Happiness is a butterfly, which when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.
Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of unhappiness.
Those who are not looking for happiness are the most likely to find it, because those who are searching forget that the surest way to be happy is to seek happiness for others.
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 mental harmony; unhappiness is mental inharmony.
There is no path to happiness: happiness is the path.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
True happiness...is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
Be joyful because it is humanly possible.
Be kind whenever possible.It is always possible.
Children are happy because they don't have a file in their minds called 'All the Things That Could Go Wrong.
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.
Others may know pleasure, but pleasure is not happiness. It has no more importance than a shadow following a man.
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
Happiness doesn't depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude
It is necessary to help others, not only in our prayers, but in our daily lives. If we find we cannot help others, the least we can do is to desist from harming them.
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
Kindness is the beginning of cruelty.
Everyone has an invisible sign hanging from their neck saying, 'Make me feel important.' Never forget this message when working with people.