The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion
A man is never as big as when he is on his knees to help a child.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
It is necessary to help others, not only in our prayers, but in our daily lives. If we find we cannot help others, the least we can do is to desist from harming them.
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
Different men seek ... happiness in different ways and by different means.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.
Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
Man's real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.
The purpose of government is to enable the people of a nation to live in safety and happiness. Government exists for the interests of the governed, not for the governors.
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.