Who doesn’t want to be happy? Positive psychology shows us (over and over again), that having more happiness in your life doesn’t require a major life overhaul. In fact, it’s simply not true that happiness has to wait until you’ve achieved the goals or milestones you’ve set out for yourself. Want a shift in perspective? Check out these ten happiness quotes.
The power of your mind to affect your mood (your happiness) is often underrated. Read, enjoy, build more happiness – now.
Take good care,
Think happy thoughts and they will shine from your face like sun beams. – Roald Dahl
Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life. – Omar Khayyam
The moments of happiness we enjoy take us by surprise. It is not that we seize them, but that they seize us. – Ashley Montagu
The reason people find it so hard to be happy is that they always see the past better than it was, the present worse than it is, and the future less resolved than it will be. – Marcel Pagnoli
Happiness is letting go of what you think your life is supposed to look like and celebrating it for everything that it is. – Mandy Hale
Happiness is a direction, not a place. – Sydney Harris
Happy people plan actions, they don’t plan results. – Dennis Waitley
Everyone wants to live on top of the mountain, but all the happiness and growth occurs while you’re climbing it. –Andy Rooney
Happiness is not something ready-made. It comes from your own actions. – Dalai Lama