When navigating the ups and downs of dating, as well as any significant part of our life, there will be times of excitement, times of heartbreak, times of adventure, times of boredom, and everything that lies between. While it may be easier to find joy in some circumstances than others, if we look for the good, we’ll find that the hard times get just a little bit easier.
We’ve compiled some of our favorite quotes about joy to help you find joy in any circumstance – both the good and the bad. Save them to your phone to use as your phone wallpaper for a daily reminder or share them to your Instagram story and inspire your friends!
1. Camilla Eyring Kimball
“You do not find the happy life, you make it.”
2. Russel M. Nelson
“The joy we feel has little to do with the circumstances of our lives and everything to do with the focus of our lives.”
3. 2 Nephi 2:25
“Adam fell that men might be; and men are that they might have joy.”
4. Bob Goff
“When joy is a habit, love is a reflex.”
5. David Steindl-Rast
“Joy; the kind of happiness that doesn’t depend on what happens.”
6. Brene Brown
“Joy comes to us in moments – ordinary moments. We risk missing out on joy when we get too busy chasing down the extraordinary.”
7. Dieter F. Uchtdorf
“God didn’t design us to be sad. He created us to have joy.”
8. Psalm 16:11
“In thy presence is fulness of joy: at thy right hand there are pleasures for evermore.”
9. John 16:20
“Your sorrow shall be turned to joy.”
Morgan Harper Nichols
“Cling to joy, audacious and unbridled joy, that looks for light in everything, even in your waiting.”
What’s your favorite quote about joy? Share it below in the comments!
Kaleigh is a Marketing Coordinator for Mutual. She has worked with couples, relationships, dating, and love in a creative role for over a decade. She's a hopeless romantic who loves that her career allows her to help people find their soulmates. She downloaded Mutual when it first launched in 2016, coincidentally the same year she met her husband! They now live happily ever after in the Midwest with their two kids and dog.