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Remember that the happiest people are not those getting more, but those giving more.
H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
You know what has made me the happiest I've ever been? Seeing my son and daughter graduate from college. More than wanting them to be educated, I wanted them to be nice people. To see that they have become both is just a wonderful thing.
We are at our very best, and we are happiest, when we are fully engaged in work we enjoy on the journey toward the goal we've established for ourselves. It gives meaning to our time off and comfort to our sleep. It makes everything else in life so wonderful, so worthwhile.
The happiest moment of my life was probably when my daughter was born.
Once you start a working on something, don't be afraid of failure and don't abandon it. People who work sincerely are the happiest.
Probably the happiest period in life most frequently is in middle age, when the eager passions of youth are cooled, and the infirmities of age not yet begun; as we see that the shadows, which are at morning and evening so large, almost entirely disappear at midday.
I always say that the times in my life when I've been happiest are the times when I've seen, like, a sunset.
Time sometimes flies like a bird, sometimes crawls like a snail; but a man is happiest when he does not even notice whether it passes swiftly or slowly.
He who has no wish to be happier is the happiest of men.
William R. Alger
My happiest memory of childhood was my first birthday in reform school. This teacher took an interest in me. In fact, he gave me the first birthday presents I ever got: a box of Cracker Jacks and a can of ABC shoe polish.
My school days were the happiest days of my life; which should give you some indication of the misery I've endured over the past twenty-five years.
He is happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Those who decide to use leisure as a means of mental development, who love good music, good books, good pictures, good plays, good company, good conversation - what are they? They are the happiest people in the world.
William Lyon Phelps
As to the presidency, the two happiest days of my life were those of my entrance upon the office and my surrender of it.
Martin Van Buren
There is a difference between happiness and wisdom: he that thinks himself the happiest man is really so; but he that thinks himself the wisest is generally the greatest fool.
I'm happy, I would say that I'm one of the happiest people I know but I've certainly had periods of profound sadness, depression and heartache and those are the kind of things that are interesting to me to write about.
I have no money, no resources, no hopes. I am the happiest man alive.
We never taste a perfect joy; our happiest successes are mixed with sadness.
Some of the happiest times I ever saw my dad was times when I was with him in the casinos, and he had a good night.
In spite of discouragement and adversity, those who are happiest seem to have a way of learning from difficult times, becoming stronger, wiser and happier as a result.
Joseph B. Wirthlin
The kitchen really is the castle itself. This is where we spend our happiest moments and where we find the joy of being a family.
Sometimes the most happy people in life are the ones with nothing. We can't lose sight of the little things in life that should make us the happiest.
The happiest people in the world are those who feel absolutely terrific about themselves, and this is the natural outgrowth of accepting total responsibility for every part of their life.
Certainly the international community is putting a lot of pressure on Iran and making clear that its nuclear program must stop. If it stops with the sanctions, the combinations of sanctions, diplomacy, other pressures, I, as the prime minister of Israel, will be the happiest person in the world.
The happiest conversation is that of which nothing is distinctly remembered, but a general effect of pleasing impression.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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