10 Motivational Quotes To Start The Day Happy

It’s astonishing how much a few words can impact our entire day.

A harsh statement can weigh on us for days, or even weeks, after its spoken.

Whilst an encouraging sentence could be all it takes to uplift and motivate us towards our personal goals.

So here are 10 quotes about happiness that will inspire you to start each new day with a smile.

And feel free to pin, share or tweet out any of these quotes to your family and friends.

 

10 Motivational Quotes To Start The Day Happy

 

Ashley Montagu (Anthropologist)

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“The moments of happiness we enjoy take us by surprise. It is not that we seize them, but that they seize us.”

 

Helen Keller (Author, Political Activist)

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“When one door of happiness closes, another opens, but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us.”

 

Roy T. Bennett (Author of ‘The Light in the Heart)

motivational quotes to start the day

“Do not set aside your happiness. Do not wait to be happy in the future. The best time to be happy is always now.”

 

Martin Luther King Jr. (Minister, Civil Rights Activist)

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“Those who are not looking for happiness are the most likely to find it, because those who are searching forget that the surest way to be happy is to seek happiness for others.”

 

Eleanor Roosevelt (Diplomat, Politician, Activist)

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“Happiness is not a goal…it’s a by-product of a life well lived.”

 

William James (Philosopher, Psychologist)

motivational quotes to start the day

“Happiness is not a goal…it’s a by-product of a life well lived.”

 

Louisa May Alcott (American Novelist, Author of Little Women)

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“The power of finding beauty in the humblest things makes home happy and life lovely.”

 

Sarah Addison Allen (NY Times Bestselling Novelist)

motivational quotes to start the day

“Happiness is a risk. If you’re not a little scared, then you’re not doing it right.”

 

Tenzin Gyatso (Dalai Lama XIV)

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“If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.”

 

Andy Rooney (American Radio and Television Writer)

motivational quotes to start the day

“Everyone wants to live on top of the mountain, but all the happiness and growth occurs while you’re climbing it.”