Happiness,peace


How to stay happy always

Happiness is the art of making a bouquet of those flowers within reach. - Bob Goddard

“When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down ‘happy’. They told me I didn’t understand the assignment, and I told them they didn’t understand life.” - John Lennon (1940-1980); musician, founding member of the Beatles

"Success is not a destination: It is a journey. The happiest people I know are those who are busy working toward specific objectives. The most bored and miserable people I know are those who are drifting along with no worthwhile objectives in mind." - Zig Ziglar 1926-2012, Speaker and Author

“When we have peace in our hearts and minds, we draw peace into our lives. ” - Iyanla Vanzant (born 1953);Inspirational speaker

“Contentment, and indeed usefulness, comes as the infallible result of great acceptances, great humilities—of not trying to make ourselves this or that, but of surrendering ourselves to the fullness of life—of letting life flow through us. ” - David Grayson

“Happiness is not in our circumstances, but in ourselves. It is not something we see, like a rainbow, or feel, like the heat of the fire. Happiness is something we are.” - John B. Sheerin

“Now and then its good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy.” -
Guillaume Apollinaire (1880-1918); poet, playwright, art critic

“Each one has to find his peace from within. And peace to be real must be unaffected by outside circumstances.” - Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (1869-1948); Indian political and spiritual leader

Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, or worn. It is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace & gratitude. ~ Denis Waitley

Being happy doesnt mean everything is perfect. It means you have decided to look beyond the imperfections. ~Gerard Way

"Its not how much we have, but how much we enjoy, that makes happiness" - Charles Spurgeon



Remember, happiness doesn’t depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely on what you think. ~Dale Carnegie

“Happiness can be found in even the darkest of times, if only one remembers to turn on the light.” - J.K. Rowling (born 1965); novelist

“Try to be like the turtle - at ease in your own shell. ” - Bill Copeland (1929-2011); Australian Test Cricket Umpire


“Sooner or later we all discover that the important moments in life are not the advertised ones, not the birthdays, the graduations, the weddings, not the great goals achieved. The real milestones are less prepossessing. They come to the door of memory.” - Susan Brownell Anthony (1820-1906); womens rights activist, writer


"The gift of happiness is wrapped in your heart, not the world.   In truth, your happiness has already been delivered, sitting in your inner mailbox - your heart - waiting to be opened."  - Anonymous

“Happiness is not a state to arrive at, but a manner of traveling.” - Margaret Lee Runbeck (1905-1956); American author

A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes. ~Hugh Downs



I began learning long ago that those who are happiest are those who do the most for others. ~Booker T. Washington



The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance; the wise grows it under his feet. ~ James Oppenheim



“Happiness is a how, not a what; a talent, not an object. ” - Hermann Hesse (1877-1962); Writer, 1946 Nobel Prize in Literature recipient



“To be without some of the things you want is an indispensable part of happiness.” - Bertrand Russell (1872-1970); philosopher, mathematician



“The happiness of a man in this life does not consist in the absence, but in the mastery, of his passions.” - Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson (1809-1892);poet laureate



“Happiness is not something readymade. It comes from your own actions.” - Dalai Lama



Each morning when I open my eyes I say to myself: I, not events, have the power to make me happy or unhappy today. I can choose which it shall be. Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn’t arrived yet. I have just one day, today, and I’m going to be happy in it. ~ Groucho Marx



The only reason we don’t have what we want in life is the reasons we create why we can’t have them. ~Tony Robbins



“If you want others to be happy, practice compassion; if you want to be happy, practice compassion. ” - Mary Stewbeck



“Enjoy all you have while pursuing all you want. ” - Jim Rohn (1930-2009); entrepreneur, author, motivational speaker



“Delight in the little things.” - Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936);poet, author



Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself, in your way of thinking. - Marcus Aurelius 121-180, Roman Emperor and Philosopher



Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory. - Albert Schweitzer



"Now and then its good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy." - Guillaume Apollinaire (1880-1918); poet, playwright, art critic


Thats just it--you cant drive it, you cant wear it, you cant live in it, you cant drink it, smoke it, snort it, you cant travel to it. Happiness is the experience of the journey. The experience of happiness is the result of how you look at things. When I look at something I say, can do, no problem; thats not going to make me unhappy. Happiness is a choice! ~Denis Waitley



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


We either make ourselves happy or miserable. The amount of work is the same. ~ Carlos Castaneda



The happiest people are not those who are getting more, but rather those who are giving more. - Courtesy: Deepika



Nine keys to contentment:
Health enough to make work a pleasure.
Wealth enough to support your needs.
Strength enough to battle with difficulties and overcome them.
Grace enough to confess your sins and forsake them.
Patience enough to toil until some good is accomplished.
Charity enough to see some good in your neighbors.
Love enough to move you to be useful and helpful to others.
Faith enough to make real things of God.
Hope enough to remove all anxious fears concerning the future.



