If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
To be happy you must have taken the measure of your powers, tasted the fruits of your passion, and learned your place in the world.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
Man's real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so.
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
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.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
Life becomes harder for us when we live for others, but it also becomes richer and happier.
I will not be afraid because I understand... And understanding is happiness.
He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
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.
I think the thing to do is to enjoy the ride while you're on it.
To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.
It is the task of a good man to help those in misfortune.
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
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.