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.
Leisure is being allowed to do nothing.
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.
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.
All who would win joy, must share it; happiness was born a twin.
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.
Unless you make a daily effort to see the world as God sees it, you will never get beyond mere appearances.
Happiness doesn't depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude
Be joyful because it is humanly possible.
Children are happy because they don't have a file in their minds called 'All the Things That Could Go Wrong.
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 when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
A man is never as big as when he is on his knees to help a child.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.
Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
Kindness is the beginning of cruelty.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
Anything you're good at contributes to happiness.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.