I am determined to be cheerful and happy in whatever situation I may find myself. For I have learned that the greater part of our misery or unhappiness is determined not by our circumstance but by our disposition. ~Martha Washington



"Happiness is like a butterfly which, when pursued, is always beyond our grasp, but, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you." - Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804-1864); writer


Happiness is not an accident, nor is it something you wish for. Happiness is something you design.~Jim Rohn


A table, a chair, a bowl of fruit, a violin; what else do we need to be happy? - Albert Einstein


Worry is the prayer for what you dont want - Anonymous


"Blessed is the season which engages the whole world in a conspiracy of love." - Hamilton Wright Mabie (1846-1916) essayist, editor



"Life becomes harder for us when we live for others, but it also becomes richer and happier." - Albert Schweitzer (1875-1965); Philosopher, Physician, Nobel Peace Prize Winner


"If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world." - J.R.R. Tolkien (1892-1973); Writer, Poet, Philologist, University Professor



Of all the attitudes we can acquire , surely the attitude of gratitude is the most important , and by far the most life-changing.
Count your blessings instead of your crosses;
Count your gains instead of your losses.
Count your joys instead of your woes;
Count your friends instead of your foes.
Count your smiles instead of your tears;
Count your courage instead of your fears.
Count your full years instead of your lean;
Count your kind deeds instead of your mean.
Count your health instead of your wealth;
Love your neighbor as much as yourself - Courtesy - Deepika, Singer


"The happy heart runs with the river, floats on the air, lifts to the music, soars with the eagle, hopes with the prayer." - Maya Angelou
(1928-); Poet, Dancer, Producer, Playwright, Director



"The happiest people I have known have been those who gave themselves no concern about their own souls, but did their uttermost to mitigate the miseries of others."- Elizabeth Cady Stanton,
(1815-1902); social activist


"Joy is prayer - Joy is strength - Joy is love - Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls. She gives most who gives with Joy."- Mother Teresa
(1910-1997); Founder Of The Missionaries Of Charity


"Happiness comes of the capacity to feel deeply, to enjoy simply, to think freely, to risk life, to be needed."- Storm Jameson (1891-1986); author


The hardest arithmetic to master is that which enables us to count our blessings. - Eric Hoffer


"Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though twere his own." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832); philosopher, scientist, author


The deeper sorrow carves into your being the more joy you can contain.
- Kahlil Gibran


"We tend to forget that happiness doesnt come as a result of getting something we dont have, but rather of recognizing and appreciating what we do have." - Fredrick Koeing


"People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be." - Abraham Lincoln, 16th President of the United States


He who has not Christmas in his heart will never find it under a tree. - Roy L. Smith


Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in strangers gardens. - Douglas Jerrould


Gloom we have always with us, a rank and sturdy weed, but joy requires tending. - Barbara Holland


Joy is what happens when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are. - Marianne Williamson

"One of the sanest, surest, and most generous joys of life comes from being happy over the good fortune of others." - Robert A. Heinlein, (1907-1988); science-fiction writer



Today, let your heart dance. You will find no shortage of dance partners, as your feet join in. And your eyes. And your smile. And every part of your body and your feelings. Let your heart dance all day long. - Unknown


"Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls." - Mother Teresa, (1910-1997); founder of the Missionaries of Charity


A kind heart is a fountain of gladness, making everything in its vicinity freshen into smiles. - Washington Irving (1783-1859); author, historian


"To do something, however small, to make others happier and better, is the highest ambition, the most elevating hope, which can inspire a human being." - John Lubbock (1834-1913); biologist, politician


"Participate joyfully in the sorrows of the world. We cannot cure the world of sorrows, but we can choose to live in joy."- Joseph Campbell, (1904-1987); Author, Editor, Philosopher


"Happiness comes of the capacity to feel deeply, to enjoy simply, to think freely, to risk life, to be needed."-Storm Jameson(1891-1986); author


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