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.
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
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.
Happiness is mental harmony; unhappiness is mental inharmony.
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook and a good digestion.
Happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
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.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.
Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness; it is generally the by-product of other activities.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
Happiness seems to require a modicum of external prosperity.
Happiness is a mystery like religion, and it should never be rationalized.
We were together. I forget the rest.
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.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere!