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.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
I think the thing to do is to enjoy the ride while you're on it.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
You don't have to be famous. You just have to make your mother and father proud of you.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of unhappiness.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
Happiness for a reason is just another form of misery because the reason can be taken away from us at any time.
Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
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.
But happiness is no respecter of persons.
Different men seek ... happiness in different ways and by different means.
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.