Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle. Happiness never decreases by being shared.— Gautama Buddha
Competitive Source Of Happiness quotations
Life is not a problem to be solved, but an experience to be had.
love of learning is the most necessary passion .
.. in it lies our happiness. It's a sure remedy for what ails us, an unending source of pleasure.
A heart full of love and compassion is the main source of inner strength, willpower, happiness, and mental tranquility
Happiness will never come to those who fail to appreciate what they already have.
The greatest happiness is to know the source of unhappiness.
I have found that the greatest degree of inner tranquility comes from the development of love and compassion. The more we care for the happiness of others, the greater is our own sense of well-being. Cultivating a close, warmhearted feeling for others automatically puts the mind at ease. It is the ultimate source of success in life.
The greatest source of happiness is the ability to be grateful at all times.
The mystery of life isn't a problem to solve, but a reality to experience.
The moment you begin to worry about the things you want and the things you don’t have in life is the moment you will lose your gratitude... The greatest source of happiness is the ability to be grateful at all times.
Satisfaction of one's curiosity is one of the greatest sources of happiness in life.
Happiness belongs to those who are sufficient unto themselves.
For all external sources of happiness and pleasure are, by their very nature, highly uncertain, precarious, ephemeral and subject to chance.
The rights essential to happiness. . . . We claim them from a higher source - from the King of kings and Lord of all the earth.
True happiness comes not when we get rid of all of our problems,but when we change our relationship to them, when we see our problems as a potential source of awakening, opportunities to practice, and to learn.
From the happy-go-lucky days of oil exploration and drilling, when a lot of easy sources were being found and easily managed, we're gotten ourselves into this sort of apocalyptic time. We're willing to destroy almost everything, risk almost anything, and go ahead with techniques for which we have no way of responding to the known problems.
The richness I achieve comes from nature, the source of my inspiration.
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
There is another element that is a part of human happiness — and that is that unless we think of others and do something for them we miss the greatest sources of happiness.
Objects we ardently pursue bring little happiness when gained;
most of our pleasures come from unexpected sources.
The pursuit of happiness is the source of all unhappiness.
Personally, I experience the greatest degree of pleasure in having contact with works of art. They furnish me with happy feelings of an intensity that I cannot derive from other sources.
Love is not selective, desire is selective.
In love there are no strangers. When the centre of selfishness is no longer, all desires for pleasure and fear of pain cease; one is no longer interested in being happy; beyond happiness there is pure intensity, inexhaustible energy, the ecstasy of giving from a perennial source.
We need to reach that happy stage of our development when differences and diversity are not seen as sources of division and distrust, but of strength and inspiration.
Ignorance is the greatest source of happiness.
The search for happiness is one of the chief sources of unhappiness.
The science of happiness lies in controlling our thought and getting thought from sources of healthy life.
Happiness is a state of mind, so the real source of happiness must lie within the mind, not in external conditions.
A comfortable house is a great source of happiness.
It ranks immediately after health and a good conscience.
There never was a tonic that would cure more social ailments than a healthy, happy home. There never was a greater source of social stability than an affectionate and understanding family. There never was a better way of helping children to happiness than the close confidence of wise and loving and responsible parents.
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.
Learning to cherish others is the best solution to our daily problems, and it is the source of all our future happiness and good fortune.
The mind is the source of happiness and unhappiness by what it chooses to compare the experience with. If it chooses to compare it to something worse then it will create happiness, gratitude and pride but if it chooses to compare it to something better then it will create unhappiness, bitterness and envy.
The ultimate source of my mental happiness is my peace of mind.
Nothing can destroy this except my own anger.
Be unselfish. That is the first and final commandment for those who would be useful and happy in their usefulness. If you think of yourself only, you cannot develop because you are choking the source of development, which is spiritual expansion through thought for others.
If we did not look to marriage as the principal source of happiness, fewer marriages would end in tears.