The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
Happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.
Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness; it is generally the by-product of other activities.
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
All who would win joy, must share it; happiness was born a twin.
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.
Be kind whenever possible.It is always 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
Thousands of candles can be lit from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.
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.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.
You see, antiquated ideas of kindness and generosity are simply bugs that must be programmed out of our world. And these cold, unfeeling machines will show us the way.
It is not God's will merely that we should be happy, but that we should make ourselves happy.
Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.