True happiness comes from having a sense of inner peace and contentment, which in turn must be achieved by cultivating altruism, love and compassion, and by eliminating anger, selfishness and greed.— Dalai Lama
Stunning Inner Peace And Happiness quotations
Happiness will never come to those who fail to appreciate what they already have.
When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down ‘happy’. They told me I didn’t understand the assignment, and I told them they didn’t understand life.
When we feel love and kindness toward others, it not only makes others feel loved and cared for, but it helps us also to develop inner happiness and peace.
Happiness radiates like the fragrance from a flower, and draws all good things toward you.
Most people ask for happiness on condition.
Happiness can only be felt if you don't set any condition.
There is no true healing unless there is a change in outlook, peace of mind and inner happiness
If my heart can become pure and simple, like that of a child, I think there probably can be no greater happiness than this.
Inner # peace begins the moment you choose not to allow another person or event to control your # emotions
The secret of happiness is to admire without desiring.
When we understand clearly that inner peace is the real source of happiness, and how, through spiritual practice, we can experience progressively deeper levels of inner peace, we will develop tremendous enthusiasm to practice
All that we are is the result of what we have thought; what we think we become.
Set peace of mind as your highest goal, and organize your life around it.
I think happiness is what makes you pretty.
If a person's basic state of mind is serene and calm, then it is possible for this inner peace to overwhelm a painful physical experience.
Happiness is not the endless pursuit of pleasant experiences - that sounds more like a recipe for exhaustion - but a way of being that results from cultivating a benevolent mind, emotional balance, inner freedom, inner peace, and wisdom. Each of these qualities is a skill that can be enhanced through training the mind.
Maybe we should develop a Crayola bomb as our next secret weapon.
A happiness weapon. A Beauty Bomb. And every time a crisis developed, we would launch one. And people would smile and get a little funny look on their faces and cover the world with imagination.
Remember that there is no happiness in having or in getting, but only in giving.
I believe God, through His Spirit, grants us love, joy, and peace no matter what is happening in our lives. As Christians, we shouldn't expect our joy to always feel like happiness, but instead recognize joy as inner security -- a safeness in our life with Christ.
Do not blindly believe what others say.
See for yourself what brings contentment, clarity and peace. That is the path for you to follow.
As human beings we all want to be happy and free from misery.
We have learned that the key to happiness is inner peace. The greatest obstacles to inner peace are disturbing emotions such as anger and attachment, fear and suspicion, while love and compassion, a sense of universal responsibility are the sources of peace and happiness.
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, nor to worry about the future, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly. There are only two mistakes one can make along the road to truth; not going all the way, and not starting.
Growth itself contains the germ of happiness.
No man is happy who does not think himself so.
Is there a difference between happiness and inner peace? Yes.
Happiness depends on conditions being perceived as positive; inner peace does not.
There may be peace without joy, and joy without peace, but the two combined make happiness.
Realize that true happiness lies within you.
True happiness lies within you.
The Dalai Lama. He is a very wise man of great inner peace who believes that happiness is the purpose of our lives. Through his teachings and leadership, he continues to make this world a better place in which to live.
Even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness.
If your mental attitude is positive, even when threats abound, you won’t lose your inner peace. On the other hand, if your mind is negative, marked by fear, suspicion and feelings of helplessness, even among your best friends, in a pleasant atmosphere and comfortable surroundings, you won’t be happy.
The key to happiness is to get the spirit and keep it.
True happiness, we are told, consists in getting out of one's self;
but the point is not only to get out - you must stay out; and to stay out you must have some absorbing errand.
Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned or worn.
Real power is not given to us or even created;
real power is realized. It comes from realizing an inner sense of peace, self-worth, and happiness.