A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.
Happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.
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.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
A good head and good heart are always a formidable combination. But when you add to that a literate tongue or pen, then you have something very special.
Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness; it is generally the by-product of other activities.
Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.
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.
There is no path to happiness: happiness is the path.
I will not be afraid because I understand... And understanding is happiness.
Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.
Time you enjoy wasting, was not wasted.
Happiness doesn't depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude
Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of unhappiness.
If you can, help others; if you cannot do that, at least do not harm them.
Man's real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so.
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.