Happiness depends upon ourselves.
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
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.
Everyone has an invisible sign hanging from their neck saying, 'Make me feel important.' Never forget this message when working with people.
He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
Be joyful because it is humanly possible.
Others may know pleasure, but pleasure is not happiness. It has no more importance than a shadow following a man.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
God is a community of persons and He has created you in His image, not as an isolated individual, but as a person whom He has invited to a communal life with Himself and with the whole human family.
Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of unhappiness.
Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
Everyone wants to be appreciated, so if you appreciate someone, don't keep it a secret.
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.