Happiness for a reason is just another form of misery because the reason can be taken away from us at any time.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
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.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
If you can, help others; if you cannot do that, at least do not harm them.
Be joyful because it is humanly possible.
No one has a right to consume happiness without producing it.
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
Unless you make a daily effort to see the world as God sees it, you will never get beyond mere appearances.
Happy is he who causes a scandal
Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.
Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of unhappiness.
Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
Different men seek ... happiness in different ways and by different means.