Inspirational Real Happiness Quotes & Sayings In Life

These real happiness quotes will inspire you. Real happiness doesn’t come from the outside, it comes from the inside. Real happiness It’s not about money or fame, but rather how you feel when you’re happy. Real happiness is a feeling of contentment and joy that come comes from within.

True happiness is not a feeling of being satisfied with your life, but rather a feeling of being content with who you are. It’s not about money or fame, but rather how you feel when you’re happy.

A collection of motivating, happy, and encouraging real happiness quotes, real happiness sayings, and real happiness proverbs.

Best Real Happiness Quotes

  1. “You can never get enough of what you don’t want.” ~ Wayne Dyer
  2. “Real happiness is cheap enough, yet how dearly we pay for its counterfeit.” ~ Hosea Ballou
  3. “Happiness comes of the capacity to feel deeply, to enjoy simply, to think freely, to risk life, to be needed.” ~ Storm Jameson
  4. “Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim, and end of human existence.” ~ Aristotle

  5. “Happiness comes when your work and words are of benefit to others.” ~ Gautama Buddha
  6. “Until you are happy with who you are, you will never be happy with what you have.” ~ Zig Ziglar
  7. “Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.” ~ Benjamin Disraeli
  8. “The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quiet, alone with the heavens, nature, and God. Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be.” ~ Anne Frank

  9. “It is neither wealth nor splendor, but tranquility and occupation which give you happiness.” ~ Thomas Jefferson
  10. “If you are not happy you had better stop worrying about it and see what treasures you can pluck from your own brand of unhappiness.” ~ Robertson Davies
  11. “True happiness is…to enjoy the present, without anxious dependence upon the future.” ~ Seneca the Younger
  12. “You can never get enough of ‘Jeopardy.'” ~ Kirsten Dunst

  13. “The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside” ~ Anne Frank
  14. “Happiness is always a by-product. It is probably a matter of temperament, and for anything, I know it may be glandular. But it is not something that can be demanded from life, and if you are not happy you had better stop worrying about it and see what treasures you can pluck from your own brand of unhappiness.” ~ Robertson Davies
  15. “You can never get enough of what you don’t need to make you happy.” ~ Eric Hoffer

  16. “Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be.” ~ Abraham Lincoln
  17. “Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.” ~ Jim Rohn
  18. “We have no more right to consume happiness without producing it than to consume wealth without producing it.” ~ George Bernard Shaw
  19. “The highest happiness of man … is to have probed what is knowable and quietly to revere what is unknowable.” ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

  20. “Happiness … leads none of us by the same route.” ~ Charles Caleb Colton
  21. “Happiness, that grand mistress of the ceremonies in the dance of life, impels us through all its mazes and meanderings, but leads none of us by the same route.” ~ Charles Caleb Colton
  22. “The greatest happiness you can have is knowing that you do not necessarily require happiness.” ~ William Saroyan
  23. “Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be and that God wishes to see people happy, amidst the simple beauty of nature. I firmly believe that nature brings solace in all troubles.” ~ Anne Frank

  24. “Happiness is excitement that has found a settling down place, but there is always a little corner that keeps flapping around.” ~ E. L. Konigsburg
  25. “Happiness is like a kiss. You must share it to enjoy it.” ~ Bernard Meltzer
  26. “It came to me that I should teach this truth for it is real happiness and joy. The cessation of suffering is possible.” ~ Gautama Buddha
  27. “Avoid greatness in a cottage there may be more real happiness than kings or their favorites enjoy.” ~ Horace

  28. “I learned that real happiness doesn’t come from getting but from giving.” ~ Gabrielle Bernstein
  29. “Real happiness is not dependent on external things.” ~ William Lyon Phelps
  30. “Real happiness lies within you.” ~ Sathya Sai Baba
  31. “That is truth. In that truth, there is real happiness. And there is nothing that could disturb that happiness.” ~ Radhanath Swami

  32. “Real happiness lies in the completion of work using your own brains and skills.” ~ Soichiro Honda
  33. “Those who have little interest in spirituality shouldn’t think that human inner values don’t apply to you. The inner peace of an alert and calm mind are the source of real happiness and good health. Our human intelligence tells us which of our emotions are positive and helpful and which are damaging and to be restrained or avoided.” ~ Dalai Lama
  34. “For real happiness, for real lasting stable happiness, one has to make a journey deep within oneself and see that one gets rid of all the unhappiness and misery stored in the deeper levels of the mind.” ~ S. N. Goenka
  35. “Nearly all mankind is more or less unhappy because nearly all do not know the true Self. Real happiness abides in Self-knowledge alone. All else is fleeting. To know one’s Self is to be blissful always.” ~ Ramana Maharshi

  36. “It is a basic human need that everyone wants to live a happy life. For this, one has to experience real happiness. The so-called happiness that one experiences by having money, power, and indulging in sensual pleasures is not real happiness. It is very fragile, unstable, and fleeting. For real happiness, for lasting stable happiness, one has to make a journey deep within oneself and get rid of all the unhappiness stored in the deeper levels of the mind. As long as there is misery at the depth of the mind all attempts to feel happy at the surface level of the mind prove futile.” ~ S. N. Goenka
  37. “I knew everything and received everything. But real happiness is giving.” ~ Alain Delon
  38. “Start to become active in what u love DOING. People admire action, courage&real happiness far more than they admire a size 2” ~ Daphne Zuniga
  39. “Worldly wealth is the Devil’s bait; and those whose minds feed upon riches recede, in general, from real happiness, in proportion as their stores increase, as the moon, when she is fullest, is farthest from the sun.” ~ Robert Burton

