Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
Everyone wants to be appreciated, so if you appreciate someone, don't keep it a secret.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
Children are happy because they don't have a file in their minds called 'All the Things That Could Go Wrong.
Happiness for a reason is just another form of misery because the reason can be taken away from us at any time.
Happiness seems to require a modicum of external prosperity.
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.
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.
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.
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
Leisure is being allowed to do nothing.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
Anything you're good at contributes to happiness.
The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
Happiness can exist only in acceptance.