Happiness quotes to make you feel better
Written By: Counselling Psychologist
M.Sc. Psychology - Swansea University, UK.
Reviewed By: Counselling Psychologist
MA Psychology Pennsylvania State University, USA
Last Updated: 10-03-2023

Happiness quotes to make you feel better


Happiness Quotes

We only need the sun when it starts to snow! All of us need a dose of happiness, after we've had a bad day.

If you are having a bad day, take a seat, breathe deeply, and read a selection of curated quotes on happiness for you.

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

“Happiness is not being pained in body or troubled in mind.” - Thomas Jefferson-

“There is no path to happiness, happiness is the path” -Buddha-

“They say a person needs just three things to be truly happy in this world: Someone to love, something to do, and something to hope for.” -Tom Bodett-

“Be healthy and take care of yourself but be happy with the beautiful things that make you, you.” -Beyonce-

“Happiness is the best Make-Up” -Drew Barrymore-

“There is nothing like deep breaths after laughing that hard. Nothing in the world like a sore stomach for the right reasons.” - Stephen Chbosky, The Perks of Being a Wallflower

“The point is not to pay back kindness but to pass it on.” -Julia Alvarez-

"If you want to be happy, do not dwell in the past, do not worry about the future, focus on living fully in the present." - Roy T. Bennett-

“No medicine cures what happiness cures.” -Gabriel Garcia Marquez-

 “Being happy never goes out of style.” -Lilly Pultizer-

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

“If you find serenity and happiness, some may be jealous. Be happy anyway.” Mother Teresa-

“The thing everyone should realize is that the key to happiness is being happy by yourself and for yourself.” -Ellen DeGeneres-

“Happiness is the secret to all beauty. There is no beauty without happiness.” -Christian Dior-

“Happiness comes in waves. It ll find you again.” -Unknown-

 “The art of being happy lies in the power of extracting happiness from common things.” -Henry Ward Beecher-

“The secret of happiness is freedom; the secret of freedom is courage.” -Carrie Jones-

“Happiness cannot be travelled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace, and gratitude.” - Denis Waitley-

“The search for happiness is one of the chief sources of unhappiness.” -Eric Hoffer-

And finally, our favourite happy quote is:

“Happiness is not being pained in body or troubled in mind.” -Thomas Jefferson-

A popular Chinese saying goes: “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 year, inherit a fortune. If you want happiness for a lifetime, help someone else.”

We hope these happy quotes brightened your day and raised your spirits.

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