42 Total Quotes

Cheerfulness Quotes

Ralph Waldo Emerson
So of cheerfulness, or a good temper, the more it is spent, the more it remains.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Adam Smith
Poor David Hume is dying fast, but with more real cheerfulness and good humor and with more real resignation to the necessary course of things, than any Whining Christian ever dyed with pretended resignation to the will of God
Adam Smith
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Cheerfulness is health; its opposite, melancholy, is disease
Thomas Haliburton
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Joseph Addison
Cheerfulness keeps up a kind of daylight in the mind, filling it with a steady and perpetual serenity
Joseph Addison
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William Shakespeare
The voluntary path to cheerfulness, if our spontaneous be lost, is to sit up cheerfully, and act and speak as if cheerfulness wee already there. To feel brave, act as if we were brave, use all our will to that end, and courage will very likely replace fear. If we act as if from some better feeling, the bad feeling soon folds its tent like an Arab and silently steals away
William Shakespeare
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Let us be of cheer, remembering that the misfortunes hardest to bear are those which never come.
Amy Lowell
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Thomas Carlyle
Wondrous is the strength of cheerfulness, and its power of endurance - the cheerful man will do more in the same time, will do it better, will preserve it longer, than the sad or sullen
Thomas Carlyle
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If doctors fail thee, be these three thy doctors--Rest, cheerfulness, and moderate diet
Proverb
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Cheerfulness in most cheerful people, is the rich and satisfying result of strenuous discipline
Edwin Whipple
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John Ruskin
To watch the corn grow, or the blossoms set; to draw hard breath over the plough or spade; to read, to think, to love, to pray, are the things that make men happy.
John Ruskin
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Charles Dickens
Cheerfulness and contentment are great beautifiers, and are fatuous preservers of youthful looks
Charles Dickens
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William James
The path to cheerfulness is to sit cheerfully and to act and speak as if cheerfulness were already there.
William James
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William Feather
Early morning cheerfulness can be extremely obnoxious.
William Feather
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
Health is the condition of wisdom, and the sign is cheerfulness, -- an open and noble temper.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Jane Austen
The youth and cheerfulness of morning are in happy analogy, and of powerful operation; and if the distress be not poignant enough to keep the eyes unclosed, they will be sure to open to sensations of softened pain and brighter hope
Jane Austen
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Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
The most manifest sign of wisdom is continued cheerfulness.
Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
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Continual cheerfulness is a sign of wisdom.
Irish Sayings
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Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
The plainest sign of wisdom is a continual cheerfulness: her state is like that of things in the regions above the moon, always clear and serene
Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
Repose and cheerfulness are the badge of the gentleman -- repose in energy.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Mark Twain
A healthy and wholesome cheerfulness is not necessarily impossible to any occupation
Mark Twain
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Margaret Thatcher
I always cheer up immensely if an attack is particularly wounding because I think, well, if they attack one personally, it means they have not a single political argument left.
Margaret Thatcher
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Benjamin Franklin
A cheerful face is nearly as good for an invalid as healthy weather.
Benjamin Franklin
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Mirth, and even cheerfulness, when employed as remedies in low spirits, are like hot water to a frozen limb
Benjamin Rush
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Cheerfulness is the atmosphere in which all things thrive
Jean Richter
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Delicate humor is the crowning virtue of the saints.
Evelyn Underhill
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Francis Bacon
To be free minded and cheerfully disposed at hours of meat and sleep and of exercise is one of the best precepts of long lasting.
Francis Bacon
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A harmless hilarity and a buoyant cheerfulness are not infrequent concomitants of genius; and we are never more deceived than when we mistake gravity for greatness, solemnity for science, and pomposity for erudition.
Charles Caleb
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Nothing is more beautiful than cheerfulness in an old face
Jean Richter
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Oliver Wendell Holmes
To be seventy years young is sometimes far more cheerful and hopeful than to be forty years old.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
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Christian Nevell Bovee
The cheerful live longest in years, and afterwards in our regards. Cheerfulness is the off-shoot of goodness.
Christian Nevell Bovee
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