Art Of Happiness Quotes by Dalai Lama, Howard Cutler, Herman Cain, Gautama Buddha, Alexandre Dumas, Edith Wharton and many others.
Although you may not always be able to avoid difficult situations,you can modify the extent to which you can suffer by how you choose to respond to the situation.
The type of Buddhist practices that I talk about in ‘The Art of Happiness’ have to do with reconditioning one’s way of thinking and one’s outlook, and one’s perception and how one relates to people. That type of thing, any Westerner can practice at any time.
Success is not the key to happiness, happiness is the key to success.
Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle. Happiness never decreases by being shared.
Happiness is like those palaces in fairy tales whose gates are guarded by dragons: we must fight in order to conquer it.
If only we’d stop trying to be happy, we could have a pretty good time.
The art of happiness is to serve all, and all shall serve you.
It is neither wealth nor splendor; but tranquility and occupation which give you happiness.
Just because they’re not on your road doesn’t mean they’ve gotten lost.
True happiness comes from the joy of deeds well done, the zest of creating things new.
Happiness is that state of consciousness which proceeds from the achievement of one’s values.
Be happy. It’s one way of being wise.
It is the chiefest point of happiness that a man is willing to be what he is.
The purpose of our life needs to be positive. We weren’t born with the purpose of causing trouble, harming others. For our life to be of value, I think we must develop basic good human qualities – warmth, kindness, compassion. Then our life becomes meaningful and more peaceful – happier.
The pursuit of happiness is a most ridiculous phrase: if you pursue happiness you’ll never find it.
The happiness of life is made up of minute fractions.
But what is happiness except the simple harmony between a man and the life he leads?