Happiness seems to require a modicum of external prosperity.
Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.
No one has a right to consume happiness without producing it.
Happiness doesn't depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.
Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness; it is generally the by-product of other activities.
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
Be joyful because it is humanly possible.
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
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.
Happiness is a mystery like religion, and it should never be rationalized.
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
Children are happy because they don't have a file in their minds called 'All the Things That Could Go Wrong.
It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.
But happiness is no respecter of persons.
From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere!
Leisure is being allowed to do nothing.