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search for happiness Quotes

Five of the best book quotes about search for happiness
  1. #1
    “The search for freedom of worship has brought people to America from the days of the Pilgrims to modern times.”
  2. #2
    “I don’t know what good it is to know so much and be smart as whips and all if it doesn’t make you happy.”
  3. #3
    “This endless search [for personal fulfillment] leads every ignorant human being to engage in various situations and entanglements, which in the beginning seem to hold the possibility of bringing about a happy circumstance, but which invariably leads to pain, suffering, and frustration.”
  4. #4
    “...people hold onto life, no matter how miserable a situation they may be in, because they don’t know any other way of thinking or acting, also because they have the illusion that there is a chance they may find happiness someday or they may somehow come into money.”
  5. #5
    ″‘So we decided to hold parties and pretend each week had become the new year. Each week we could forget past wrongs done to us. We weren’t allowed to think a bad thought. We feasted, we laughed, we played games, lost and won, we told the best stories. And each week, we could hope to be lucky. That hope was our only joy. And that’s how we came to call our little parties Joy Luck.‘”

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