Joy Quotes

May your life be a fountain of love and kindness to fill the world with joy.
– Debasish Mridha

Joyful life, sharing life with people.
– Lailah Gifty Akita

Amazing life, a joyful journey.
– Lailah Gifty Akita

Just the sight of one another, just the sight of our smiles was enough to fill our hearts with the joy of seeing each other again.
– Sawada Tsunayoshi

Let your joy be in your journey – not in some distant goal.

– Tim Cook

I like joy; I want to be joyous; I want to have fun on the set; I want to wear beautiful clothes and look pretty. I want to smile, and I want to make people laugh. And that’s all I want. I like it. I like being happy. I want to make others happy.

– Doris Day

There are those who give with joy, and that joy is their reward.

– Khalil Gibran

Being Irish, he had an abiding sense of tragedy, which sustained him through temporary periods of joy.

– William Butler Yeats

To find joy in work is to discover the fountain of youth.

– Pearl S. Buck

Find ecstasy in life; the mere sense of living is joy enough.

– Emily Dickinson

The kitchen really is the castle itself. This is where we spend our happiest moments and where we find the joy of being a family.

– Mario Batali

The thing that I’ve learned is that there really is no joy, and nothing ever good is going to come from negativity. Those are thoughts that, even if you were presenting an honest version of yourself, there’s just no point in sharing.

– Stephen Amell

And the first rude sketch that the world had seen was joy to his mighty heart, till the Devil whispered behind the leaves ‘It’s pretty, but is it Art?’

– Rudyard Kipling

Joy in looking and comprehending is nature’s most beautiful gift.

– Albert Einstein

The discipline of gratitude is the explicit effort to acknowledge that all I am and have is given to me as a gift of love, a gift to be celebrated with joy.

– Henri Nouwen

Labor wants pride and joy in doing good work, a sense of making or doing something beautiful or useful – to be treated with dignity and respect as brother and sister.

– Thorstein Veblen

We need more kindness, more compassion, more joy, more laughter. I definitely want to contribute to that.

– Ellen DeGeneres

All around us is the cosmic game, the cosmic play. The universe is full of joy, inner and outer. When realisation takes place, we have to feel the necessity of manifesting this constant delight in our heart. The delight glows, but does not burn. It has tremendous intensity, but it is all softness and absolutely sweet-flowing nectar.

– Sri Chinmoy

Meditation is painful in the beginning but it bestows immortal Bliss and supreme joy in the end.

– Swami Sivananda

Fatherhood is a joy. I feel very lucky to have a family. It gives you a perspective on things.

– David Harewood