Others may know pleasure, but pleasure is not happiness. It has no more importance than a shadow following a man.
Happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.
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.
The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
I will not be afraid because I understand... And understanding is happiness.
Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.
To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.
It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come.
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
Those who are not looking for happiness are the most likely to find it, because those who are searching forget that the surest way to be happy is to seek happiness for others.
Happiness, not in another place but this place...not for another hour, but this hour.
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
Everyone has an invisible sign hanging from their neck saying, 'Make me feel important.' Never forget this message when working with people.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
But happiness is no respecter of persons.