Happiness

Happiness is a critical factor for work, and work is a critical factor for happiness. In one of those life-isn't-fair results, it turns out that the happy outperform the less happy. Happy people work more hours each week — and they work more in their free time, too.

Gretchen Rubin

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You might not make it to the top, but if you are doing what you love, there is much more happiness there than being rich or famous.

Tony Hawk

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Some people think happiness is a luxury, but it's a necessity. You need to make space for it in your life.

Christie Brinkley

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Happiness is dependent on self-discipline. We are the biggest obstacles to our own happiness. It is much easier to do battle with society and with others than to fight our own nature.

Dennis Prager

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There is no excellence without labor. One cannot dream oneself into either usefulness or happiness.

Liberty Hyde Bailey

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People take different roads seeking fulfillment and happiness. Just because they're not on your road doesn't mean they've gotten lost.

H. Jackson Brown Jr.

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Being happy is of the utmost importance. Success in anything is through happiness.

Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

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As attractive as it is, the idea that nature can exist beyond our dangerous 'instinct for happiness' is never the whole story.

John Burnside

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Our greatest happiness does not depend on the condition of life in which chance has placed us, but is always the result of a good conscience, good health, occupation, and freedom in all just pursuits.

Thomas Jefferson

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I get way too much happiness from good food.

Elizabeth Olsen

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Happiness — quotes and aphorisms

To find out what one is fitted to do, and to secure an opportunity to do it, is the key to happiness.

John Dewey

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When we adopt a dog or any pet, we know it is going to end with us having to say goodbye, but we still do it. And we do it for a very good reason: They bring so much joy and optimism and happiness. They attack every moment of every day with that attitude.

Bruce Cameron

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There is no way to happiness — happiness is the way.

Thich Nhat Hanh

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Life in common among people who love each other is the ideal of happiness.

George Sand

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Happiness, I do not know where to turn to discover you on earth, in the air or the sky; yet I know you exist and are no futile dream.

Rosalia de Castro

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Happiness is the natural flower of duty.

Phillips Brooks

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Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.

Robert Frost

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Family and friendships are two of the greatest facilitators of happiness.

John C. Maxwell

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The secret of happiness is to admire without desiring.

Carl Sandburg

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Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.

Buddha

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