In the hopes of reaching the moon men fail to see the flowers that blossom at their feet.
Albert Schweitzer (1875 - 1965)
Contributed by: Siona
Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832)
There is only one way to happiness, and that is to cease worrying things which are beyond the power of our will.
Epictetus (c. 50 - 120)
You're happiest while you're making the greatest contribution.
Try to be happy in this present moment, and put not off being so to a time to come,—as though that time should be of another make from this which has already come and is ours.
Thomas Fuller (1608 - 1661)
The best way to make your dreams come true is to wake up.
Paul Valery (1871 - 1945)
Source: Pearls of Wisdom
If you would create something, you must be something.
When one door of happiness closes, another opens, but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us.
Helen Keller (1880 - 1968)
Source: The Book of Positive Quotations
Happiness does not consist in pastimes and amusements but in virtuous activities
Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)
Happiness resides not in posessions and not in gold; the feeling of happiness dwells in the soul.
Democritus (460 - 400 BC)
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