Happiness is beneficial for the body, but it is grief that develops the powers of the mind.
Whenever I get happy, I always have a terrible feeling.
Lovers who love truly do not write down their happiness.
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.
People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.
Precisely the least, the softest, lightest, a lizard's rustling, a breath, a flash, a moment - a little makes the way of the best happiness.
The man who makes everything that leads to happiness depends upon himself, and not upon other men, has adopted the very best plan for living happily. This is the man of moderation, the man of manly character and of wisdom.
Nevertheless, whether in occurrences lasting days, hours or mere minutes at a time, I have experienced happiness often, and have had brief encounters with it in my later years, even in old age.
I don't get angry very often. I lose my temper rarely. And when I do, there's always a legitimate cause. Normally I have a great lightness of being. I take things in a very happy, amused way.
No one is happy all his life long.
There is joy in work. There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something.
How can a woman be expected to be happy with a man who insists on treating her as if she were a perfectly normal human being.
The greatest happiness is to know the source of unhappiness.
Everyone chases after happiness, not noticing that happiness is right at their heels.
Satisfaction of one's curiosity is one of the greatest sources of happiness in life.
She was a girl who knew how to be happy even when she was sad. And that's important - you know.
But O, how bitter a thing it is to look into happiness through another man's eyes.
Give me something interesting to play and I'm happy.
Making love in the morning got me through morning sickness. I found I could be happy and throw up at the same time.
No one can be said to be happy until he is dead.
Do I consider myself sexy? It all depends on the way I'm feeling. When I'm happy inside, that's when I feel most sexy.
Recommend virtue to your children; it alone, not money, can make them happy. I speak from experience.
Simplicity makes me happy.
To be stupid, selfish, and have good health are three requirements for happiness, though if stupidity is lacking, all is lost.
The most happy man is he who knows how to bring into relation the end and beginning of his life.