The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook and a good digestion.
Be joyful because it is humanly possible.
Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
Happiness for a reason is just another form of misery because the reason can be taken away from us at any time.
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.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
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.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think
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.
The intention that man should be happy is not in the plan of Creation.
Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
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.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
Happiness, not in another place but this place...not for another hour, but this hour.
To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .