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

Happiness comes more from loving than being loved; and often when our affection seems wounded it is only our vanity bleeding. To love, and to be hurt often, and to love again -- this is the brave and happy life.
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.
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go.
The secret of happiness is not in doing what one likes, but in liking what one does.
No one is in control of your happiness but you; therefore, you have the power to change anything about yourself or your life that you want to change.
If you want happiness for an hour -- take a nap. If you want happiness for a day -- go fishing. If you want happiness for a month -- get married. If you want happiness for a year -- inherit a fortune. If you want happiness for a lifetime -- help someone else.
A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.
The greatest joy of life is to love and be loved.
Now and then it's good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy.
Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self-gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
Remember, happiness doesn't depend upon who you are or what you have, it depends solely upon what you think.
Happiness is not a goal, it is a by-product.
But what is happiness except the simple harmony between a person and life they lead.
God cannot give us a happiness and peace apart from Himself, because it is not there. There is no such thing.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
When we are happy we are always good, but when we are good we are not always happy.
There is no way to happiness. Happiness is the way.
We take greater pains to persuade others we are happy than in trying to think so ourselves.
Many people think that if they were only in some other place, or had some other job, they would be happy. Well, that is doubtful. So get as much happiness out of what you are doing as you can and don't put off being happy until some future date.
Happiness is a conscious choice, not an automatic response.
True happiness arises, in the first place, from the enjoyment of one's self, and in the next, from the friendship and conversation of a few select companions.
We wish to be happier than other people; and this is difficult, for we believe others to be happier than they are.
Life's greatest happiness is to be convinced we are loved.
To be happy we must not be too concerned with others.
Happiness is good health and a bad memory.
Remember that very little is needed to make a happy life.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts: therefore, guard accordingly, and take care that you entertain no notions unsuitable to virtue and reasonable nature.
Happiness is activity.
Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.
Act happy, feel happy, be happy, without a reason in the world. Then you can love, and do what you will.
It is not the place, nor the condition, but the mind alone that can make anyone happy or miserable.
Happiness is the only good. The time to be happy is now. The place to be happy is here. The way to be happy is to make others so.
There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will.
Happiness is a sort of action.
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.
If you want to be happy for a year, plant a garden; If you want to be happy for life, plant a tree.
A person will be just about as happy as they make up their minds to be.
Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.