Saturday, March 7, 2009

Happiness

There is no cosmetic for beauty like happiness. -Lady Blessington

And in the end it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years. -Abraham Lincoln



For every minute you are angry, you lose sixty seconds of happiness. -Anonymous

Unless we think of others and do something for them, we miss one of the greatest sources of happiness. -Ray Lyman Wilbur

A smile is a curve that sets everything straight. -Anonymous



A man's as miserable as he thinks he is. -Seneca

Of all the things you wear, your expression is the most important. -Janet Lane

The grand essentials of happiness are: something to do, something to love, and something to hope for. -Allan K. Chalmers



Joy is the feeling of grinning inside. - Melba Colgrove

The best and most beautiful things in this world cannot be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart. -Helen Keller

Most people would rather be certain they're miserable, than risk being happy. -Robert Anthony



Happiness is the feeling you're feeling when you want to keep feeling it. -Anonymous

There are some days when I think I'm going to die from an overdose of satisfaction. -Salvador Dali

The best way for a person to have happy thoughts is to count his blessings and not his cash. -Anonymous



Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony. -Mahatma Gandhi

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

We must laugh before we are happy, for fear of dying without having laughed at all. -Jean de La Bruyere



And 3 of my favorites...

Nobody really cares if you're miserable, so you might as well be happy. -Cynthia Nelms

Jumping for joy is a good exercise. -Anonymous

"Well," said Pooh, "what I like best," and then he had to stop and think. Because although eating honey was a very good thing to do, there was a moment just before you began to eat it was better than when you were, but he didn't know what it was called. -A.A. Milne

*All images are from Flickr

2 comments:

Waterstone Jewelry said...

You put a smile on my face. Love the quotes.

Caroline D. said...

aww, sweet quotes.

I got your postcards today and they are GORGEOUS! Thanks so much! And I'm really impressed with your business cards and thank you note. Well done.

I'm going to post about it on my blog in the next few days, and I will send you a link! :)