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.
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
A man is never as big as when he is on his knees to help a child.
It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.
Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
Unless you make a daily effort to see the world as God sees it, you will never get beyond mere appearances.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
Cheerfulness is that quality which enables one to make others happy. It takes its origin half in personal goodness, and half in the belief of the personal goodness of others.
If you can, help others; if you cannot do that, at least do not harm them.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
True happiness...is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
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.
We were together. I forget the rest.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.
Be joyful because it is humanly possible.
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.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
But happiness is no respecter of persons.