To Be Happy
"Have fun and do not take yourself too seriously. Life is not an exam,
so lighten up and make the world a happy place to live in."
Mick McPherson, Leadership: Superhuman Leadership NOW!
"If you want to be happy, successful, and have extreme confidence,
then you have to somehow turn the pessimistic voice in your head into
an encouraging one."
Beau Norton, Extreme Confidence
Words of Encouragement |
"Success means being happy with who you are and bringing happiness
to those around you."
Jane John-Nwankwo, Success Is For The Ready
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion.
If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy,
and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.
Quotes about Being Strong
Can I offer an hourful of happy throw in an odd chuckle or two
The time spent is worth while if the mirth brings a smile
To the friend I am writing this to.
John McLeod, A Handful of Laughter
"Much of our pain or misery in life stems from our own outlook towards
the situation. A paralyzed person can also be happy, so can be a
financially poor family."
Amit Ahlawat, Seven Ways To Sustained Happiness
By being kind, we have the power of making the world a happier
place in which to live, or at least we greatly diminish the amount
of unhappiness in it so as to make it a quite different world.
Lawrence G. Lovasik, The Hidden Power of Kindness
Make A Difference
"Your goals in life might change with age and circumstances,
but no matter what your goal currently is, itís motivated by the
one desire all humans have in common: to be happy."
Noelia Aanulds, Happiness
"Passion comes when your soul is happy."
Domenico Mazza, How to Find Your Passion
"You can't lead a clean and happy life if there is a lot of unnecessary
clutter around you."
Vincent Mueller, Self Discipline
Top Ten Happy Quotes |
"Having a reliable retirement plan and retiring with financial freedom
has the capacity to make you happy, for as long as money can."
Eugene C. Onyibo, Working Years will soon be Over
"Statistics show that one happy customer will tell 1 other person
about their great experience. An unhappy one will tell 7."
Annabelle Stevens, Larissa Stevens, Change Yourself, Change Your World
"Sit down and set your goals as regards bad habits that you want to
rid yourself of for enhanced productivity or happiness."
Annabelle Higgins, Self Discipline
"Defending against the negativity is now an essential duty that you owe
to your future, more happy self."
Jake Smith, 10 Steps
"Every individual is unique - it is impossible to attain any measure
of happiness by comparing yourself to others."
Christian H. Godefroy, Mind Dynamics
Be Yourself Quotes
"If you can be happy now on the way to achieving external things
then you are in control of your life and
you will show up on a daily basis with energy and passion that
not many people have."
Zac Dixon, Self Love
"If you don't start to enjoy life's journey and continue to wait for happiness
to one day come once
you achieve what you think will make you happy, your blissful moments
will be short-lived at best."
Jonathan Bell, Suddenly Successful
"You don't need to win the lottery to be happy! You can start by
doing little things in your life differently in a constant and consistent manner,
and over time results will show."
Marc Reklau, 30 Days
"As long as we expect someone else to make us happy, we will stay stuck,
confused and miserable."
Paula Renaye, Tweetable Tough Love Quotes
Top Ten Happy Quotes
"Kids are happier, more relaxed, more creative and less stressed when
scheduled activities are limited."
"Is happiness equated to wealth, money, possessions, or is it
value you find in doing your job well, having a loving family,
your health, and an inner peace?"
"You are happy when you are doing what you love, right? Then do it!
Make time for it."
Quotes about Life Lessons
"We should be more like children; they truly live in the moment!
They don't need expensive things to make them happy; they don't use
the phrase, 'if only', or, 'when I get this', or, 'when I have more money'. "
Good Day Quotes
"Christmas is a time when it seems easier to be happy and joyful. This time
of year gives us hope and comfort as this is when the Saviour was born. It feels
like there is
a blessing that comes over the earth at this time of year."
"Companies like Southwest Airlines, Google, and Kaiser Permanente
have discovered that creating a fun workplace can also create a competitive
advantage. These companies have discovered that happy employees create
customers, and happy customers ensure happy shareholders. By the way,
the smart, happy shareholders make sure they retain and reward those happy
Michael A. Pitcher, Seven eLements of Leadership for a New Breed of Leader
"Whoever is happy will make others happy."
