Wisdom allows nothing to be good that will not be so forever no man to be happy but he that needs no other happiness than what he has within himself no man to be great or powerful that is not master of himself.
-Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Category: happiness Quotes
We have a long heritage of freedom that defines America. We believe there is a Creator who blessed us with life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.
I have often met with happiness after some imprudent step which ought to have brought ruin upon me, and although passing a vote of censure upon myself I would thank God for his mercy.
The happiness of the creature consists in rejoicing in God, by which also God is magnified and exalted.
It is not in the pursuit of happiness that we find fulfillment, it is in the happiness of pursuit.
I do believe that if you haven’t learnt about sadness, you cannot appreciate happiness.
We are built to conquer environment, solve problems, achieve goals, and we find no real satisfaction or happiness in life without obstacles to conquer and goals to achieve.
Love is the master key that opens the gates of happiness.
-Oliver Wendell Holmes
Men can only be happy when they do not assume that the object of life is happiness.
Although the skills aren’t hard to learn, finding the happiness and finding the satisfaction and finding fulfillment in continuously serving somebody else something good to eat, is what makes a really good restaurant.