Leisure is being allowed to do nothing.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
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.
Everyone wants to be appreciated, so if you appreciate someone, don't keep it a secret.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
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.
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
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.
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
Man's real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
Whether one believes in a religion or not, and whether one believes in rebirth or not, there isn't anyone who doesn't appreciate kindness and compassion.
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.
As a rock star, I have two instincts, I want to have fun, and I want to change the world. I have a chance to do both.
Different men seek ... happiness in different ways and by different means.
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
Happiness is mental harmony; unhappiness is mental inharmony.