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Happiness

Don’t worry, be happy. Happiness is the main theme in the following proverbs and quotes.



A calm and humble life will bring more happiness than the pursuit of success and the constant restlessness that comes with it.

Albert Einstein


Agriculture is our wisest pursuit, because it will in the end contribute most to real wealth, good morals, and happiness.

Thomas Jefferson


An agricultural life is one eminently calculated for human happiness and human virtue.

Josiah Quincy


Garlic is not only a flavor, it is the secret of happiness.


Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.

Ernest Hemingway


Happiness in marriage is entirely a matter of chance.

Pride and Prejudice
Jane Austen


Happiness is a butterfly.


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


Happy is the man who has acquired the love of walking for its own sake!

W.J. Holland


I thought up an ending for my book. “And he lives happily ever after, till the end of his days.”

Bilbo
The Lord of the Rings
J.R.R. Tolkien
Quote from the movie


If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.

Thorin
The Lord of the Rings
J.R.R. Tolkien


It is impossible to walk rapidly and be unhappy.

Mother Theresa


It is very simple to be happy, but it is very difficult to be simple.

Rabindranath Tagore


Laughter is the best medicine.


Pleasure is always derived from something outside you, whereas joy arises from within.

Eckhart Tolle


The greatest of follies is to sacrifice health for any other kind of happiness.

Arthur Schopenhauer


The key to happiness is good health and a bad memory

Ingrid Bergman


The way of cultivation is not easy. He who plants a garden plants happiness.

Chinese proverb


To be stupid and selfish and to have good health are the three requirements for happiness, though if stupidity is lacking, the others are useless.

Gustave Flaubert


We were idiots really, but awfully happy, too.

The Road to Little Dribbling: More Notes From a Small Island
Bill Bryson