Different men seek ... happiness in different ways and by different means.
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
Happiness is mental harmony; unhappiness is mental inharmony.
Happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.
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.
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.
Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
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.
Kindness is the beginning of cruelty.
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
Happiness can exist only in acceptance.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.
The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.
There is no path to happiness: happiness is the path.
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, not in another place but this place...not for another hour, but this hour.
Man's real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so.
Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.