Quotations About / On:
And, Make others Happy.
Even if, You are not.
There could be a happier you doing good things than being happy doing the bad ones.
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).)
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).)
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).)
France may claim the happiest marriages in the world, but the happiest divorces in the world are "made in America."
(Helen Rowland (1875-1950), U.S. journalist. "What Every Woman Wonders," A Guide to Men (1922).)
The happiest women, like the happiest nations, have no history.
(George Eliot [Mary Ann (or Marian) Evans] (1819-1880), British novelist, editor. The Mill on the Floss, bk. 6, ch. 3 (1860).)
When we are happy we are always good, but when we are good we are not always happy.
(Oscar Wilde (1854-1900), Anglo-Irish playwright, author. Lord Henry, in The Picture of Dorian Gray, ch. 6 (1891).)
Poetry is the record of the best and happiest moments of the happiest and best minds.
(Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822), British poet. A Defence of Poetry (written 1821, published 1840).)
To feel happy
one has to forget how to be unhappy