"Be happy. It's one way of being wise." -Sidonie Gabrielle
"Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful." - Herman Cain
"If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or things." -Albert Einstein
"Happiness is not the absence of problems, but the ability to deal with them."
"Happiness comes of the capacity to feel deeply, enjoy simply, to think freely, to risk life, to be needed." -Storm Jameson
"Happiness always looks so small while you hold it in your hands, but let it go, and you learn at once how big and precious it is." -Maxim Gorky
"There is only one cause of unhappiness: the false beliefs you have in your head, beliefs so widespread, so commonly held, that it never occurs to you to question them." -Anthony de Mello
"There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will." -Epictetus
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