Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.
It is the task of a good man to help those in misfortune.
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.
No one has a right to consume happiness without producing it.
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.
Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
Happiness can exist only in acceptance.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of unhappiness.
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
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.
It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
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, not in another place but this place...not for another hour, but this hour.