Happiness

“Joy is thankfulness, and when we are joyful, that is the best expression of thanks we can offer the Lord, Who delivers us from sorrow and sin.”

Elder Thaddeus of Vitovnica

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“Pray and rejoice. God will arrange everything.”

Saint Paisios of Mount Athos

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“Take delight in all things that surround us. All things teach us and lead us to God.”

Saint Porphyrios of Kavsokalyvia

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“If something good happened – bless God, and the good will remain. If something bad happened – bless God, and the bad will transform. Glory to God for all things!

Saint John Chrysostom

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“It is a great consolation for someone to see a joyful person.”

Elder Thaddeus of Vitovnica

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“Happiness is a pure heart, for such a heart becomes the Throne of God.”

Saint Nektarios of Aegina

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“Pray in peace and serenity, sing intelligently and in a good state – and you will be like a young eagle soaring high in the sky.”

Saint Nilus of Sinai

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“A Soul that’s been wounded by Divine Love is always glad, it rejoices, it leaps and dances, because it’s as buoyant in the Love of the Lord as if it were riding on calm waters.

Saint Nektarios of Aegina

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