Some emotions are attached to the 60,000 thoughts that bombard us everyday. With a thought arriving each second, the vast majority are ignored or overlooked.
Consider that emotions are impermanent, fleeting, they arrive in our consciousness, stay a while, then fade helplessly away.
Happiness, real happiness is so much deeper, enduring, longer lasting than any emotion.
No emotion can describe me because five minutes later, my description would be different.
I can be happy with all kinds of different emotions present.
Happiness is not dependent on any one emotion or all of them combined.
We all have the same number of emotions.
With the same emotions available, some people suffer while others enjoy happiness.
Emotions must not have influence on happiness then.