Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.
But happiness is no respecter of persons.
Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
True happiness...is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
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.
Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
Happiness for a reason is just another form of misery because the reason can be taken away from us at any time.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
Happiness can exist only in acceptance.
Happiness, not in another place but this place...not for another hour, but this hour.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
Kindness is the beginning of cruelty.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.