Good Mood Sayings and Quotes

A good mood and cheerful disposition is contagious. Something as simple as a smile can brighten someone else’s day. Don’t let anyone rain on your parade with the collection of wise and insightful good mood quotes below.

A good mood is like a balloon. One little prick is all it takes to ruin it.     


You have to learn how to stay in a good mood as you overthrow the sour, puckered hallucination that is mistakenly referred to as reality.     

Rob Brezsny

Good moods're as fragile as eggs. Bad moods're as fragile as bricks.     

David Mitchell

If we are in a good mood when we get up in the morning, if there is a warm-hearted feeling within, automatically our inner door is opened for that day.     

Dalai Lama

Lay aside life-harming heaviness and entertain a cheerful disposition     

William Shakespeare

I credit my youthfulness at eighty to the fact of a cheerful disposition and contentment in every period of my life with what I was.     

Oliver Wendell Holmes

There are some characters who carry their wealth with them, who are rich without money. They do not need palatial homes or a large bank account. They do not need to buy admission to society--everybody loves them. They are welcome everywhere because they have that which money cannot buy--a genial, helpful, sunny, cheerful disposition.     

Nixon Waterman

You are welcome, therefore, Stranger, to join our cofraternity. But please observe the rules. Always display a cheerful disposition. Do not refer to our infirmities. Help us conquer the galaxy.     

Thomas M. Disch

A cheerful disposition is good for your health; gloom and doom leave you bone-tired     

Proverbs 17:22, The Bible

Attitude is a choice. Happiness is a choice. Optimism is a choice. Kindness is a choice. Giving is a choice. Respect is a choice. Whatever choice you make makes you. Choose wisely.     

Roy T. Bennett

Everyone is in such a good mood when they've eaten well.     

E.A. Bucchianeri

Well-meaning, helpful, good-natured attitudes of mind have not come to be honored on account of their usefulness, but because they are states of richer souls that are capable of bestowing and have their value in the feeling of the plenitude of life.     

Friedrich Nietzsche

The most important decision you make is to be in a good mood.     


Smile, and the world will smile with you. Laugh and they'll all think your on drugs.     


The thing with pretending you're in a good mood is that sometimes you can.     

Charles De Lint

When life is stressful, do something to lift your spirits. Go for a drive. Go two or three thousand miles away. Maybe change your name.     


When you're in a good mood, bring up the past. When you're in a bad mood, stick to the present. And when you're not feeling emotional at all, it's time to talk about the future.     

Marilyn vos Savant

Our happiness or our unhappiness depends far more on the way we meet the events of life than on the nature of those events themselves.     

Wilhelm Von Humboldt

Be happy in the moment, that's enough. Each moment is all we need, not more.     

Mother Teresa

People in good moods are better at inductive reasoning and creative problem solving.     

Peter Salovey

The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.     

Marcus Aurelius