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I, not events, have the power to make me happy or unhappy today. I can choose which it shall be. Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn't arrived yet. I have just one day, today, and I'm going to be happy in it.
It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone - so far.
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.
Even when a person has all of life's comforts - good food, good shelter, a companion - he or she can still become unhappy when encountering a tragic situation.
There are people who can do all fine and heroic things but one - keep from telling their happiness to the unhappy.
Happy is the hearing man; unhappy the speaking man.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Do not give in too much to feelings. A overly sensitive heart is an unhappy possession on this shaky earth.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Not necessity, not desire - no, the love of power is the demon of men. Let them have everything - health, food, a place to live, entertainment - they are and remain unhappy and low-spirited: for the demon waits and waits and will be satisfied.
If you plan on being anything less than you are capable of being, you will probably be unhappy all the days of your life.
Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.
It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.
It's the most unhappy people who most fear change.
All happy families resemble one another, each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.
Simply put, you believer that things or people make you unhappy, but this is not accurate. You make yourself unhappy.
What is a poet? An unhappy person who conceals profound anguish in his heart but whose lips are so formed that as sighs and cries pass over them they sound like beautiful music.
I really didn't consider myself happy or unhappy.
It isn't necessary to have relatives in Kansas City in order to be unhappy.
Live by this credo: have a little laugh at life and look around you for happiness instead of sadness. Laughter has always brought me out of unhappy situations.
Complaining not only ruins everybody else's day, it ruins the complainer's day, too. The more we complain, the more unhappy we get.
A vigorous five-mile walk will do more good for an unhappy but otherwise healthy adult than all the medicine and psychology in the world.
Paul Dudley White
Men who are unhappy, like men who sleep badly, are always proud of the fact.
No one can look back on his schooldays and say with truth that they were altogether unhappy.
Let no one who loves be unhappy, even love unreturned has its rainbow.
James M. Barrie
Happy or unhappy, families are all mysterious. We have only to imagine how differently we would be described - and will be, after our deaths - by each of the family members who believe they know us.
I find myself hoping a total end of all the unhappy divisions of mankind by party-spirit, which at best is but the madness of many for the gain of a few.
Whoever does not regard what he has as most ample wealth, is unhappy, though he be master of the world.
No man can be happy without a friend, nor be sure of his friend till he is unhappy.
How unhappy is he who cannot forgive himself.
Those who are unhappy have no need for anything in this world but people capable of giving them their attention.
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