Better by far you should forget and smile, Than that you should remember and be sad. -- Christina Rossetti

Life would not be life if a sorrow were sad, and a joy merry, from beginning to end. - Germaine Guevremont

God is truly wise: He made sadness, so we'd know what joy is. - Anonymous

We can experience joy because we have known sadness. - David L. Weatherford

The essential sadness is to go through life without loving, but it would be most equally sad to leave this world without telling those you love that you love them.

Good humor is the health of the soul, sadness its poison. - Lord Chesterfield

A saddened heart is not made happier with a change of place. - Anonymous

Sorrow is a fruit; God does not allow it to grow on a branch that is too weak to bear it.

We cannot cure the world of sorrows, but we can choose to live in joy.

All things grow with time, except grief.

The greatest griefs are those we cause ourselves.

Grief shared is half grief; Joy shared is double joy.

Unhappiness is best defined as the difference between our talents and our expectations. - Edward de Bono

Denying or refusing to deal with some unpleasant fact in your life is the source of most stress and unhappiness. - Brian Tracy

Much unhappiness results from our inability to remember the nice things that happen to us. - W.N. Rieger

Did you ever see an unhappy horse? Did you ever see a bird that had the blues? One reason why birds and horses are not unhappy is because they are not trying to impress other birds and horses. - Dale Carnegie