Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
The intention that man should be happy is not in the plan of Creation.
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.
Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
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.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
It is not God's will merely that we should be happy, but that we should make ourselves happy.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.
Different men seek ... happiness in different ways and by different means.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
Others may know pleasure, but pleasure is not happiness. It has no more importance than a shadow following a man.
Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness; it is generally the by-product of other activities.
To be happy you must have taken the measure of your powers, tasted the fruits of your passion, and learned your place in the world.