People don't notice whether it's winter or summer when they're happy.
Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (1860 - 1904)
Contributed by: Zaady
There ought to be a man with a hammer behind the door of every happy man.
True happiness comes from the joy of deeds well done, the zest of creating things new.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery (1900 - 1944)
Most people don't know or don't accept the fact that if they had no thoughts they would be happy.
The discovery of a new dish does more for human happiness than the discovery of a new star.
Source: Physiologie du Gout, 1825
How easy to be amiable in the midst of happiness and success.
Anne Sophie Swetchine (1782 - 1857)
For happiness one needs security, but joy can spring like a flower even from the cliffs of despair.
Anne Lindbergh (1906 -)
Source: Locked Rooms and Open Doors (Harcourt Brace)
We all live with the objective of being happy; our lives are all different and yet the same.
Anne Frank (1929 - 1945)
If ever two were one, then surely we. If ever man were loved by wife, then thee. If every wife was happy with a man, Compare with me ye women if you can.
Anne Bradstreet (c.1612 - 1672)
Source: "To My Dearest and Loving Husband," 1678
When I decide to be happy, I am. When I allow others to decide whether I will or will not, I'm usually not.
Source: Mark and Barbara Hall Collection.
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