If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
You don't have to be famous. You just have to make your mother and father proud of you.
Unless you make a daily effort to see the world as God sees it, you will never get beyond mere appearances.
The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion
The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
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.
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
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.
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
Happiness, not in another place but this place...not for another hour, but this hour.
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
Happy is he who causes a scandal
Others may know pleasure, but pleasure is not happiness. It has no more importance than a shadow following a man.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.