Sorrow And Happiness Quotes

Sorrow And Happiness Quotes by Khalil Gibran, Washington Irving, Jim Rohn, Swami Vivekananda, Dante Alighieri, Bernard Meltzer and many others.

When you are sorrowful, look again.

When you are sorrowful, look again.
Khalil Gibran
The natural effect of sorrow over the dead is to refine and elevate the mind.
Washington Irving
The walls we build around us to keep sadness out also keeps out the joy.
Jim Rohn
In this world we find that all happiness is followed by misery as its shadow. Life has its shadow, death. They must go together, because they are not contradictory, not two separate existences, but different manifestations of the same unit, life and death, sorrow and happiness, good and evil.
Swami Vivekananda
Happiness presents itself to man, wearing the crown of sorrow on its head. He who welcomes it must also welcome sorrow.
Swami Vivekananda
There is no greater sorrow than to recall happiness in times of misery.
Dante Alighieri
Happiness is like a kiss. You must share it to enjoy it.
Bernard Meltzer
Dream as if you’ll live forever. Live as if you’ll die today.
James Dean
The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.
Mark Twain
Better by far you should forget and smile than that you should remember and be sad.
Christina Rossetti
The deeper that sorrow carves into your being, the more joy you can contain.
Khalil Gibran
And is not the lute that soothes your spirit the very wood that was hollowed with knives?
Khalil Gibran
The moments of happiness we enjoy take us by surprise. It is not that we seize them, but that they seize us.
Ashley Montagu
Since my earliest childhood a barb of sorrow has lodged in my heart. As long as it stays I am ironic – if it is pulled out I shall die.
Soren Kierkegaard
The art of being happy lies in the power of extracting happiness from common things.
Henry Ward Beecher
When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight.
Khalil Gibran
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
Khalil Gibran