The best way to enjoy your own life is to stop comparing it to others.

Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.

Children see magic because they look for it.

The trick is to be grateful when your mood is high and graceful when it is low.

Joy is the simplest form of gratitude.

The walls we build around us to keep sadness out also keep out the joy.

Perfectionism is the enemy of creation, as extreme self-solitude is the enemy of well-being.

Joy comes not through possession or ownership but through a wise and loving heart.

The secret of joy is the mastery of pain.

Don’t postpone joy until you have learned all of your lessons. Joy is your lesson.

Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.

Joy does not simply happen to us. We have to choose joy and keep choosing it every day.

Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow. It only saps today of its joy.

Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.

We could never learn to be brave and patient if there were only joy in the world.

Life will bring you pain all by itself. Your responsibility is to create joy.

The greatest obstacle to connecting with our joy is resentment.

We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.

Shared joy is a double joy; shared sorrow is half a sorrow.

Joy comes from using your potential.