This is an old happy song for young and old, happy people or desolate ones. Hope it will cheer you up and bring you some happy moments of listening fun …
Kuai le tian tang
da4 xiang4 chang2 chang2 de5 bi2 zi5 zheng4 ang2 yang2, quan2 shi4 jie4 du5 ju3 qi3 liao5 xi1 wang4
Elephants’ long trunks are raising high; all the world thus lifts its hope
kong3 que4 xuan2 zhuan3 zhuo5 bi4 li4 hui1 huang2 mei2 you3 ren2 ying1 gai1 yong3 yuan3 ju3 sang4
Peacocks turn around with their splendid and glorious (feathers); no one should be forever desolate
he2 ma3 zhang1 kai1 kou3 tun1 diao4 liao5 shui3 cao3 fan2 nao3 du5 zhuang1 jin4 ta1 de5 da4 du4 liang4
A hippo opens mouth swallowing water grass; troubles all are packed into his big belly
lao3 ying1 dai4 ling3 zhe5 wo3 men5 fei1 xiang2, geng4 gao1 geng4 yuan3 geng4 xu1 yao4 meng4 xiang3
Eagles lead us fly high; it especially needs dreams to achieve somethings higher and farther
gao4 su4 ni3 yi2 ge5 shen2 mi4 de5 di4 fang1, yi2 ge5 hai2 zi4 men5 de5 kuai4 le4 tian1 tang2
Tell you a secret place; a happy heaven of children
gen1 ren2 jian1 yi2 yang4 de5 mang2 lu4 rao3 rang3, you3 ku1 you3 xiao4 dang1 ran2 ye3 hui4 you3 bei1 shang1
It is the same busy and noisy as human world; it has crying, laughter, and of course misery too
wo3 men1 yong3 you3 tong2 yang4 de5 yang2 guang1
We all have the same sunshine
Translated by Shu
This post is short of quotes:( I need to find them for it. Here it is — Quotes of happiness — hope it will bring you some wise moments on the concept of happy or happiness
“It’s so hard to forget pain, but it’s even harder to remember sweetness. We have no scar to show for happiness. We learn so little from peace.”
― Chuck Palahniuk, Diary
“For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.”
― Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened.”
― Dr. Seuss
“People are often unreasonable and self-centered. Forgive them anyway.
If you are kind, people may accuse you of ulterior motives. Be kind anyway.
If you are honest, people may cheat you. Be honest anyway.
If you find happiness, people may be jealous. Be happy anyway.
The good you do today may be forgotten tomorrow. Do good anyway.
Give the world the best you have and it may never be enough. Give your best anyway.
For you see, in the end, it is between you and God. It was never between you and them anyway.”
― Kent M. Keith
“People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.”
― Abraham Lincoln
“Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.”
― Mahatma Gandhi
“Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.”
― Dalai Lama XIV
“You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life.”
― Albert Camus
Well said, those quotes, see more at http://www.goodreads.com/quotes/tag/happiness
It also needs an English song to make the post complete
Kids know what true happiness is, so have some true happiness listen to this
If You’re Happy and You Know It! (Barefoot Books)