Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
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.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
Happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.
Happiness can exist only in acceptance.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
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.
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness; it is generally the by-product of other activities.
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of unhappiness.
Happy is he who causes a scandal
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
Happiness is mental harmony; unhappiness is mental inharmony.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?