Quotes tagged with happiness (1524 quotes found)

Amy Adams
I always had a larger view. I'm interested in real life - my family, my friends. I have tried never to define myself by my success, whatever that is. My happiness is way beyond roles and awards.
life  success  happiness  # 5181
John Adams
The happiness of society is the end of government.
Joseph Addison
True happiness arises, in the first place, from the enjoyment of one's self, and in the next, from the friendship and conversation of a few select companions.
friendship  happiness  true  # 5860
Joseph Addison
A contented mind is the greatest blessing a man can enjoy in this world.
happiness  mind  Greatest  # 5862
Joseph Addison
Suspicion is not less an enemy to virtue than to happiness; he that is already corrupt is naturally suspicious, and he that becomes suspicious will quickly be corrupt.
happiness  Less  enemy  # 5890
Mortimer Adler
The ultimate end of education is happiness or a good human life, a life enriched by the possession of every kind of good, by the enjoyment of every type of satisfaction.
life  happiness  good  # 6304
Theodor Adorno
A pencil and rubber are of more use to thought than a battalion of assistants. To happiness the same applies as to truth: one does not have it, but is in it.
happiness  truth  Use  # 6428
Theodor Adorno
Happiness is obsolete: uneconomic.
happiness  Obsolete  # 6429
Aeschylus
For the poison of hatred seated near the heart doubles the burden for the one who suffers the disease; he is burdened with his own sorrow, and groans on seeing another's happiness.
happiness  Another  heart  # 6882
Aeschylus
Happiness is a choice that requires effort at times.
happiness  Times  choice  # 6883
Aeschylus
And one who is just of his own free will shall not lack for happiness; and he will never come to utter ruin.
happiness  Free  Shall  # 6898
Todd Akin
We have a long heritage of freedom that defines America. We believe there is a Creator who blessed us with life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.
life  happiness  freedom  # 7937
Eddie Albert
I don't really care how I am remembered as long as I bring happiness and joy to people.
happiness  care  joy  # 8279
Alexander Alekhine
The purpose of human life and the sense of happiness is to give the maximum what the man is able to give.
life  happiness  sense  # 9054
Vittorio Alfieri
Heaven takes care that no man secures happiness by crime.
happiness  care  Takes  # 9565
Horatio Alger
No period of my life has been one of such unmixed happiness as the four years which have been spent within college walls.
life  happiness  Within  # 9586