Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.
You don't have to be famous. You just have to make your mother and father proud of you.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
Man's real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so.
Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.
Happiness for a reason is just another form of misery because the reason can be taken away from us at any time.
To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.
All who would win joy, must share it; happiness was born a twin.
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.
The intention that man should be happy is not in the plan of Creation.
Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.
The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.
Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.