Happy is the house that shelters a friend.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Looking around, I saw that the happiest people I knew weren't the most
successful and famous.
Marci Shimoff, Happy for No Reason
For the more we cultivate patience, the happier and more peaceful
we are, even if things don't always turn out the way we want.
M. J. Ryan, The Power of Patience
Simple living means choosing to be happy not by hoarding
material objects, but by focusing on what really is important and
transcending beyond the realm of the material world to obtain true happiness.
Ryan Williams, Simplicity
However, how are you going to be happy for someone else and you
aren't happy with yourself?
Moe Alodah, Gratitude Precedes Happiness
The purpose of balancing work and play is to find a middle
ground that makes you happy mentally, financially, spiritually,
Ginel Love, 25 Tips To Balance Everyday Work and Play
"Many people are not aware that they are already successful.
They tend to neglect the very things already in their life that will
potentially make then truly happy."
Rowena Cauba, Happiness
Resolve to make at least one person happy every day, and
then in ten years you may have made three thousand, six hundred
and fifty persons happy, or
brightened a small town by your contribution to the fund of general enjoyment.
Funny Quotes about Life
People have their own happiness and theories on how to achieve it.
The bottom line is; everybody longs to be happy. However, people
are too busy looking for happiness that they have forgotten to pause
and live in the moment.
Noah Shelton, The Happiness Book
"To lead a full and fulfilling life -a happy life -we need to allow ourselves
to experience the full range of human emotions. In other words,
we need to give ourselves the permission to be human."
Tal Ben-Shahar, Being Happy
Happy is the man who can make a living by his hobby.
George Bernard Shaw
Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy
Norman Vincent Peale
We tend to think that money and fame and the adulation of others
will make us happy - but we come to realize that those things are
not foundations for real success.
Jimmy Carter, Through the Year with Jimmy Carter
"Surround yourself with loving, caring, happy people and get rid
of the negative people that drag you down."
Heather Rose, Depression Cure
"A healthy and fit body equals a healthy and happy mind."
Beau Norton, Extreme Confidence
"Being happy, being content all depends upon your outlook."
Catherine Pulsifer, Happy New Year
"The first and most important step in being happy no matter what,
is to stop complaining."
Bob Richardson, Be Happy No Matter What
People always complain that they can't do this and they can't do that.
If we look at our lives and concentrate on things that
we don't have or wish to have, that doesn't change the circumstances.
The truth is that we have to focus on what we have and make
the best out of it.
Nick Vujicic, Give Me A Hug
Some people always seem jollier than others, and the secret behind their
exceptionally happy mood is their capability to turn even the worst
situations into something amusing,
through a light-hearted comment, or sarcastic joke."
Dr. Phillip Terrance, Beyond Anger
"Sounds cold and callous, but if you remove the relationships from your
life that drag you down and damage you, you will be much happier."
Julianne Neilson, Declutter You
"As you grew, we shared many happy times. As you leave, always take
time to laugh every day."
Byron & Catherine Pulsifer, As You Grew
Most of my years have been extremely happy, but, as with all of us,
some have not. And I appreciate those, too, for sorrow and struggle
are great teachers. Without them I could not have appreciated the
happy times as much.
Norman Vincent Peale, The Power of Positive Living
"During the day, you can make it a vow to be happy,
to exude confidence, and caring or love for your family.
After all, it is only for a day."
Byron Pulsifer, Happiness Is A Choice
New Day Quotes
"Even in the most successful life, there are always goals and objectives for the
future. Therefore, the time to be happy is now - not in the future."
Eric J. Aronson, Dash
"We should be happy and grateful for all that we have, even if it's only a little."
"Because children accept everything as good, as there is no malice in them,
they are the most likely to be happy."
"It's hard to be happy when we long for things others have or are."
Rita Chester, Complaining
"There is always something to be happy about in this world."
Ken Black, 12 Steps to a Christian Alpha Male Character
"Two persons do not belong together if they have to take turns
being happy or miserable while trying to please each other."
