Happiness

A Quote by Albert Camus on happiness, life, and meaning

You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life.

Albert Camus (1913 - 1960)

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A Quote by Albert Camus on happiness, lies, nature, and selfishness

I enjoyed my own nature to the fullest, and we all know that there lies happiness, although, to soothe one another mutually, we occasionally pretend to condemn such joys as selfishness.

Albert Camus (1913 - 1960)

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A Quote by Albert Camus on concern and happiness

To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.

Albert Camus (1913 - 1960)

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A Quote by Albert Camus on happiness, harmony, life, and simplicity

But what is happiness except the simple harmony between a man and the life he leads?

Albert Camus (1913 - 1960)

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A Quote by Alastair Sim on certainty and happiness

It was revealed to me many years ago with conclusive certainty that I was a fool and that I had always been a fool. Since then I have been as happy as any man has a right to be.

Alastair Sim

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A Quote by Alan Alda on fame and happiness

It isn't necessary to be rich and famous to be happy. It's only necessary to be rich.

Alan Alda (1936 -)

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A Quote by Agnes Repplier on happiness

It is not easy to find happiness in ourselves, and it is not possible to find it elsewhere.

Agnes Repplier (1855 - 1950)

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A Quote by Aeschylus on happiness, life, and prosperity

Only when man's life comes to end in prosperity can one call that man happy.

Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)

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A Quote by Alfred Edward Housman on birds, brides, children, desires, happiness, home, love, and motherhood

Happy bridegroom, Hesper brings All desired and timely things. All whom morning sends to roam, Hesper loves to lead them home. Home return who him behold, Child to mother, sheep to fold, Bird to nest from wandering wide: Happy bridegroom, seek your bride.

A.E. Housman (1859 - 1936)

Source: Last Poems, 1922, 24 (Epithalamium), st. 3

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A Quote by Alfred Edward Housman on contentment, country, happiness, heart, and losing

Into my heart an air that kills From yon far country blows: What are those blue remembered hills, What spires, what farms are those? That is the land of lost content I see it shining plain The happy highways where I went And cannot come again.

A.E. Housman (1859 - 1936)

Source: A Shropshire Lad, 1896, no. 40, st. 1,2

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