The search for happiness is one of the chief sources of unhappiness.
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The opposite of the religious fanatic is not the fanatical atheist but the gentle cynic who cares not whether there is a god or not.
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Be happy with what you have and are, be generous with both, and you won’t have to haunt for happiness
When I hold you in my arms and I feel my finger on your trigger I know no one can do me no harm because happiness is a warm gun.
They’ve got no idea what happiness is, they don’t know that without this love there is no happiness or unhappiness for us–there is no life.
My number one daily habit is to give myself permission to be happy. It’s physical and mental; it’s my diet, physical activity, and emotional state. That’s all tied together.
Happiness ain’t a thing in itself -it’s only a contrast with something that ain’t pleasant. And so, as soon as the novelty is over and the force of the contrast dulled, it ain’t happiness any longer, and you have to get something fresh.
The truth is that all of us can attain the greatest success and happiness possible in this life whenever we use our native capacities to its greatest extent.
Happiness, wealth, and success are the byproducts of goal setting; they cannot be the goals themselves.