What happiness means to me.

Beautiful SunsetCredit: Larah“Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.” 
  Mahatma Gandhi

Here are my own happiness quotes. I am not a philosopher, a philanthropist or a prophet; I’m just a woman, a mum, a wife, a daughter, a sister, a friend, I'm one of you. For the majority of time, I am a grateful, positive and happy person, obviously, as most people, I do also have those moments, when I ‘have had enough’, nevertheless I strive to pick myself up, turn the negatives into positives, accept the difficulties as opportunities, learn to forgive and to love more than to despise. 

I try to eliminate negative words like ‘hate’ from my vocabulary, instead I use often the words love, happy, beautiful, grateful. I'm the happiest when I think, say and do good things, just like Gandhi says. 

I love writing about pursuing happiness and that feeling of happiness is something we should all aim for. 

Be Happy Quotes

Motivational Quotes
Credit: Larah

Motivational Quotes

These motivational quotes help me to search for happiness within me every day.

  • When you wake up in the morning, before getting out of bed, think about ten things that make you happy, you will start your day with a smile on your face.
  • Get up before anybody else in the family and enjoy those peaceful moments, to meditate, to focus your mind and get ready for another beautiful day.
  • Do something nice for someone every day, your happiness will grow.
  • Be happy now, it feels so much better than being upset.
  • Be happy with yourself, love yourself.
  • Count your blessings and think about the less fortunate.
  • Happiness is not given nor received, it is created within ourselves.
  • Being grateful makes you happy, try.
  • Dreading Mondays? Plan something nice for Monday evening, with your loved ones; it will make the start of the week much more enjoyable and something to look forward to.
  • We all have hardships and problems, no point to be down, choose to be happy and things will look much brighter, ideas and solutions will come to mind.
  • There are always reasons to be upset, angry or feel hopeless, there are also reasons to be content, forgiving and full of hope; which one do you want to choose?
  • Be as happy as you possibly can, you won’t regret it.
  • If you resent someone, stop drinking the bad blood, forgive them and move on.
  • I’m not perfect, but I’m happy.
  • When you feel like criticising and judging others, think about the ‘Cast the first stone’ Bible Scripture.
  • Look around, we live in a beautiful world, be grateful, be happy.

When happiness is not around, I try to watch something funny or listen to some Happy music, like the latest Pharrell Williams success. That usually works! Enjoy and be happy.

The Happy Song

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