Gretchen Rubin Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old gretchen rubin quotes, gretchen rubin sayings, and gretchen rubin proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Negative emotions like loneliness, envy, and guilt have an important role to play in a happy life; they're big, flashing signs that something needs to change.     

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Being taken for granted is an unpleasant but sincere form of praise. Ironically, the more reliable you are, and the less you complain, the more likely you are to be taken for granted.      

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Being taken for granted is an unpleasant but sincere form of praise. Ironically, the more reliable you are, and the less you complain, the more likely you are to be taken for granted.     

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Enthusiasm is a form of social courage.     

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Happy people make people happy, but I ca' make someone be happy, and no one else can make me happy.     

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Relationships make me happy.     

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Self awareness is a key to self mastery.     

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Be a storehouse of happy memories.     

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Watching TV is companionable: you share an experience, you can comment on the action here and there for a bit of conversation it's a way of showing someone that you want his or her company and engaging in a low-key, pleasant, undemanding way.     

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Knowing what you admire in others is a wonderful mirror into your deepest, as yet unborn, self.     

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Laughter is more than just a pleasurable activity...When people laugh together, they tend to talk and touch more and to make eye contact more frequently.     

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We become strong by embracing vulnerability, we dare more greatly when we acknowledge our fear.     

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You can choose what you do, you cant choose what you like to do.     

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When you work regularly, inspiration strikes regularly.     

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Give warm greetings and farewells. I was surprised by how much this resolution changed the atmosphere of my home.     

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Embrace good smells. No cost, no calories, no energy, no time - a quick hit of pleasure.     

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Look for happiness under your own roof.     

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Guard your children's free time - from you.     

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