Happiness for a reason is just another form of misery because the reason can be taken away from us at any time.
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
Anything you're good at contributes to happiness.
Happiness can exist only in acceptance.
Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.
It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come.
A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
Happiness doesn't depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude
There is no path to happiness: happiness is the path.
Others may know pleasure, but pleasure is not happiness. It has no more importance than a shadow following a man.
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.
Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
Be kind whenever possible.It is always possible.
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.
You see, antiquated ideas of kindness and generosity are simply bugs that must be programmed out of our world. And these cold, unfeeling machines will show us the way.
Beauty is the promise of happiness.