Helen Mayhew, Assert Yourself
Quotes about Love and Friendship
"Don't listen when people call you nuts, or say you're expecting
too much or too little out of life. Just do what makes you happy.
It's such a simple concept, but so hard to remember sometimes."
Chelsea Flagg, I'd Rather Wear Pajamas
Positive Life Quotes
"Mother Teresa believed that the key to a happy life was to 'be happy in
the moment' as 'thatís enough'. She insisted that, 'each moment is all we need,
Scarlett Johnson, 40 Inspirational Lessons And Timeless Wisdom
"It is not happy people who are thankful. It is thankful people who are happy."
Being happy is the ultimate goal in life,
but in order to be happy, you have to feel a sense of achievement.
Charles Kenneth, How to Achieve Lasting Success
"When you show anyone in the world a picture of a person smiling,
they are assumed to be happy."
David S. Walton, Influence
"Some of us actually need permission. We become so inundated
with making it through each day, we forget to give ourselves
permission to find joy and be happy."
Willow Cross, Getting Over It
"Let me repeat: how you react to adversity and temptation is a critical factor
in whether or not you arrive at your own 'happily ever after.'"
Dieter F. Uchtdorf, Your Happily Ever After
"Among the millions of reasons to forget about frowning are to de-stress,
to be in a good mood, and to be more attractive. Plus, smiling makes
you and the people around you happy."
Anna Everitt, How to Make Friends Anywhere
"Do what makes you happy. Take some time out.
Reward yourself even for the little accomplishments you are
accumulating. Think that this time, it is your turn to live your dream
and not of someone else's."
Mia Conrad, Self Help
"Allow yourself to feel the success, the sense of accomplishment,
self-esteem, and above all happiness."
N.C. Garcia, Yesterday Plus
"To stay happy and fulfilled, goals are needed in all of the major areas of life."
K.C. Rowntree, Smart Goal Setting
"Take note of your first thoughts. If they aren't happy and positive
focus on things that make you happy."
"Parents are for the most part eager and happy to talk about what
their kids are doing: learning to walk, learning to drive, starting
school or a new job, meeting friends."
Denise Logeland, 10 Things Every Family Should Know
"So, if you want to live a fulfilling and happy life, you have to enjoy
every moment of it. Living in the moment can improve your life in many ways."
Emily MacLeod, Mindfulness
"When you do something that makes you feel happy,
your motivation magnifies and you gain a deep sense of fulfillment
from your accomplishments."
"If you truly want to be happy and successful, you must appreciate
all the twisting paths, hills, and valleys on the route to success -
because success is the route itself!"
Deanna Cosso; Romuald Andrade, Success Cloning
"If you don't love what you do for the sake of the work itself,
you will always be chasing shadows and never be truly happy or fulfilled."
Lucas Carlson, Craftsman Founder Manifesto
Motivational Quotes for Work
Think about it; how do you feel when you are planning a vacation?
You feel excited and happy.
Your stress level is diminished, and this also affects your work in a
John Morgan, 100% Active and Productive
If we apply more common sense to our lives we will be happier,
laugh more and live longer.
Henry Adkins, Common Sense
"Minimalism takes all of that business and frees us from this modern hysteria,
allowing us to focus in and disengage. It encourages us to stick with only the
essentials: what we really need to be happy."
Try to cheer another heart, and you will go the nearest way
to cheer your own.
Think of the things that make you happy,
Not the things that make you sad
Robert E Farley, Thinking Happiness
"When we cease trying to control, own or grasp our surroundings
or the world around us, we allow ourselves to feel happy."
Brittany Hallison, Letting Go
Considering the way the world is, one happy day is almost a miracle.
The elated feeling of completing a task will make you happy, give
you a sense of accomplishment and set the momentum for you to
be more productive during the next set of tasks you're about to take on.
Joseph Help, Stop Procrastinating
Happy people are contagious. They usually love what they do
and their joy is refreshing.
