I think the thing to do is to enjoy the ride while you're on it.
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook and a good digestion.
A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us happy is something to be enthusiastic about.
Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
If you're not having fun, you're doing something wrong.
He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
All who would win joy, must share it; happiness was born a twin.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.
Those who are not looking for happiness are the most likely to find it, because those who are searching forget that the surest way to be happy is to seek happiness for others.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion
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 can exist only in acceptance.
Happiness is mental harmony; unhappiness is mental inharmony.
Happiness for a reason is just another form of misery because the reason can be taken away from us at any time.