Best 212 of Cheerful quotes - MyQuotes
We are growing from a cheerful small town where everyone waves off their front porch to the subway of New York City where everyone rushes by. How do you preserve the culture that has worked so well?
The cheerful loser is the winner.
Don't talk to me about the world needing cheerful stuff! What the person out of Belsen physical or psychological wants is nobody saying the birdies still go tweet-tweet, but the full knowledge that somebody else has been there and knows the worst, just what it is like.
If a man must make himself appear cheerful; he must know why he is miserable.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
A cheerful, intelligent face is the end of culture.
CA student is composition of a Compassionate, Cheerful, and Cool aspirant. I will be a Chartered Accountant.
It is difficult to speak adequately or justly of London. It is not a pleasant place; it is not agreeable, or cheerful, or easy, or exempt from reproach. It is only magnificent.
Religion is life inspired by Heavenly Love; and life is something fresh and cheerful and vigorous.
Ellen G. White
The mother cannot expect her daughter to understand the mysteries of housekeeping without education. She should instruct them patiently, lovingly, and make the work as agreeable as she can by her cheerful countenance and encouraging words of approval. If they fail once, twice, or thrice, censure not.
I am now the most miserable man living. If what I feel equally distributed to the whole human family, there would not be one cheerful face on the earth. Whether I shall ever be better, I cannot tell; I awfully forebode I shall not. To remain as I am is impossible. I must die or be better, it appears to me.
Kenneth E. Boulding
One reason why the progressive state is 'cheerful' is that social conflict is diminished by it.
Most people probably assume that Hristo is a grumpy, stubborn guy... That can't be further from the truth. He's a cheerful, candid person that never holds a grudge.
Mehmet Murat Ildan
For a cheerful spirit, a dark street is just another bright street!
What I really want from Music: That it be cheerful and profound like an afternoon in October.
Christian Nestell Bovee
The cheerful live longest in years, and afterwards in our regards. Cheerfulness is the off-shoot of goodness.
The best Maxim I know in this life is, to drink your Coffee when you can, and when you cannot, to be easy without it. While you continue to be splenetic, count upon it I will always preach. Thus much I sympathize with you that I am not cheerful enough to write, for I believe Coffee once a week is necessary to that.
Ripe old age, cheerful, useful, and understanding, is one of the finest influences in the world.
The eyes of the cheerful and of the melancholy man are fixed upon the same creation; but very different are the aspects which it bears to them.
Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.
Learn the sweet magic of a cheerful face.
I am still determined to be cheerful and to be happy in whatever situation I may be, for I have also learnt from experianence that the greater part of our happiness or misary depends upon our dispositions, and not upon our circumstances; we carry the seeds of the one, or the other about with us, in our minds, wherever we go.
A cheerful temper, joined with innocence will make beauty attractive, knowledge delightful, and wit good-natured.
If you attach your heart to certain places and occupations, obedience oftentimes places you in some other place that you may not like; to be always cheerful, be always humble and obedient.
And all this day an unaccustomed spirit lifts me above the ground with cheerful thoughts.
Please, trust me, I most definitely can be cheerful. I can be amiable. Agreeable. Affable. And that's only the A's. Just don't ask me to be nice. Nice has nothing to do with me.
Good words are worth much, and cost little.
The cheerful Sabbath bells, wherever heard, Strike pleasant on the sense, most like the voice Of one, who from the far-off hills proclaims Tidings of good to Zion.
Speaks cheerful English and in the past has written this language with a paintbrush that talks.
The first sign that you are becoming religious is that you are becoming cheerful. When a man is gloomy, that may be dyspepsia, but it is not religion. Misery is caused by sin, and by no other cause. What business have you with clouded faces? It is terrible. If you have a clouded face, do not go out that day, shut yourself up in your room. What right have you to carry this disease out into the world?
Happiness is the death of the ego. If you want to remain a separate entity from existence as almost everybody is trying to do, you will be afraid of being blissful, cheerful. You will feel guilty in being blissful. You will feel suicidal because you are committing suicide on the psychological level, on the level of the ego.
I am an incorrigible devotee to solitude, and am never so cheerful, I believe, or so unruffled by small difficulties as when I'm alone. There's a sort of obligation to be polite and pleasant to yourself when nobody else is round.
All the things that you said when you thought I wasn't there, I just tell them to my corner, 'cause no one else would care. That way, when I'm with you, I can keep a cheerful face, But for the moment, I really just need some space.
Cheerfulness and contentment are great beautifiers, and are famous preservers of good looks.
The person who can be only serious or only cheerful, is but half a man.
Everyone, including you, just naturally feels better when exposed to a cheerful, optimistic individual, regardless of the nature or length of the contact.
A cheerful demeanor makes brighter the day; as the sun, chasing darkness and sorrow away.
True religion and virtue give a cheerful and happy turn to the mind, admit of all true pleasures, and even procure for us the highest.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Let the soul be assured that somewhere in the universe it should rejoin its friend, and it would be content and cheerful alone for a thousand years.
The person who gives with a smile is the best giver because God loves a cheerful giver.
Robert Anton Wilson
If you want to become a concert pianist, do it every day. You want to be a writer, do it every day. You want to become depressed, think depressing thoughts every day. You want to become an optimist, think a cheerful thought every day. Do it every day.
Just once, I want to meet the villain in a cheerful, brightly lit room. Possibly one with kittens.
Thousands of reason are too less to make me sad but a single reason is enough to make me smile.
A woman flees from temptation, but a man just crawls away from it in the cheerful hope that it may overtake him.
As it somehow always manages before the winter solstice, but never after, the early darkness was cheerful and promising, even for those who had nothing.
Life is like a blanket too short. You pull it up and your toes rebel, you yank it down and shivers meander about your shoulder; but cheerful folks manage to draw their knees up and pass a very comfortable night.
Mehmet Murat Ildan
Cheerful poor is rich with a smile, sulky rich is poor with a bullion of gold.
I can do only one thing, like a little dog follow closely the Master's footsteps. Pray that I be a cheerful dog.
Lailah Gifty Akita
Cheer up, be of good courage.
Lailah Gifty Akita
Whoever is content,shall be cheerful.
Don’t fail through defects of temper and over-sensitiveness at moments of trial. One of the great helps to success is to be cheerful; to go to work with a full sense of life; to be determined to put hindrances out of the way; to prevail over them and to get the mastery. Above all things else, be cheerful; there is no beatitude for the despairing.
As God loves a cheerful giver, so he also loves a cheerful taker. Who takes hold of his gifts with a glad heart.