Happiness Is A Choice Sayings and Quotes

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

Happiness is a choice, you cannot choose what happens, but you can choose your reaction to it and be happy.     


Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in strangers' gardens.     

Douglas Jerrold

Happiness is never stopping to think if you are.     

Palmer Sondreal

If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or things.     

Albert Einstein

Happiness is not by chance, but by choice.     

Jim Rohn

The only reason you are happy is because you choose to be happy. Happiness is a choice, and so is suffering.     

Miguel Angel Ruiz

The secret to happiness is to put the burden of proof on unhappiness.     

Robert Brault

Happiness is not something ready-made. It comes from your own actions.     

Dalai Lama

Stop looking for happiness in the same place you lost.     


The pursuit of happiness is a most ridiculous phrase: if you pursue happiness you'll never find it.     

C.P. Snow

Whatever you set aside to seek happiness, remember where you put it.     

Robert Brault

Happiness is a way of travel not a destination.     

Roy M. Goodman

We all have hapiness inside and it's not at all hard to find. It's sealed deep in our hearts and guarded by our soul. You don't have to beg to use it. All you have to do is choose it!     


There are two things to aim at in life: first, to get what you want; and after that, to enjoy it. Only the wisest of mankind achieve the second.     

Logan Pearsall Smith

Two things prevent us from happiness; living in the past and observing others.     


Happiness is a present attitude and not a future condition.     

Hugh Prather

If you want to be happy you have to work to make it happen. You can't just wish for it and you can't put it in the hands of other people.     

Michael Buckley

Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be.     

Abraham Lincoln

You can only have bliss if you don't chase it.     

Henepola Gunaratana

Happiness is a state of mental,physical and spiritual well-being. Think pleasantly,engaged sport and read daily to enhance your well-being.     

Lailah Gifty Akita

There is no way to happiness - happiness is the way.     

Nhat Hanh

The art of happiness is to serve all. To be truly happy, we must think not only of how we can help ourselves, but how we can help others.     


In life everyone has a choice. The key is: make a right choice.     

DJ Khaled

Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.     


Happiness is the feeling you're feeling when you want to keep feeling it.     


People take different roads seeking fulfillment and happiness. Just because they're not on your road doesn't mean they've gotten lost.     

H. Jackson Brown

Happiness is a choice I am making now. Once we understand that and find love consciousness, we learn that this place of internal plenitude needs nothing.     

Isha Judd

It is the chiefest point of happiness that a man is willing to be what he is.     

Desiderius Erasmus

No one can grant you happiness. Happiness is a choice we all have the power to make.     

Dean Koontz

Happiness is a choice that requires effort at times.     


Happiness is a choice. You grieve, you stomp your feet, you pick yourself up and choose to be happy.     

Lucy Lawless

Happiness is a choice. You can choose to be happy. There's going to be stress in life, but it's your choice whether you let it affect you or not.     

Valerie Bertinelli

Happiness is a choice, not a result. Nothing will make you happy until you choose to be happy. No person will make you happy unless you decide to be happy. Your happiness will not come to you. It can only come from you.     

Ralph Marston

Happiness is a choice, a repetitive one.     

Akilnathan Logeswaran

We often feel paralyzed by choice and make no choice. But the thing is, no choice is a choice. If you're not doing something about it, you're doing something about it.     

Chris Guillebeau

A life by choice is one that is filled with love, happiness, and an appreciation of each day.     

Steve Maraboli

Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.     

Omar Khayyam

Happiness is the secret to all beauty; there is no beauty that is attractive without happiness.     

Christian Dior

Happiness is a conscious choice, not an automatic response.     

Mildred Barthel

Ask yourself whether you are happy and you cease to be so.     

John Stuart Mill

Happiness is the first principle of life. Happiness basically means well-being. It is always good and always a choice… We need to make the choice to be happy in a particular situation, just as it is, and at a given moment.     

Alexandra Stoddard

No choice is the wrong choice as long as you make a choice. The only wrong choice is choosing not to make one.     

Jake Abel

We tend to seek happiness when happiness is actually a choice     

Rodney White

Feeling happy or hurt by every little thing is a choice that makes life beautiful or ugly.     

Archana Chaurasia Kapoor

You cannot always have happiness, but you can always give happiness.     


If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.     

Dalai Lama

It is never too late to make happiness your choice of life.     


Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open.     

John Barrymore

There can be no happiness if the things we believe in are different from the things we do.     

Freya Stark

Happiness is a conditioning of the mind and body so that happiness is totally within the way you perceive things and handle situations in life. You choose to be happy; happiness doesn't choose you.     

Charmaine Smith Ladd