Quotes on happiness


A friend is a gift you give yourself.

~ Robert Louis Stephenson

Eternal nothingness is fine if you happen to be dressed for it.

~ Woody Allen

I believe it is an established maxim in morals that he who makes an assertion without knowing whether it is true or false is guilty of falsehood, and the accidental truth of the assertion does not justify or excuse him.

~ Abraham Lincoln

I have learnt silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind yet strange, I am ungrateful to these teachers.

~ Kahlil Gibran

What, to the American slave, is your Fourth of July I answer A day that reveals to him, more than all other days of the year, the gross injustices and cruelty to which he is the constant victim. To him your celebration is a sham.

~ Frederick Douglas

The maxim that people should not have a right till they are ready to exercise it properly, is worthy of the fool in the old story who resolved not to go into the water till he had learned to swim.

~ Thomas B. Macaulay

For with slight efforts how should we obtain great results It is foolish even to desire it.

~ Euripides

The history of man is a graveyard of great cultures that came to catastrophic ends because of their incapacity for planned, rational, voluntary reaction to challenge.

~ Erich Fromm

So full of artless jealousy is guilt, It spills itself in fearing to be spilt.

~ William Shakespeare

Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future.

~ John Fitzgerald Kennedy

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