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“A life of happiness, peace, and love is all within our grasp.”

– Steve Maraboli

“The devil’s happy when the critics run you off.”

– Criss Jami, Venus in Arms

“Perhaps some people really are born unhappy. I surely hope not. Speaking for my sister and myself: We were born with the capacity and determination to be utterly happy all the time. Perhaps even in this we were freaks. Hi ho.”

– Kurt Vonnegut

“Happiness must be grown in one’s own garden.”

– Mary Engelbreit

“To like many people spontaneously and without effort is perhaps the greatest of all sources of personal happiness.”

– Bertrand Russell

“Sometimes it just feels really really wonderful to be alive.”

– Doug Coupland

“May those who follow their fate be granted happiness; may those who defy it be granted glory.”

– Mizuo Shinonome

“Happiness wasn’t a mystical place to be reached or won—some bright terrain beyond the boundary of misery, a paradise waiting for them to find it—but something to carry doggedly with you through everything, as humble and ordinary as your gear and supplies.”

– Laini Taylor

“You are beautiful. Your beauty, just like your capacity for life, happiness, and success, is immeasurable.”

– Steve Maraboli

“Who’s happy? Happy is just what people think they are when they can’t find anything to bitch about.”

– Rasmenia Massoud, Human Detritus