True happiness...is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
Kindness is the beginning of cruelty.
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
Happiness doesn't depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude
If you're not having fun, you're doing something wrong.
Be joyful because it is humanly possible.
Unless you make a daily effort to see the world as God sees it, you will never get beyond mere appearances.
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
If you can, help others; if you cannot do that, at least do not harm them.
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook and a good digestion.
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
There is no path to happiness: happiness is the path.
When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
You don't have to be famous. You just have to make your mother and father proud of you.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
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.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.