Quotations About / On: HAPPY

  • 1.
    Everyone is happy until they see someone who is pretending to be happy.
    (Anamika Raj)
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    Life isn't just about being happy, it's also about making someone else happy.
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  • 3.
    I'm not happy. I'm not happy at all.
    (Billy Wilder (b. 1906), Austrian-born U.S. film director, producer, writer, and Charles Brackett (1892-1969), U.S. screenwriter. Phillips (Walter Abel), Arise My Love, after Augusta gets a plum assignment in Berlin, and four other times during the film (1940).)
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    When one create the happy stage and send the positive signals to the universe than universe is bound to respond to see you further happy.
    (Create the happy stage)
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    Money will never make you happy and happy will never make you money. That may be a wise crack, but I doubt it.
    (Morrie Ryskind, U.S. screenwriter, Robert Florey, and Joseph Santley. Mr. Hammer (Groucho Marx), The Cocoanuts, as the Florida hotel owner explains value of money to bellboys he is trying not to pay (1929). Ryskind adapted this film from original Broadway play by George Kaufman.)
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    If our condition were truly happy, we would not need diversion from thinking of it in order to make ourselves happy.
    (Blaise Pascal (1623-1662), French scientist, philosopher. repr. Encyclopedia Britannica, Chicago (1952). Pensées, no. 165 (1670), trans. J.M. Dent & Sons, London (1931).)
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    Our purpose in founding the city was not to make any one class in it surpassingly happy, but to make the city as a whole as happy as possible.
    (Socrates (469-399 B.C.), Athenian philosopher. The Republic, Plato, bk. IV, l.420b, trans. by A.D. Lindsay, E.P. Dutton and Co., Inc. (1957).)
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    No one can be perfectly free till all are free; no one can be perfectly moral till all are moral; no one can be perfectly happy till all are happy.
    (Herbert Spencer (1820-1903), British philosopher. Social Statics, pt. 4, ch. 30 (1851).)
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  • 9.
    This is going to be a happy day. Another happy day.
    (Samuel Beckett (1906-1989), Irish dramatist, novelist. Winnie, in Happy Days, p. 23, Grove Press (1961).)
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    Let no man be called happy before his death. Till then, he is not happy, only lucky.
    (Solon (c. 640-558 B.C.), Greek statesman, poet. In answer to the fabulously wealthy Croesus, who asked him who was the happiest man Solon had encountered on his travels—expecting Solon to name Croesus himself. Croesus dismissed Solon, only to remember his words when sentenced to death following his disastrous invasion of Persia (though the sentence was rescinded when the Persian king, Cyrus, heard the tale). The story is related by Herodotus in his Histories, bk. 1, though has no historical basis: Solon died before he could have met Croesus.)
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