Happy Life Quotes and Sayings

Our collection of happy life quotes and sayings may just put a smile on your face. It is the most important driving force in everyone’s life.

It is the pursuit of happiness that drives all actions. In other words, it is the overarching human goal! Yet, still, most people never realize that as their primary objective.

There is nothing better in life than finding the source of perpetual content. But the key to happiness is different for each human.

If you want to lead a happy life, find your source of inspiration and reason. These notable happy life quotes will help you find that source!

Happy Quotes About Life

Be happy about your own life, and you’ll be amazed at just how much more beautiful you’ll find it to be.
TemitOpe Ibrahim

A happy life is a virtuous life.
Omoakhuana Anthonia

When I was five 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

Read books and be happy.
Vanessa Dela Cruz

You need to have a good think about what you want. Remember that you can’t sit around waiting for happiness to find you. You find it.
Karli Perrin

Happy Life Quotes.

Best Happy Life Quotes

I find no importance in showing others that I am happy; it’s not important to me that they know or think that I am happy but what is important to me is that I am happy. I am interested in being happy, not in making others think or know that I am.
C. JoyBell C.

Success is getting what you want; happiness is wanting what you get.
W.P. Kinsella

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

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

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Be Happy Sayings

We all live with the objective of being happy; our lives are all different and yet the same.
Anne Frank

Even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness, and the word happy would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness. It is far better to take things as they come, along with patience and equanimity.
Carl Jung

People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.
Abraham Lincoln

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Life Liberty and Pursuit Of Happiness

We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights; that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.
Thomas Jefferson

Contentment in Life

Remember this, very little is needed to make a happy life.
Marcus Aurelius

Man is fond of counting his troubles, but he does not count his joys. If he counted them up as he ought to, he would see that every lot has enough happiness provided for it.
Fyodor Dostoevsky

Live from your heart and mind: The secret to the simplicity of connecting your heart and mind on the road to happiness and success.
Catherine B. Roy

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.
Helen Keller

The supreme happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved, loved for ourselves—say rather, loved in spite of ourselves.
Victor Hugo

Create your Own Joy

The currency of a happy life is not money, but it is pure love.
Debasish Mridha

Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim, and the end of human existence.

The best life is the one which is lived happily without being noticed by others!
Mehmet Murat ildan

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.
Barbara DeAngelis

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Daily Joy

I’ll have a cup full of happiness and a pocket full of rainbows to go.
Stanley Victor Paskavich

In the scope of a happy life, a messy desk or an overstuffed coat closet is a trivial thing, yet I find – and I hear from other people that they agree – that getting rid of clutter gives a disproportionate boost to happiness.
Gretchen Rubin

Single or married, you are responsible for your own personal happiness.
Kathy McClary

A solid sense of self will help a person to lead a full and happy life.
Kimberly Elise

A happy life must be, to a great extent, a quiet life, for it is only in an atmosphere of quiet that true joy dares live.
Bertrand Russell

Resolve to keep happy and your joy, and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.
Helen Keller


I’m a big believer that your life is basically a sum of all the choices you make. The better your choices, the better the opportunity to lead a happy life.
Karen Salmansohn

Don’t take a giant leap to make your life better. Just enjoy every minute of your life.
Tommy Fernandes

You are the only one who could delay your happiness because a peaceful state of mind is impossible without unconditional self-love.
Edmond Mbiaka

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


A happy wife is a happy life.
Gavin Rossdale

Happiness simply forms like a rainbow in the kindest and most grateful hearts.
Richelle E. Goodrich

A happy life is one spent in learning, earning, and yearning.
Lillian Gish

When one door of happiness closes, another opens, but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us.
Helen Keller

Happiness doesn’t have to be chased — it merely has to be chosen.
Mandy Hale

About Being Happy With Life

Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself, in your way of thinking.
Marcus Aurelius

As soon as you stop making everyone else responsible for your happiness, the happier you’ll be.
Nina Guilbeau

To get up each morning with the resolve to be happy Is to set our own conditions to the events of each day. To do this is to condition circumstances instead of being conditioned by them.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Laugh every day for five minutes, without any reason, then repeat it for 21 days straight, and it will become your habit to do.
Catherine B. Roy

To be happy, make others happy.
Stephen Richards

The habit of being happy enables one to be freed, or largely freed, from the domination of outward conditions.
Robert Louis Stevenson

To buy a cake, to howl at the moon, to know true happiness – I am happy.
C. JoyBell C.

Brotherhood is not just a Bible word. Out of comradeship can come and will come to the happy life for all.
Heywood Broun

If you want to be happy, be.
Leo Tolstoy

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Positive Attitude

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

Happiness is only found within. No one can make you happy but yourself! If you are unhappy with who you are…What does that say about you?
April Clark

Negative emotions like loneliness, envy, and guilt have an important role to play in a happy life; they’re big, flashing signs that something needs to change.
Gretchen Rubin

Even if happiness forgets you a little bit, never completely forget about it.
Jacques Prévert

With a Twinkle in Your Eyes

If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or objects.
Albert Einstein

The love that comes from friendship is the underlying facet of a happy life.
Chelsea Handler

Happiness is a habit – cultivate it.
Elbert Hubbard

Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
Jim Rohn

Happiness is free, like the air we all breathe, yet most people spend a lifetime unable to experience it.
Edmond Mbiaka

Whatever you decide to do, make sure it makes you happy.
Paulo Coelho

Being Happy is not a blessing to everyone. It’s an attitude.

It is not how much we have but how much we enjoy that makes us happy.
Charles Spurgeon

Be happy with what you have and are, be generous with both, and you won’t have to hunt for happiness.
William E. Gladstone

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