Keep Smiling Sayings and Quotes

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

Because of your smile, you make life more beautiful.     

Thich Nhat Hanh

Smile in the mirror. Do that every morning and you'll start to see a big difference in your life.     

Yoko Ono

Smile, it is the key that fits the lock of everybody's heart.     

Anthony J. D'Angelo

Stop crying about dying, and start smiling about living.     

Hailey Littrell

The greatest self is a peaceful smile, that always sees the world smiling back.     

Bryant McGill

Let us bloom like a flower by opening our heart and mind, by smiling and by becoming kind.     

Debasish Mridha, M.D.

Smiling is definitely one of the best beauty remedies. If you have a good sense of humor and a good approach to life, that’s beautiful.     

Rashida Jones

Every time you smile at someone, it is an action of love, a gift to that person, a beautiful thing.     

Mother Teresa

Today, give a stranger one of your smiles. It might be the only sunshine he sees all day.     

H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.     

Nhat Hanh

And so let us always meet each other with a smile, for the smile is the beginning of love, and once we begin to love each other naturally we want to do something.     

Mother Teresa

Whatever happens, just keep smiling and lose yourself in love.     


Wear a smile and have friends; wear a scowl and have wrinkles.     

George Eliot

A smile vanquishes loneliness, if only for a fleeting moment.     

Terri Guillemets

No matter how grouchy you’re feeling, you’ll find the smile more or less healing. It grows in a wreath all around the front teeth—Thus preserving the face from congealing.     

Anthony Euwer

A smile is a curve that sets everything straight.     

Phyllis Diller

A simple smile. That’s the start of opening your heart and being compassionate to others.     

Dalai Lama

The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.      

Thomas Paine

If you have only one smile in you, give it to the people you love. Don’t be surly at home, then go out in the street and start grinning ‘Good morning’ at total strangers.     

Maya Angelou

The value of a smile, it costs nothing, but creates much. It enriches those who receive, without impoverishing those who give. It happens in a flash and the memory of it sometimes lasts forever. None are so rich they can get along without it, and none so poor but are richer for its benefits. It creates happiness in the home, fosters good will in a business, and is the countersign of friends.     

Dale Carnegie

It was only a sunny smile, and little it cost in the giving, but like morning light it scattered the night and made the day worth living.     

F. Scott Fitzgerald

Let a smile be your umbrella, and you'll end up with a face full of rain.     

George Carlin

So keep your head high, keep your chin up, and most importantly, keep smiling, because life's a beautiful thing and there's so much to smile about.     

Marilyn Monroe Quotes

Lighten up, just enjoy life, smile more, laugh more, and don't get so worked up about things.     

Kenneth Branagh

A warm smile is the universal language of kindness.     

William Arthur Ward

As long as you live keep smiling because it brightens everybody's day.     

Vin Scully

A smile is the best defense against this offensive world.     

Terri Guillemets

Beauty is power: a smile is its sword.     

Charles Reade

Use your smile to change this world. But don't let this world change your smile.     


A man possessed with peace is always smiling.     

Milan Kundera

Smiling is the best way to face any problem, to crush every fear and to hide every pain.     


Your smile is your logo, your personality is your business card, how you leave others feeling after having an experience with you becomes your trademark.     


A smile is happiness you'll find right under your nose.     

Tom Wilson

A smile is the light in your window that tells others that there is a caring, sharing person inside.     

Denis Waitley

Sometimes we're gonna have our bad days, but we must continue to work to be great. Keep smiling. It looks beautiful on you!!     

Demi Lovato

Remember even though the outside world might be raining, if you keep on smiling the sun will soon show its face and smile back at you.     

Anna Lee

If you just remember to breathe and smile before you act, you’ll always make the right decision.     

Russell Simmons