Anything you're good at contributes to happiness.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
You don't have to be famous. You just have to make your mother and father proud of you.
We were together. I forget the rest.
It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
The intention that man should be happy is not in the plan of Creation.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
True happiness...is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of unhappiness.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
A man is never as big as when he is on his knees to help a child.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
Man's real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
Others may know pleasure, but pleasure is not happiness. It has no more importance than a shadow following a man.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
Happiness doesn't depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude