Sunday, September 15, 2013



happiness doesn't depend upon who you are or what you have,
it depends solely upon what you think.
Dale Carnegie

For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle,
and the life of the candle will not be shortened.
Happiness never decreases by being shared.

A person will be just about as happy as they make up their minds to be.
Abraham Lincoln

Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love,
and something to hope for.
Joseph Addison

Happiness is when what you think,
what you say,
and what you do are in harmony.
Mahatma Gandhi

You will never be happy if you continue
to search for what happiness consists of.
You will never live if you are looking
for the meaning of life.
Albert Camus

The best way to cheer yourself is to try to cheer someone else up.
Mark Twain

Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy;
they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.
Marcel Proust

Happiness is only real when shared.
Jon Krakauer

Happiness is the feeling you're feeling
when you want to keep feeling it.
Author Unknown

Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier.
Be the living expression of God's kindness:
kindness in your face,
kindness in your eyes,
kindness in your smile.
Mother Teresa

You can't be happy unless you're unhappy sometimes.
Lauren Oliver

Happiness always looks small while you hold it in your hands,
but let it go,
and you learn at once how big and precious it is.
Maxim Gorky

There is no way to happiness
- happiness is the way.
Thich Nhat Hanh


Love is that condition in which
 the happiness of another person is essential to your own.
Robert A. Heinlein

There is only one happiness in life --
 to love and to be loved.
George Sand

Where there is love there is life.
Mahatma Gandhi

Pure love is a willingness to give
without a thought of receiving anything in return.
Peace Pilgrim

A heart that loves is always young.
Greek proverb

Love is the only force
capable of transforming an enemy into friend.
Martin Luther King, Jr.

We can only learn to love by loving.
Iris Murdoch

Love is not blind -
it sees more, not less.
But because it sees more,
it is willing to see less.
Rabbi Julius Gordon

To love is to receive a glimpse of heaven.
Karen Sunde

Love is a canvas furnished by Nature and embroidered by imagination.

Love is of all passions the strongest,
for it attacks simultaneously the head,
the heart,
and the senses.

Lao Tzu

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