Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
Thousands of candles can be lit from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
No one has a right to consume happiness without producing it.
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
The purpose of government is to enable the people of a nation to live in safety and happiness. Government exists for the interests of the governed, not for the governors.
Man's real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so.
Happiness seems to require a modicum of external prosperity.
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook and a good digestion.
I will not be afraid because I understand... And understanding is happiness.
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
As a rock star, I have two instincts, I want to have fun, and I want to change the world. I have a chance to do both.
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.
Different men seek ... happiness in different ways and by different means.
Happiness is mental harmony; unhappiness is mental inharmony.
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of unhappiness.
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.
Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.