Good Times Sayings and Quotes

We often become fixated on the negative experiences of life—a bad breakup, a vacation from hell, or that time we got food poisoning. The good times go unnoticed because there’s no drama, but it is important to celebrate when things go well. Below you’ll find a collection of wise and insightful quotes about good times.

When you are joyful, when you say yes to life and have fun and project positivity all around you, you become a sun in the center of every constellation, and people want to be near you.     

Shannon L. Alder

A heart well prepared for adversity in bad times hopes, and in good times fears for a change in fortune.     


and our few good times will be rare because we have the critical sense, and are not easy to fool with laughter     

Charles Bukowski

It doesn't have to be the last good time. But sooner or later the last good time would come around. It does for all of us.     

Stephen King

Good times are a reminder and a reward for dealing with the difficult and challenging times we all go through. The trick is to celebrate the good times in advance of the difficult times. Always remember, good times await you after the difficult times pass.     

James A. Murphy

One day everything that you worried about before will be gone and all that you will be thinking about is the good times that you had back then.     

Lena Karesh

Thank you for the good times, the days you filled with pleasure. Thank you for fond memories, and for feelings I'll always treasure.     

Karl Fuchs

The good times of today, are the sad thoughts of tomorrow.     

Bob Marley

Unless you have bad times, you can't appreciate the good times.     

Joe Torre

In good times, people want to advertise; in bad times, they have to.     

Bruce Barton

Strange, how the best moments of our lives we scarcely notice except in looking back.     

Joe Abercrombie

Good times become good memories and bad times become good lessons in life.     

Anurag Prakash Ray

Time will all change and neither bad times norgood times last forever. Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory. When all is lost, there is still a memory.     

Anurag Prakash Ray

We all have our time machines. Some take us back, they're called memories. Some take us forward, they're called dreams.     

Jeremy Irons

But every memory of friendship shared, even for a short time, is a treasure, like sunshine and warmth in our lives, like a cool breeze on a humid day, like a shower of rain refreshing the earth.     


Memory is a way of holding onto the things you love, the things you are, the things you never want to lose     

The Wonder Years

If we could all just laugh at ourselves, in hard times or good times, it would be an incredible world.     

Jena Malone

Watch for good times to retreat into yourself. Frequently meditate on how good God is to you.     

Thomas a Kempis

When times are good, be happy, but when time are bad consider; God has made the one as well as the other.     


Pleasure is the flower that passes; remembrance, the lasting perfume.     

Jean de Boufflers

It's surprising how much memory is built around things unnoticed at the time.     

Barbara Kingsolver

The best things in life are the People we love, the Places we've been, and the Memories we've made along the way.     


A place in thy memory, dearest, Is all that I claim; To pause and look back when thou hearest The sound of my name     

Gerald Griffin

Life is a rough biography. Memories smooth out the edges.     

Terri Guillemets

Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.     

Dr. Seuss

At the end of a year remember the good and leave the rest, knowing it just gets better and better.     

A Monika

Everybody has problems. Everybody has bad times. Do we sacrifice all the good times because of them?     


That man is the richest whose pleasures are the cheapest.     

Henry David Thoreau

Pleasure is very seldom found where it is sought. Our brightest blazes are commonly kindled by unexpected sparks.     

Samuel Johnson

Everything that's fun in life is dangerous.     

P. J. O'Rourke