Happy Life Quotes


The Pursuit of Happiness Quotations optimistic fellow

I'm getting there.

I believe that everyone can change their lives for the good without the need for special talents, contacts, money or sheer dumb luck.

What can you do to change things for the better? List up some happy life quotes for one thing so that you can dip into the list daily to find some inspiration.

There are many direct actions you can take to help you reach a happier state of mind. You can take actions such as personal life coaching to doing simple daily mental exercises that cost you little time and effort but just might be enough for you.

You could use the happy life quotes listed on this site as a starting point. Keep notes and build your own primer for happiness.

It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live.

Marcus Aurelius

Never leave that till tomorrow which you can do today.

Benjamin Franklin

It always seems impossible until it’s done.

Nelson Mandela

It’s a great thing to enjoy life without adversely affecting the enjoyment of others.

And we would all like the chance to do so.

But it’s not that easy is it?

If it doesn’t come naturally to you what do you do? Give up in life or put on a brave face and soldier on picking up little bits of happiness where you can.

Doesn’t have to be either choice I believe. Just be yourself, believe and don’t be easily put off by doubters or scoffers.

 The stoical scheme of supplying our wants by lopping off our desires is like cutting off our feet when we want shoes.

Jonathan Swift

It is the power of the mind to be unconquerable.


Take a serious view of your life and if there are changes needed then set goals accordingly – not new advice I know, but still very effective. And you need some kind of starting point for change.

 The most difficult thing in life is to know yourself.

Goals don’t need to be spectacular or glamorous or merely self-serving. They can be set to a realistic level to suit your abilities and capabilities as well as means – but don’t let the latter consideration influence you unduly. You can’t buy success remember!

Thinking back to when you were a child were you happy and was that because it came naturally or were you in a happy environment at that time?

If you have unhappy memories then try to walk away from them.

Not easy and we’re all the creatures of our past to some extent.

It’s time to take responsibility for you own life if you truly want to feel and be happy and contented in life.

 Don’t go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.

Mark Twain

Leave dependency and blame behind you if you are to reach that positive frame of mind whereby you believe you achieve your goals.

When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us. 

Alexander Graham Bell

A happy quote that alerts us to the possibilities there are around us if we only look for them.

You are where you are at this moment– accept that in full but fully believe that you will move forward from this moment. Seize the time that you have and make full use of it within your resources and powers. Use what is happiness quotes to guide you forwards.

It won’t happen overnight and it would be foolish to expect that.

You can find religion – why not if it works and you find happiness and success there – amen to that! ?

Belief creates the actual fact.
William James

For many religion can be their salvation as can other ways of life that are not equally self-serving.

You don’t need to be religious or belong to any religious group to live by an ethical code where you treat other people, as you would wish to be treated by them.

I guess there are many agnostics and disbelievers around us that lead a saintly life without needing to belong to any organized religion or creed. They’ve found their own happy quotes to live by.

They epitomize what happy quotes about life is about by living it for real.

And as we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same.

Nelson Mandela

Take your life into your own hands. Start by learning and using some happy quotes about life. These authors share the frailties of human existence but have found some solace and solution in the written word of happiness quotes.