Quotes About Happiness And Success

“Folks are usually about as happy as they make their minds up to be.”
Abraham Lincoln

“Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.”
Maya Angelou

“Our capacity to draw happiness from aesthetic objects or material goods in fact seems critically dependent on our first satisfying a more important range of emotional or psychological needs, among them the need for understanding, for love, expression and respect.”
Alain De Botton

“What is success? To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children; to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure the betrayal of false friends; to appreciate beauty; to find the best in others; to leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition; to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived; that is to have succeeded.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

“Do what your inner soul tells you to do, regardless of any money or success it will bring you.”

Etel Adnan

“Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile.”
Albert Einstein

“It is neither wealth nor splendor; but tranquility and occupation which give you happiness”.

Thomas Jefferson

“Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.”
Albert Schweitzer

“You might not make it to the top, but if you are doing what you love, there is much more happiness there than being rich or famous.”
Tony Hawk

People should find happiness in the little things, like family.”
Amanda Bynes

“If you want to be happy, set a goal that commands your thoughts, liberates your energy, and inspires your hopes.”
Andrew Carnegie

“To be kind to all, to like many and love a few, to be needed and wanted by those we love, is certainly the nearest we can come to happiness.
Mary Stuart

“As people spin faster and faster in the pursuit of merely personal happiness, they become exhausted in the futile effort of chasing themselves.”
Andrew Delbanco

“If you want to be happy, be.”
Leo Tolstoy

“Whoever is happy will make others happy.”
Anne Frank

“Some of us might find happiness if we quit struggling so desperately for it.”
William Feather

“Happiness depends upon ourselves.”

“Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.”
Helen Keller

“Happy girls are the prettiest.”
Audrey Hepburn

“One needs more than ambition and talent to make a success of anything, really. There must be love and a vocation.”
Jessye Norman

“Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.”
Ayn Rand

“Success is not the key to happiness, happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.”
Albert Schweitzer

“Family, friends, a good laugh and beautiful weather are the best cures.”
Bar Refaeli

“Success is a journey, not a destination. The doing is often more important than the outcome.”
Arthur Ashe

“All happiness or unhappiness solely depends upon the quality of the object to which we are attached by love.”
Baruch Spinoza

“Always be yourself, express yourself, have faith in yourself, do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it.”
Bruce Lee

“Happiness consists more in conveniences of pleasure that occur everyday than in great pieces of good fortune that happen but seldom.”
Benjamin Franklin

“Success isn’t measured by money or power or social rank. Success is measured by your discipline and inner peace.”
Mike Ditka

“A great obstacle to happiness is to expect too much happiness.”
Bernard de Fontenelle

“All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then success is sure.”
Mark Twain

“To be without some of the things you want is an indispensable part of happiness.”
Bertrand Russell

“Find out who you are and be that person. That’s what your soul was put on this Earth to be. Find that truth, live that truth and everything else will come.”
Ellen Degeneres

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

“The real secret of success is enthusiasm.”
Walter Chrysler

Happiness is a way station between too little and too much.”
Channing Pollock, Mr. Moneypenny

“Happiness is anyone and anything that’s loved by you.”
Charlie Brown

“It is not how much we have, but how much we enjoy, that makes happiness.”
Charles Spurgeon

“If you work just for money, you’ll never make it, but if you love what you’re doing and you always put the customer first, success will be yours.”
Ray Kroc

“Success must never be measured by how much money you have.”
Zig Ziglar

“You know you are on the road to success if you would do your job and not be paid for it.”
Oprah Winfrey

Happiness is a way station between too little and too much.”
– Channing Pollock, Mr. Moneypenny

“Anything you’re good at contributes to happiness.”
Bertrand Russell

It is not how much we have, but how much we enjoy, that makes happiness.”
– Charles Spurgeon

“You must try to generate happiness within yourself. If you aren’t happy in one place, chances are you won’t be happy anyplace.”
Ernie Banks

“Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature…. Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.”
Helen Keller

“The only way to find true happiness is to risk being completely cut open.”
– Chuck Palahniuk

“It is not easy to find happiness in ourselves, and it is not possible to find it elsewhere.”
Agnes Repplier

“Be happy. It’s one way of being wise.”
– Colette

“Happiness must happen, and the same holds for success: you have to let it happen by not caring about it.”
Viktor E. Frankl

Nobody really cares if you’re miserable, so you might as well be happy.”
– Cynthia Nelms

“Happiness is a how; not a what. A talent, not an object.”
Hermann Hesse

“Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.”
– Dalai Lama

“Imagine how our culture, how our lives, will change when we begin valuing go-givers as much as we value go-getters.”
Arianna Huffington

“It isn’t what you have or who you are or where you are or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about it.”
– Dale Carnegie

“Do one thing every day that scares you.”
Eleanor Roosevelt

“People are unhappy when they get something too easily. You have to sweat – that’s the only moral they know.”
– Dany Laferrière

“Happiness resides not in possessions, and not in gold, happiness dwells in the soul.”

