But happiness is no respecter of persons.
Whether one believes in a religion or not, and whether one believes in rebirth or not, there isn't anyone who doesn't appreciate kindness and compassion.
Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
I will not be afraid because I understand... And understanding is happiness.
Thousands of candles can be lit from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness; it is generally the by-product of other activities.
A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
Everyone has an invisible sign hanging from their neck saying, 'Make me feel important.' Never forget this message when working with people.
You see, antiquated ideas of kindness and generosity are simply bugs that must be programmed out of our world. And these cold, unfeeling machines will show us the way.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
We were together. I forget the rest.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
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.
God is a community of persons and He has created you in His image, not as an isolated individual, but as a person whom He has invited to a communal life with Himself and with the whole human family.
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.
The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion