Cheerfulness is that quality which enables one to make others happy. It takes its origin half in personal goodness, and half in the belief of the personal goodness of others.
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
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 is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
It is the task of a good man to help those in misfortune.
Happiness is a butterfly, which when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.
There is no path to happiness: happiness is the path.
If you can, help others; if you cannot do that, at least do not harm them.
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
Happiness, not in another place but this place...not for another hour, but this hour.
Happiness seems to require a modicum of external prosperity.
Happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.