Margaret Lee Runbeck Quote ~ Joy

“Most people ask for Happiness on condition. Happiness can only be felt if you don’t set any condition.”

Art by Camille Lambert.
Margaret Lee Runbeck bio.

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Anne Alexander Quote ~ Fear

Anne Alexander Quote “Today I will not let fear motivate me–I will move toward bringing more joy and happiness in my life.”

“Today I will not let fear motivate me–I will move toward bringing more joy and happiness in my life.”

Art by Adolf Hotzel.
Anne Alexander bio.

Audrey Hepburn Quote ~ Happy

Audrey Hepburn Quote ~ Happy "I believe happy girls are the pretties girls." Childe Hassam art.“I believe happy girls are the pretties girls.”

Childe Hassam art.
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Ayn Rand Quote ~ Happiness

Learn to value yourself, fight for your happiness“Learn to value yourself, which means: Fight for your happiness.”

Adrien Moreau art.
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Anais Nin Quote ~ Power

Anais Nin Quote ~ Power "You are in charge of how you react...you can either give negativity power over your life or  you can choose happiness instead." Antonio Torres art.“You are in charge of how you react…you can either give negativity power over your life or  you can choose happiness instead.”

Antonio Torres art.
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Freya Stark Quote ~ Happiness

Freya Stark Quote ~ Happiness "There can be no happiness if the things we believe in are different from the things we do."

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

Albert André painting.
Freya Stark bio.

 

Freya Stark Quote ~ Solitude

Freya Stark Quote ~ Solitude "Solitude: pleasant ingredient to ordinary life." Alexander M. Rossi art.“Solitude: pleasant ingredient to ordinary life.”

Alexander M. Rossi art.
Freya Stark bio.

Diana Athill Quote ~ Old Age

Diana Athill Quote "She expected old age to make her miserable...so it did."“She expected old age to make her miserable…so it did.”

Abbott H. Thayer art.
Diana Athill bio.

Audrey Hepburn Quote ~ Life

Audrey Hepburn Quote "The most important thing is to enjoy your life, to be happy, it's all that matters."“The most important thing is to enjoy your life, to be happy, it’s all that matters.”

Edouard Manet art.
Audrey Hepburn bio.

Helen Steiner Rice Quote ~ Happiness

Happyiness is something we create in our mind. It's not something you search for and so seldom find“Happiness is something we create in our mind.  It’s not something you search for and so seldom find…”

Albert Edelfelt art.
Helen Steiner Rice bio.

Ayn Rand Quote ~ Money

Ayn Rand Quote "Money will not purchase happiness for the man who has no concept of what he wants."“Money will not purchase happiness for the man who has no concept of what he wants.”

Adrien Moreau art.
Ayn Rand bio.

Brigitte Nicole Quote ~ Cherish

Brigitte Nicole quote cherish little things“Cherish the little things.”

Art by Cecillio Gallardo.
Brigitte Nicole bio.

Audrey Hepburn Quote ~ Happiness

audrey hepburn quote happiness waits in silence

“Happiness waits in silence until you choose it.”

Art by Edmond Aman-Jean.
Audrey Hepburn bio.

Ayn Rand Quote ~ Spark of Life

Ayn Rand Quote "Do not let your fire go out, spark by irreplaceable spark, in the hopeless swamps of the approximate, the not-quite, the not-yet, the not-at-all. The world you desired can be won. It exists, it is real, it is possible, it is yours."

“Do not let your fire go out, spark by irreplaceable spark, in the hopeless swamps of the approximate, the not-quite, the not-yet, the not-at-all.  The world you desired can be won.  It exists.  It is real. It is possible.  It is yours.”

Art by Camille Pissarro.
Ayn Rand bio.

Vicki Baum Quote ~ Happiness

Vicki Baum Quote "There are shortcuts to happiness and dancing is one of them."

“There are shortcuts to happiness and dancing is one of them.”

Art by Edgar Degas.
Vicki Baum bio.

Agatha Christie Quote ~ Miserable

Agatha Christie Quote "I have sometimes been wildly, despairingly, acutely miserable but through it all I still know quite certainly that just to be alive is a grand thing."

“I have sometimes been wildly, despairingly, acutely miserable but through it all I still know quite certainly that just to be alive is a grand thing.”

Camille Pissarro.
Agatha Christie bio.

Vandana Shiva Quote ~ Happy

Vandana Shiva Quote "I think the only people who are deeply happy and deeply secure are the people who know they can rely on someone else in life. People who know they are not alone in this world. Lonely people have never been happy people."

“I think the only people who are  deeply happy and deeply secure are the people who know they can rely on someone else in life.  People who know they are not alone in this world.  Lonely people have never been happy people.”

Art by Berthe Morisot.
Vandana Shiva bio.

Brigitte Nicole Quote ~ Believe

Brigitte Nicole Quote "Always believe that something wonderful is going to happen"“Always believe that something wonderful is going to happen.”

Art by Berthe Morisot.
Brigitte Nicole bio.