Everyone wants to be appreciated, so if you appreciate someone, don't keep it a secret.
Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
If you can, help others; if you cannot do that, at least do not harm them.
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.
Unless you make a daily effort to see the world as God sees it, you will never get beyond mere appearances.
He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
I think the thing to do is to enjoy the ride while you're on it.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion
The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.
A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.
It is necessary to help others, not only in our prayers, but in our daily lives. If we find we cannot help others, the least we can do is to desist from harming them.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
It is not God's will merely that we should be happy, but that we should make ourselves happy.
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
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.
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.