Your Thought for Today

Quotes to begin your day from John Larkin

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Doug Abrams, the Dali Lama, Desmond Tutu

 

Happiness is often seen as being dependent on external circumstances, joy is not. Joy is a state of mind and heart.

(This from a Seattle contributor)

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Henry David Thoreau

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Happiness is like a butterfly; the more you chase it, the more it will elude you, but if you turn your attention to other things, it will come and sit softly on your shoulder.

(From a contributor in Bend, Oregon)

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George Burns

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Buddha

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Ingrid Bergman

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Happiness is good health and a bad memory.

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Ernest Hemingway

 

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Happiness in intelligent people, is the rarest thing I know.

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John Barrymore

 

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Happiness often sneaks in through the door you didn’t know you left open.

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

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For every minute you are angry, you are losing sixty seconds of happiness

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Leo Tolstoy

 

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Happiness consists of living each day as if it were the first day of your honeymoon and the last day of your vacation.

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Albert Schweitzer

 

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Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.