33 Quotes That Will Make You Smile

Happy Quotes to Make You Smile.

Happy Quotes

Quotes can’t change your circumstances. They can’t make your life instantly better. However, happy quotes can change your thinking. They can make you think with a more positive attitude going forward. They give you a bit of happiness, if only for the few moments it takes to read them.

We all know that life is hard and that it’s not always fair, but these quotes will help you to see that, really, life really isn’t so bad after all.

  1. When someone else’s happiness is your happiness, that is love. – Lana D. Ray
  2. It’s better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring. – Marilyn Monroe
  3. Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened. – Dr. Seuss
  4. Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind. – Bernard M. Baruch
  5. Be yourself; everyone else is already taken. – Oscar Wilde
  6. Be the change that you wish to see in the world. – Mahatma Gandhi
  7. You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough. – Mae West
  8. I am so clever that sometimes I don’t understand a single word of what I am saying. – Oscar Wilde
  9. Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much. – Oscar Wilde
  10. I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel. – Maya Angelou
  11. A woman is like a tea bag; You never know how strong it is until it’s in hot water. – Eleanor Roosevelt
  12. That which does not kill us makes us stronger. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  13. I believe that one of life’s greatest risks is never daring to risk. – Oprah Winfrey
  14. Today you are You, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is Youer than You. – Dr. Seuss
  15. I’m on a 30-day diet. So far I’ve lost 15 days. – Unknown
  16. Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been. – Mark Twain
  17. For every minute you are angry, you lose 60 seconds of happiness. – Ralph Waldo Emerson
  18. Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea. – Rober A. Heinlein.
  19. It’s never too late to be what you might have been. – George Eliot
  20. If you look for perfection, you’ll never be content. – Leo Tolstoy
  21. Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes. – Mahatma Gandhi
  22. Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We only have today. Let us begin. – Mother Teresa
  23. There are no shortcuts to any place worth going. – Beverly Sills
  24. The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams. – Eleanor Roosevent
  25. Keep your face always toward the sunshine, and shadows will fall behind you. – Walt Whitman
  26. Time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time. – Marthe Troly-Curtin
  27. Love is like the wind, you can’t see it, but you can feel it. – Nicholas sparks
  28. Do one thing every day that scares you. – Eleanore Roosevelt
  29. The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go. – Dr. Seuss
  30. Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new. – Albert Einstein
  31. Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life. – Confucius
  32. Tis better to have loved and lost, than never to have loved at all. – Alfred Tennyson
  33. Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself. – George Bernard Shaw

Now it’s your turn…

What is one quote that always makes you smile? One quote that makes you think?

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Comments
  1. TwinkieMom says:

    I forget who said it, but my absolute favorite quote is:

    “Man’s greatest achievement is not in never falling, but getting back up each time we do fall.”

    I had this written on my bedroom wall in high school.

  2. April says:

    Life isnt about waiting for the storm to pass…
    It is about learning to dance in the rain

    This is my favourite quote of all time !!
    Thanks for the wonderful quotes Cassie

    You inspired me to start a positive quote of the day board at my work, that i will update every day.
    Hoping to uplift spirits and keep them wondering what i might write tomorrow.

    Thanks again

  3. Heather R says:

    Since my first child was born we’ve read a lot of Winnie the Pooh books and that little bear is filled with wisdom! lol. I read one to her a couple of nights ago and this quote made me smile “If ever there is a tommorow when we’re not together…there is something you must always remember. You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think. But the most important thing is, even if we’re apart…I’ll always be with you.” One that makes me think and that I have to remind myself of on pretty much a weekly basis is “Nobody can make you feel inferior without your consent.”-Eleanor Roosevelt.
    I admit I cringed a little when I read quote #4. My sister in law frequently lashes out at others and when she feels a bit guitly about it, instead of appologizing she quotes that. Whenever she does I think of quote #10.

  4. M says:

    Heard this on the radio yesterday:

    Never tell a zombie he looks like death warmed over.

    So silly I just had to smile.

  5. nacho says:

    “ambition without knowledge is like a boat on dry land”

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