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Kin Hubbard

“It is pretty hard to tell what does bring happiness; poverty and wealth have both failed.” –Kin Hubbard, coach and motivational speaker, September 1st, 1968 Happy Birthday!! Advertisements

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Nathaniel Hawthorne

“Happiness is a butterfly, which when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.” –Nathaniel Hawthorne, novelist, born July 4th, 1804 Happy Birthday!!

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John Lubbock

“Happiness is a thing to be practiced, like the violin.” –Jim Rohn, banker, politician, and scientist, born April 30th, 1834 Happy Birthday!!

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James Madison

“To suppose that any form of government will secure liberty or happiness without any virtue in the people, is a chimerical idea.” –James Madison, 4th President of the United States, born March 16th, 1751 Happy Birthday!!

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Arthur Schopenhauer

“The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.” –Arthur Schopenhauer, German philosopher, born February 22nd, 1788

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Bertrand Russel

“The secret of happiness is this: let your interests be as wide as possible, and let your reactions to the things and persons that interest you be as far as possible friendly rather than hostile.” –Bertrand Russel, philosopher, born May … Continue reading

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Marcel Proust

“Happiness is beneficial for the body, but it is grief that develops the powers of the mind.” –Marcel Proust, novelist, born July 10th, 1871 Happy Birthday!!

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