We can’t control the world. We can only (barely) control our own reactions to it. Happiness is largely a choice, not a right or entitlement.”
– David C. Hill

“Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.”
Henry David Thoreau

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

“Happiness is a butterfly, which when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.”
Nathaniel Hawthorne

“I think the key to life is just being a happy person, and happiness will bring you success.”
– Diego Val

“Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be.”
Abraham Lincoln

“Happiness is being content with what you have, living in freedom and liberty, having a good family life and good friends.”
– Divyanka Tripathi

“My happiness doesn’t come from money or fame. My happiness comes from seeing life without struggle.”
Nicki Minaj

“Happiness is the interval between periods of unhappiness.”
– Don Marquis

. “The folly of endless consumerism sends us on a wild goose-chase for happiness through materialism.”
Bryant H. McGill

“The world is full of people looking for spectacular happiness while they snub contentment.”
– Doug Larson

“Are you bored with life? Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours.” Dale Carnegie

“Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in strangers’ gardens.”
– Douglas Jerrold

“Independence is happiness.” Susan B.

“Happiness is always the serendipitous result of looking for something else.”
– Dr. Idel Dreimer

“Success isn’t about the end result, it’s about what you learn along the way.”

“Happiness is excitement that has found a settling down place. But there is always a little corner that keeps flapping around.”
– E.L. Konigsburg

“I see nothing wrong with the human trait to desire. In fact, I consider it integral to our success mechanism. Becoming attached to what we desire is what causes the trouble. If you must have it in order to be happy, then you are denying the happiness of the here and now.”
Peter McWilliams

“If only we’d stop trying to be happy we could have a pretty good time.”
– Edith Wharton

“Success is finding satisfaction in giving a little more than you take.”
Christopher Reeve

“Happiness is not a goal; it is a by-product.”
– Eleanor Roosevelt

“Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort.”
Franklin D. Roosevelt

“The essence of philosophy is that a man should so live that his happiness shall depend as little as possible on external things.”
– Epictetus

“All of us are born for a reason, but all of us don’t discover why. Success in life has nothing to do with what you gain in life or accomplish for yourself. It’s what you do for others.”

Danny Thomas

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

“The level of our success is limited only by our imagination and no act of kindness, however small, is ever wasted.”

“My family didn’t have a lot of money, and I’m grateful for that. Money is the longest route to happiness.”
– Evangeline Lilly

“Success is getting and achieving what you want. Happiness is wanting and being content with what you get.”

Bernard Meltzer

“Happiness is a place between too much and too little.”
– Finnish proverb

“Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.”
Albert Einstein

“Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort.”
– Franklin D. Roosevelt

. “I couldn’t wait for success, so I went ahead without it.”
Jonathan Winters

“We tend to forget that happiness doesn’t come as a result of getting something we don’t have, but rather of recognizing and appreciating what we do have.”
– Frederick Keonig

“Prospering just doesn’t have to do with money.”
Joel Osteen

“There can be no happiness if the things we believe in are different from the things we do.”
– Freya Stark

“If we get our self-esteem from superficial places, from our popularity, appearance, business success, financial situation, health, any of these, we will be disappointed, because no one can guarantee that we’ll have them tomorrow.”

Kathy Ireland

“No medicine cures what happiness cannot.”
– Gabriel García Márquez

“Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.”
Dale Carnegie

“Give a man health and a course to steer, and he’ll never stop to trouble about whether he’s happy or not.”
– George Bernard Shaw

“Greater self-esteem produces greater success, and greater success produces more high self-esteem, so it keeps on spiraling up.”
Jack Canfield

“Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit family in another city.”
– George Burns

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

“How simple it is to see that we can only be happy now, and there will never be a time when it is not now.”
– Gerald Jampolsky

“Happiness is a by-product of an effort to make someone else happy.”
– Gretta Brooker Palmer

“Now and then it’s good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy.”
– Guillaume Apollinaire