  40. “The abolition of religion as the illusory happiness of the people is the demand for their real happiness. To call on them to give up their illusions about their condition is to call on them to give up a condition that requires illusions. The criticism of religion is, therefore, in embryo, the criticism of that vale of tears of which religion is the halo.” ~ Karl Marx
  41. “The chief aim of their constitution is that, whenever public needs permit, all citizens should be free, so far as possible, to withdraw their time and energy from the service of the body, and devote themselves to the freedom and culture of the mind. For that, they think, is the real happiness of life.” ~ Thomas More
  42. “There is only one real happiness in life, and that is the happiness of creating.” ~ Frederick Delius
  43. “Then there was a man who said, ‘I never knew what real happiness was until I got married; by then it was too late.” ~ Oscar Wilde

  44. “[When] you’re dying laughing because your three-year-old made a fart joke, it doesn’t matter what else is going on. That’s real happiness.” ~ Gwyneth Paltrow
  45. “Most important, in order to find real happiness, you must learn to love yourself for the totality of who you are and not just what you look like.” ~ Portia de Rossi , Real happiness quotes love
  46. “The most difficult thing for us seems to be to give of ourselves, to do away with selfishness. If we really love someone, nothing is too difficult for us to do for that individual. There is no real happiness in having or getting unless we are doing it for the purpose of giving it to others. Half the world seems to be following the wrong scent in the pursuit of happiness-many think it consists of having and getting and being served when really happiness is found in serving others.” ~ Nathan Eldon Tanner
  47. “There is no real happiness in having or getting, but only in giving.” ~ Nathan Eldon Tanner

  48. “To limit yourself to a label of “alcoholic” is masochistic and false if you have awakened a deeper spiritual identity within and have come to know your true self as unconditioned pure awareness. This doesn’t mean that recovering alcoholics don’t have to be concerned with relapsing, they must always remain vigilant. The power of addiction should not be underestimated. This exercise in vigilance can become a spiritual tool of liberation as well. Always being aware of choosing between real happiness and false happiness is also the discrimination required to attain enlightenment.” ~ Deepak Chopra , Self happiness quotes love
  49. “Meditative state is the highest state of existence. So long as there is desire, no real happiness can come. It is only the contemplative, witness-like study of objects that brings to us real enjoyment and happiness. The animal has its happiness in the senses, the man in his intellect, and the god in spiritual contemplation. It is only to the soul that has attained to this contemplative state that the world really becomes beautiful. To him who desires nothing, and does not mix himself up with them, the manifold changes of nature are one panorama of beauty and sublimity.” ~ Swami Vivekananda
  50. “They like to tell us that it is important to speak the truth, but it has been my experience that real happiness lies in having people tell you what you want to believe, usually not the same thing at all, and if you have to stub your toe on the truth later, so be it.” ~ Jeff Lindsay
  51. “There is no such thing as real happiness in life. The justest definition that was ever given of it was “a tranquil acquiescence under an agreeable delusion”–I forget where.” ~ Laurence Sterne

  52. “The fly runs toward the fire or lamp, thinking that it is a flower, and gets burnt up. Even so, the passionate man runs towards a false beautiful form, thinking that he can obtain real happiness, and gets burnt up in the fire of lust.” ~ Bill Vaughan
  53. “Those born to wealth, and who have the means of gratifying every wish, know not what is the real happiness of life, just as those who have been tossed on the stormy waters of the ocean on a few frail planks can alone realize the blessings of fair weather.” ~ Alexandre Dumas
  54. “Conscience, as a mentor, the guide and compass of every act, leads ever to happiness. When the individual can stay alone with his or her conscience and get its approval, without knowing force or specious knowledge, then he or she begins to know what real happiness is.” ~ William George Jordan
  55. “Order is one of the needs of life which, when it is satisfied, produces a real happiness” ~ Maria Montessori

  56. “I really believe that happiness comes from things that cannot taken away from you.” ~ John Wooden
  57. “Real happiness in life comes from the mental capacity to adapt to any situation.” ~ Mata Amritanandamayi , Real happiness quotes in life
  58. “I have read true piety defined as loving one’s destiny unconditionally – and there is something in it. That is to say: I think that in a way this sort of “religiousness” is the condition for real happiness.” ~ Isak Dinesen
  59. “Real happiness is something most people never know. What we experience in deep meditation, that ecstasy is beyond what human beings call happiness” ~ Frederick Lenz

  60. “Remember there is always a limit to self-indulgence, none to restraint… Civilization, in the real sense of the term, consists not in the multiplication but in the deliberate and voluntary restriction of wants. This alone promotes real happiness and contentment, and increases the capacity for service .” ~ Mahatma Gandhi
  61. “All happiness comes from awareness. The more we are conscious the deeper the joy. Acceptance of pain, non-resistance, courage, and endurance – these open deep and perennial sources of real happiness, true bliss.” ~ Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj
  62. “Real happiness lies in that which never comes nor goes, but simply is.” ~ Ram Dass

  63. “Service to a just cause rewards the worker with more real happiness and satisfaction than any other venture of life.” ~ Carrie Chapman Catt
  64. “. . . success is a combination of many things, but a good character is the foundation of the kind of success that will bring you real happiness. Choose your friends wisely-they will make or break you.” ~ J. Willard Marriott

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