Audrey Meisner, Like Yourself
Positive Quotes for Work
Happy people live longer, but what is there about living longer
that can make us happy? We are so indoctrinated to believe the
answer is 'nothing' that people of all ages laugh at the question.
However, with people over fifty, concrete answers to that question
begin to spill out in the moment that laugh ceases.
Ariele M. Huff, The Perks of Aging
One of the common traits of Rich and Happy people is they have learned
into their unconscious far more effectively than the rest of the
They have learned to stop overriding it, and start trusting it.
John P. Strelecky, Tim Brownson, How to be Rich and Happy
In today's world, we're constantly rushing from one thing to the
next and struggling with information overload.
When was the last time you took a moment to be still and
ask yourself if you were happy?
"When we are happy, we express a desire to be social creatures, to
share our happiness with others - human or otherwise."
William Clark; Wendy Larson, Emotional Intelligence
Some people are born happy. No matter what their circumstances
are, they are joyous, content, and satisfied with everything.
They carry a perpetual holiday in their eyes, and see joy and beauty
Orison Swett Marden, Character
There is nothing worse than being alone, and when you
can have someone in your life that is like you, that actually does love you,
you want to keep them as happy as possible.
Cathy Pearson, How To Keep Your Man, And Be His 'One And Only'
Quotes about Love and Life
Have you ever noticed how positive people are
happy people and negative people are miserable?
You can create a long and happy life for yourself by daily
imagining what that would look like, so that it grows in your life
experience as a reality.
Ben Samson, Confidence Boosting Secrets
Where do we first learn to be happy - or unhappy - from our mothers!
Jane Gilgun, Stories and Poems About Mothers
You are who you are; be happy with what you are called to do.
Do not pretend to be like someone else for your gifts are unique
to help lead you to the success as only you can define.
Positive emotions such as joy, happiness and pride can boost creative,
Joanna Jast, Laser-Sharp Focus
Research into happiness suggests that a planned pleasant
experience is more enjoyable than acquiring a physical object.
Jenny Rogers, Facing Redundancy
Strong Women Quotes
Every person can enjoy luxuries, but you need to be happy
and patient without getting the feelings of jealousy as this emotion
will hold you back and snatch all the happiness of your life.
Amara Abid, 50 Things to Know About Living a Life of Luxury on a Budget
Everyday talk to yourself positively. The more you repeat a
certain set of words, the more they become your reality - like affirmations.
You could make it as simple as, "I feel happy, I feel healthy, I feel terrific."
Alex Altman, Skyrocket Your Self-Esteem
A beautiful thing starts to happen when women have more
energy, freedom, joy and happiness - you start to give to others
from a place of compassion and joy.
Charlene Richard, The Art of Saying NO with Grace and Respect
One thing I read recently (and I have to admit, I can't remember where)
was that one way we can turn pessimism on its heel is to list the things
that makes us happy.
Mary DeMuth, Live Uncaged
Smiling makes our brain think we are happy. When our brain thinks
we are happy, we tend to smile more.
Rachel Robins, Feel Good About Yourself
Positive Energy Quotes
So, if you aren't really happy or trying to hide something, your level of
enthusiasm decreases and becomes really evident through your body language.
Karen Johnson, Marriage
Children thrive in positive environments, in places where positive
reinforcements help them to grow and be happy.
Rhonda Hart, Toddler Discipline
A person can never be happy if he thinks ill about others.
A.S. Freeman, Thinking Rich Thoughts
Quotes to Live By
Only you can define your expectations for what you want to get out of a job,
and so only you can know what will make you happy.
Matthew Oleniuk, Quit Your Job!
You are the creator of your reality. If you're not happy with your life it's
because you are letting your mind tell you that you are not happy.
Kevin Kerr, How to Be Happy and Live Life to the Fullest
Though many may not tell you, there is essentially one thing you must
remember when you desire to be satisfied and happy in the life
you live and that thing one thing is a seven letter word called BALANCE.
Raymona Brown, Complete Equation For Personal Happiness
Riches is also being happy in life, being successful in what you do,
being the best possible person you can be.
William Scaec, How to Get Rich
Best Motivational Quotes