No one has a right to consume happiness without producing it.
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.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
The intention that man should be happy is not in the plan of Creation.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
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.
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
Be joyful because it is humanly possible.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
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.
Whether one believes in a religion or not, and whether one believes in rebirth or not, there isn't anyone who doesn't appreciate kindness and compassion.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
But happiness is no respecter of persons.
Happy is he who causes a scandal
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.