I think the thing to do is to enjoy the ride while you're on it.
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.
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.
True happiness...is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
There is no path to happiness: happiness is the path.
Happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.
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.
Happiness doesn't depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude
The intention that man should be happy is not in the plan of Creation.
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.