7 Quotes About Unhappiness That Will Make You Happy.

If you think a little bit … by Nick West

thinkingmanAhhh, the perpetual quest for happiness.  Sometimes all it takes for us to get that much closer to an inner and outer joy is simply pondering a couple of thoughts on misery, sadness, despair, and that black cloud that hangs over you when you’re still 4 days from the weekend.  These quotes have some definitive themes, so go to the happy place in your mind, put your knuckle to your chin and get your Rodin on…

1. “The primary cause of unhappiness is never the situation but your thoughts about it. Be aware of the thoughts you are thinking. Separate them from the situation, which is always neutral. It is as it is.” – Eckhart Tolle

2. “The unhappy person resents it when you try to cheer him up, because that means he has to stop dwelling on himself and start paying attention to the universe. Unhappiness is the ultimate form of self-indulgence. When you’re unhappy, you get to pay a lot of attention to yourself. You get to take yourself oh so very seriously.” – Tom Robbins

3.  “Unhappiness is often caused by tendency to find fault with others.” – Toba Beta

4. “Unhappiness lies in that gap between our talents and our expectations.” -Sebastian Horsley

5. “We create our own unhappiness. The purpose of suffering is to help us understand we are the ones who cause it.” – Willie Nelson

6. “Nothing is funnier than unhappiness, I grant you that. Yes, yes, it’s the most comical thing in the world.” – Samuel Beckett

7. “I am determined to be cheerful and happy in whatever situation I may find myself. For I have learned that the greater part of our misery or unhappiness is determined not by our circumstance but by our disposition.” -Martha Washington

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