1. the quality or state of being happy.
2. good fortune; pleasure; contentment; joy.
"Every gift from a friend is a wish for your happiness."
"Everyone chases after happiness, not noticing that happiness is right at their heels."
"Happiness comes only when we push our brains and hearts to the farthest reaches of which we are capable."
"Growth itself contains the germ of happiness."
-Pearl S. Buck
"Happiness depends upon ourselves."
"Happiness depends more on how life strikes you than on what happens."
"Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in strangers' gardens."
-Douglas William Jerrold
"Happiness is found in doing, not merely possessing."
The Unintentional Nerd