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15 Beautiful Happiness Quotes From Ruskin Bond’s ‘A Little Book of Happiness’ To Cure Your Blues!

Posted: August 3, 2020

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As I flipped through Ruskin Bond’s ‘Little Book Of Joy,’ I came across some beautiful quotes. Here are 15 of my favourite happiness quotes to make your day!

It’s nothing unusual to feel the blues. So, I picked up a little green book by Ruskin Bond and flipped through it taking in most of the things. And I decided to take note of some happiness quotes that I really liked. Here are fifteen of my favourite happiness quotes from Ruskin Bond’s ‘Little Book of Happiness’


I shall take the heart. For brains do not make one happy, and happiness is the best thing in the world. – L. Frank Baum


Be happy. It’s one way of being wise. – Colette


If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world. – J. R. R. Tolkein


Don’t let one cloud obliterate the whole sky. – Anais Nin


If you can smile when you feel hurt, the hurt is half cured.


Happiness is not the opposite of sorrow. They co-exist; in that acceptance we take the first step towards inner peace. – Ruskin Bond


All of man’s miseries stem from his inability to sit quietly in a room alone. – Blaise Pascal


To be able to laugh and to be able to care – just this much will ensure a good life.


Sometimes there is greater joy in gazing at a mountain than in climbing it.


A hot sun and a hot wind blowing; I go home and I am happy. – An Italian proverb


What if you failed yesterday? Today is not yesterday.


If one day you should lose all your money, who knows – you may become a happy yogi! (If not, make peace with your misery.) – Sadhguru


Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy. – Thich Nhat Hanh


Dear reader, may you have the wisdom to be simple, and the humor to be happy.

And I saved the best for the last. It goes:


To find happiness, look halfway between too little and too much.

Picture credits: Picture by Andrea on Pexels

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