Gretchen Rubin Quotes

Most popular Gretchen Rubin Quotes

Habits are the invisible architecture of everyday life, and a significant element of happiness.
— Gretchen Rubin

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What you do every day matters more than what you do once in a while.

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To be happy, I need to think about feeling good, feeling bad, and feeling right.

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Experts say that denying bad feelings intensifies them; acknowledging bad feelings allows good feelings to return.

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"There is no love; there are only proofs of love." Whatever love I might feel in my heart, others will see only my actions.

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The First Splendid Truth: To be happy, I need to think about feeling good, feeling bad, and feeling right, in an atmosphere of growth.

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One of the best ways to make yourself happy is to make other people happy. One of the best ways to make other people happy is to be happy yourself.

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Contemporary researchers make the same argument: that it isn't goal attainment but the process of striving after goals—that is, growth—that brings happiness.

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Happiness has four stages. To eke out the most happiness from an experience, we must anticipate it, savor it as it unfolds, express happiness, and recall a happy memory.

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Enthusiasm is more important to mastery than innate ability, it turns out, because the single most important element in developing an expertise is your willingness to practice.

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