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A cheerful face is nearly as good for an invalid as healthy weather.
~ Benjamin Franklin | ( American statesman ) | 1706-1790 | Cheerfulness
quotes Division : Statesmen and politicians   
     
An ounce of cheerfulness is worth a pound of sadness to serve God with.
~ Thomas Fuller | ( British clergyman and author. ) | 1608-1661 | Cheerfulness
quotes Division : Religious People   
     
Cheerfulness and contentment are great beautifiers and are famous preservers of youthful looks.
~ Charles Dickens | ( British novelist. ) | 1812-1870 | Cheerfulness
quotes Division : Novelists   
     
Cheerfulness is the best promoter of health and is as friendly to the mind as to the body.
~ Joseph Addison | (English essayist and poet ) | 1672 - 1719 | Cheerfulness
quotes Division : Essayists   
     
Cheerfulness is the best promoter of health and is as friendly to the mind as to the body.
~ Joseph Addison | (English essayist and poet ) | 1672 - 1719 | Cheerfulness
quotes Division : Essayists   
     
I always cheer up immensely if an attack is particularly wounding because I think, well, if they attack one personally, it means they have not a single political argument left.
~ Margaret Thatcher | ( British statewoman. ) | 1925 - | Cheerfulness
quotes Division : Statesmen and politicians   
     
I feel an earnest and humble desire, and shall till I die, to increase the stock of harmless cheerfulness.
~ Charles Dickens | ( British novelist. ) | 1812-1870 | Cheerfulness
quotes Division : Novelists   
     
O Holy Spirit, descend plentifully into my heart. Enlighten the dark corners of this neglected dwelling and scatter there Thy cheerful beams.
~ Saint Augustine | ( Theologian and Latin philosopher. ) | 354-430 | Cheerfulness
quotes Division : Religious People   
     
Oh, give us the man who sings at his work.
~ Thomas Carlyle | ( British historian and essayist. ) | 1795-1881 | Cheerfulness
quotes Division : Historians   
     
People are always good company when they are doing what they really enjoy.
~ Samuel Butler | ( British poet and satirist. ) | 1612-1680 | Cheerfulness
quotes Division : Satirists and Cynic   
     
So of cheerfulness, or a good temper, the more it is spent, the more it remains.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson | ( U.S. poet ) | 1803-1882 | Cheerfulness
quotes Division : American poets   
     
The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.
~ Mark Twain | (American Humorist and Educator ) | 1835 - 1910 | Cheerfulness
quotes Division : Humorists and Comedians   
     
The cheerful live longest in years, and afterwards in our regards. Cheerfulness is the off-shoot of goodness.
~ Christian Nevell Bovee | ( American author y lawyer. ) | 1820-1904 | Cheerfulness
quotes Division : Civil Libertarians   
     
The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
~ Michel Eyquem de Montaigne | ( French philosopher and essayist. ) | 1533-1592 | Cheerfulness
quotes Division : French Philosophers   
     
The most manifest sign of wisdom is a continual cheerfulness; her state is like that in the regions above the moon, always clear and serene.
~ Michel Eyquem de Montaigne | ( French philosopher and essayist. ) | 1533-1592 | Cheerfulness
quotes Division : French Philosophers   
     
The path to cheerfulness is to sit cheerfully and to act and speak as if cheerfulness were already there.
~ William James | ( American philosopher and psychologist. ) | 1842-1910 | Cheerfulness
quotes Division : Psychotherapists   
     
The voluntary path to cheerfulness, if our spontaneous be lost, is to sit up cheerfully, and act and speak as if cheerfulness wee already there. To feel brave, act as if we were brave, use all our will to that end, and courage will very likely replace fear. If we act as if from some better feeling, the bad feeling soon folds its tent like an Arab and silently steals away
~ William Shakespeare | ( British poet and playwright. ) | 1564-1616 | Cheerfulness
quotes Division : Playwrights   
     
Thus the sovereign voluntary path to cheerfulness, if cheerfulness be lost, is to sit up cheerfully and to act and speak as if cheerfulness were already there.
~ William James | ( American philosopher and psychologist. ) | 1842-1910 | Cheerfulness
quotes Division : Psychotherapists   
     
To be free minded and cheerfully disposed at hours of meat and sleep and of exercise is one of the best precepts of long lasting.
~ Francis Bacon | (English philosopher and statesman ) | 1561-1626 | Cheerfulness
quotes Division : British Philosophers   
     
To be free minded and cheerfully disposed at hours of meat and sleep and of exercise is one of the best precepts of long lasting.
~ Francis Bacon | (English philosopher and statesman ) | 1561-1626 | Cheerfulness
quotes Division : British Philosophers   
     
To watch the corn grow, or the blossoms set; to draw hard breath over the plough or spade; to read, to think, to love, to pray, are the things that make men happy.
~ John Ruskin | ( English art critic. ) | 1819-1900 | Cheerfulness
quotes Division : Artists   
     
Wondrous is the strength of cheerfulness, and its power of endurance -- the cheerful man will do more in the same time, will do it ;better, will preserve it longer, than the sad or sullen.
~ Thomas Carlyle | ( British historian and essayist. ) | 1795-1881 | Cheerfulness
quotes Division : Historians   
     

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