Joy Quotes and Sayings
Joy is the infallible sign of the presence of God.
– Pierre Teilhard de Chardin
To get the full value of joy you must have someone to divide it with.
– Mark Twain
Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.
– Thich Nhat Hanh
Self joy is just enjoyment and real joy is when you make others happy.
Love of God is pure when joy and suffering inspire an equal degree of gratitude.
– Simone Weil
The essence of life is not in the great victories and grand failures, but in the simple joys.
– Jonathan Lockwood Huie
A joyful heart is the normal result of a heart burning with love. She gives most who gives with joy.
– Mother Teresa
Joy does not simply happen to us. We have to choose joy and keep choosing it every day.
– Henri J.M. Nouwen
I slept and dreamt that life was joy. I awoke and saw that life was service. I acted and behold, service was joy.
– Rabindranath Tagore
Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.
– Marianne Williamson