quote by Fyodor Dostoevsky

If you wish to glimpse inside a human soul and get to know a man ... just watch him laugh. If he laughs well, he's a good man.

— Fyodor Dostoevsky

Heartwarming Laughter And Joy quotations

Laughter and joy quote New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings.
New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings.

There are in every generation those who shrink from the ultimate sacrifice, but there are in every generation those who make it with joy and laughter and these are the salt of the generations.

There are in every generation those who shrink from the ultimate sacrifice, but there are in every generation those who make it with joy and laughter and these are the salt of the generations.

Laughter and joy quote Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the
Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.

Grace creates liberated laughter. The grace of God...is beautiful, and it radiates joy and awakens humor.

Happiness radiates like the fragrance from a flower, and draws all good things toward you.


There are days when we can bring before God.

..laughter of joy and gratitude. There will be other days when we can only muster a bitter, angry complaint. Be confident that God will accept whatever we lift up before him, and he will make it serve his purpose and our good.

Laughter and joy quote Enjoy life now. This is not a rehearsal.
Enjoy life now. This is not a rehearsal.

God places us in the world as his fellow workers-agents of transfiguration.

We work with God so that injustice is transfigured into justice, so there will be more compassion and caring, that there will be more laughter and joy, that there will be more togetherness in God's world.

If people only knew the healing power of laughter and joy, many of our fine doctors would be out of business. Joy is one of nature's greatest medicines. Joy is always healthy. A pleasant state of mind tends to bring abnormal conditions back to normal.

Live by this credo: have a little laugh at life and look around you for happiness instead of sadness. Laughter has always brought me out of unhappy situations.

Laughter and joy quote There is a battle of two wolves inside us all. One is evil. It is anger, jealous
There is a battle of two wolves inside us all. One is evil. It is anger, jealousy, greed, resentment, lies, inferiority and ego. The other is good. It is joy, peace, love, hope, humility, kindness, empathy and truth. The wolf that wins? The one you feed.

Humor is a prelude to faith and laughter is the beginning of prayer.


Happiness is not a brilliant climax to years of grim struggle and anxiety.

It is a long succession of little decisions simply to be happy in the moment.

If we're destroying our trees and destroying our environment and hurting animals and hurting one another and all that stuff, there's got to be a very powerful energy to fight that. I think we need more love in the world. We need more kindness, more compassion, more joy, more laughter. I definitely want to contribute to that.

Laughter and joy quote Laughter is timeless, imagination has no age, and dreams are forever.
Laughter is timeless, imagination has no age, and dreams are forever.

I've always thought that a big laugh is a really loud noise from the soul saying, "Ain't that the truth."

It's good to be just plain happy, it's a little better to know that you're happy; but to understand that you're happy and to know why and how and still be happy, be happy in the being and the knowing, well that is beyond happiness, that is bliss.

Everybody laughs the same in every language because laughter is a universal connection.

Laughter and joy quote Be the silent watcher of your thoughts and behavior. You are beneath the thinker
Be the silent watcher of your thoughts and behavior. You are beneath the thinker. You are the stillness beneath the mental noise. You are the love and joy beneath the pain.

A sense of humor... is needed armor. Joy in one's heart and some laughter on one's lips is a sign that the person down deep has a pretty good grasp of life.

Each of us has a spark of life inside us, and our highest endeavor ought to be to set off that spark in one another.

Spring unlocks the flowers to paint the laughing soil.

Laughter and joy quote Joy does not simply happen to us. We have to choose joy and keep choosing it eve
Joy does not simply happen to us. We have to choose joy and keep choosing it every day.

Man must search for what is right, and let happiness come on its own.

The deeper that sorrow carves into your being, the more joy you can contain.


Joy, sorrow, tears, lamentation, laughter -- to all these music gives voice, but in such a way that we are transported from the world of unrest to a world of peace, and see reality in a new way, as if we were sitting by a mountain lake and contemplating hills and woods and clouds in the tranquil and fathomless water.

Laughter and joy quote Determine to live life with flair and laughter.
Determine to live life with flair and laughter.

What soap is to the body, laughter is to the soul.

Laughter is the shortest distance between two people.

Laughter is wine for the soul - laughter soft, or loud and deep, tinged through with seriousness - the hilarious declaration made by man that life is worth living.

From nothing else but the brain come joys, delights, laughter and sports, and sorrows, griefs, despondency, and lamentations

Laughter and joy quote The best thing in life are free.
The best thing in life are free.

A good time to laugh is any time you can.


It takes as little as 1% of a population to create positive change, and I believe that if 100 million people underwent a personal transformation in the direction of peace, harmony, laughter, love, kindness, and joy...the world would be transformed.

Laughter is the corrective force which prevents us from becoming cranks.

Laughter and joy quote A day without laughter is a day wasted
A day without laughter is a day wasted

No matter what your heartache may be, laughing helps you forget it for a few seconds.

Release the joy that is inside of another, and you release the joy that is inside of you.

I believe there is a direct correlation between love and laughter.

Laughter and joy quote Never give anyone the power to take away your joy.
Never give anyone the power to take away your joy.

The happiness that is genuinely satisfying is accompanied by the fullest exercise of our faculties and the fullest realization of the world in which we live.

When I meet people from other cultures I know that they too want happiness and do not want suffering, this allows me to see them as brothers and sisters.

And the smile that is worth the praises of earth is the smile that shines through tears.

Let there be more joy and laughter in your living.

You may think life is sweet now, but when death is a heartbeat away then life becomes unbearably desirable. And when you survive, everything you do will be enhanced and filled with greater joy: the sunlight, the breeze, a good wine, a woman's lips, a child's laughter.

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