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450 Inspiring Happiness Quotes To Brighten Your Life (2023)

Updated: Jan 15

1. “I, not events, have the power to make me happy or unhappy today. I can choose which it shall be. Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn’t arrived yet. I have just one day, today, and I’m going to be happy in it.” —Groucho Marx


2. “There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power or our will. ” ―Epictetus


3. “The secret of happiness is not in doing what one likes, but in liking what one does.”


4. “People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.” ~ Abraham Lincoln


5. “Laughing at our mistakes can lengthen our own life. Laughing at someone else’s can shorten it.”


6. “Don’t underestimate the value of Doing Nothing, of just going along, listening to all the things you can’t hear, and not bothering.” —Winnie the Pooh


7. “It’s a helluva start, being able to recognize what makes you happy.” —Lucille Ball


8. “Happiness consists of living each day as if it were the first day of your honeymoon and the last day of your vacation.”


9. “Simplicity makes me happy.”


10. “We are no longer happy so soon as we wish to be happier.” ~ Walter Savage Landor


11. “Don’t take life too seriously. You’ll never get out of it alive.” ~ Elbert Hubbard