Happiness is not a goal…it’s a by-product of a life well lived.
More quotes by Eleanor Roosevelt
Lest I keep my complacent way I must remember somewhere out there a person died for me today. As long as there must be war, I ask and I must answer was I worth dying for?
Love can often be misguided and do as much harm as good, but respect can do only good. It assumes that the other person’s stature is as large as one’s own, his rights as reasonable, his needs as important.
When you adopt the standards and the values of someone else… you surrender your own integrity. You become, to the extent of your surrender, less of a human being.
More quotes about Happiness
The fact that a believer is happier than a skeptic is no more to the point than the fact that a drunken man is happier than a sober one.
A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.
Seize the moments of happiness, love and be loved! That is the only reality in the world, all else is folly. It is the one thing we are interested in here.
What can be added to the happiness of a man who is in health, out of debt, and has a clear conscience?
One swallow does not make a summer, neither does one fine day; similarly one day or brief time of happiness does not make a person entirely happy.
Happiness cannot be travel to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace, and gratitude.