Happiness isn’t something that depends on our surroundings… It’s something we make inside ourselves.
- Cornelia "Corrie" Ten Boom
It is neither wealth nor splendor; but tranquility and occupation which give you happiness.
- Thomas Jefferson
Happy people plan actions, they don’t plan results.
- Dennis Wholey
There is joy in work. There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something.
- Henry Ford
To find out what one is fitted to do and to secure an opportunity to do it, is the key to happiness.
- John Dewey
Happiness is spiritual, born of truth and love. It is unselfish; therefore it cannot exist alone, but requires all mankind to share it.
- Mary Baker Eddy
You must never forget that greatness does not guarantee happiness but goodness always does.
- Sri Chinmoy
Everyone wants to live on top of the mountain, but all the happiness and growth occurs while you're climbing it.
- Andy Rooney
The Constitution only gives people the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it yourself.
- Benjamin Franklin
With a genuine keenness or readiness to serve others, one can attain happiness in any group or community, and the eagerness to serve others will endow you with the power and skill necessary for the required service. Nowadays, we tend to regard it as derogatory to serve, but there is great worth in service.
- Sathya Sai Baba