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.     

Horace

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.     

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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.     

Bible

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.     

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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?     

Enchanted

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

There are going to be good times and bad times, but lighten up.     

Chris Pine

Let's take the good times as they go, and I'll meet you further on up the road...     

Bruce Springsteen

Good times are when people make debts to pay in bad times     

Robert Quinlin

Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.     

Dr. Seuss

When all is lost, there is still a memory.     

Dejan Stojanovic

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

Kevin Arnold

Memory is the diary that we all carry about with us.     

Oscar Wilde

We don't remember days; we remember moments. The richness of life lies in memories we have forgotten.     

Cesare Pavese

Memories are the treasures that we keep locked deep within the storehouse of our souls, to keep our hearts warm when we are lonely.     

Becky Aligada

Someday many years from now We'll sit beside the candles glow Exchanging tales about our past And laughing as the memories flow And when that distant day arrives I know it will be understood That friendship is the key to live And we were friends and it was good.     

Eileen Hehl

Just trust in a good time no matter how long it takes.     

Diana Ross

You can have it all. You just can't have it all at one time.     

Oprah Winfrey

Nothing is so good as it seems beforehand.     

George Eliot

Happiness is unrepentant pleasure.     

Socrates

The surest way to happiness is to lose yourself in a cause greater than yourself.     

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Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.     

Aristotle

The happier the moment the shorter.     

Pliny the Elder

Tranquil pleasure constitutes human beings' supreme good     

Epicurus

Good timeas and crazy friends make the best memories.     

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The good times are what drives our lives. Good times are what we remember, look forward to, and long for.     

James A. Murphy

Good times makes us do positive things in order to have more of those good feelings.     

James A. Murphy

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

The trick to having more good times, is to do your best to focus on what you've learned from your past life challenges.     

James A. Murphy

In every age 'the good old days' were a myth. No one ever thought they were good at the time. For every age has consisted of crises that seemed intolerable to the people who lived through them.     

Brooks Atkinson

Either possibility could account for a growing sense that the good times were behind me, and the serious times ahead.     

Russell Baker

Good times, though, are not the best times for a reporter.     

Russell Baker

Companies experiencing the best of times through unprecedented prosperity and growth are struggling through the worst of times trying to staff entry-level positions.     

T. Scott McTague

I firmly agree with those who say you can't recognize the good times if you haven't experienced the opposite.     

Becca Anderson

I know we've had some hard times, I know we've had some tears, but we've also had some good times and laughter over the years.     

Audrey Newell

But first, before our mentor chimes / The hour of jubilee, / Let's drink a health to good old times, / And good times yet to be!     

Eugene Field

He remembered her love / Looking at her so sad / All he can think of / Is the good times they had.     

Ragen S. Rogers

As far as this life is concerned, / As best as I can tell, / Consists of this: / To be able to watch the world go by / On a sunny summer day, / And to know that good times are ahead, / And to wake up each day / As if it was Christmas morning.      

J.W. Emanuelson

Through the good times and bad, / I held onto my anger / Either happy or sad, / it was never a stranger.     

Kurt Philip Behm

Now the hopes and dreams, they fade.Please remember all the good times.Love could last a lifetime.But you're too blind to see.When you turned to walk away, you've walked away from me.     

Jesus Penaranda

You need to spend time crawling alone through shadows to truly appreciate what it is to stand in the sun.     

Shaun Hick

It struck her how eating was a comfort during a hard time because it reminded you that there had been other days, good days, when you’d eaten the same thing. Reminded you there were good days in life, when precious little else did.      

Ron Rash

There must be bad times in order to appreciate the good ones.     

Jeffrey Duarte

There will be tears in the best of times and laughter in the worst.     

Marty Rubins

Building a rainy-day fund during good times may not be politically popular, but it can pay off during the bad times.      

Ben Bernanke

Life is like a camera. Focus on what's important. Capture the good times. And if things don't work out, just take another shot.     

Ziad K. Abdelnour

we always knew that good times came with termination contracts even if we weren't quite ready to sign it.     

Sanober Khan

When good times turn out way bigger than you first expected, that's when you know you're on a roll!     

Stephen Richards

You can have good times with anyone, but it's really different and much more interesting when you look at how you get through the bad times with someone.     

Kenya Barris

If you wait for the right time or the good times to start a business, you wait all your life.     

Fran Tarkenton

Successful people decide how they are going to live; they are not victims of circumstance. In good times or bad times, they know where they are going and they know that they are going to get there.     

Bob Proctor

There’s something wonderful about entertaining people on vacation. Everyone is there to have a good time.     

Jennifer Hudson