Sunday, January 3, 2010

Happiness and Contentment Quotes and a Verse...

Happiness and Contentment Quotes and a Verse

"I know what it is to be in need, and I know what it is to have plenty.
I have learned the secret of being content in any and every situation,
whether well fed or hungry, whether living in plenty or in want."
- Philippians 4:12

"Be glad today for the clouds or the rainbows.
Both are meant for your good. And without both,
neither has meaning."
- Author Unknown

"The better part of happiness is to wish to be what you are."
- Desiderius Erasmus

"Happiness depends upon ourselves."
- Aristotle

“I've learned from experience that the greater part of our happiness or
misery depends on our dispositions and not on our circumstances.”
- Martha Washington

"One can be very happy without demanding that others agree with them."
- Ira Gershwin

"I am a kind of paranoiac in reverse.
I suspect people of plotting to make me happy."
- J. D. Salinger

"Remember that happiness is a way of travel - not a destination."
- Roy M. Goodman

"It is only possible to live happily ever after on a day to day basis."
- Margaret Bonnano

"If you search the world for happiness, you may find it in the end,
for the world is round and will lead you back to your door.'
- Robert Brault

"All happiness depends on a leisurely breakfast."
- John Gunther


  1. Good quotes. I particularly like the Gershwin and the Salinger.


  2. Thanks valerie for the great quotes. Stay happy!! Take care.


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