A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness; it is generally the by-product of other activities.
All who would win joy, must share it; happiness was born a twin.
From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere!
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
Happiness can exist only in acceptance.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
Happiness is mental harmony; unhappiness is mental inharmony.
Leisure is being allowed to do nothing.
True happiness...is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
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.
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.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook and a good digestion.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
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.
Happiness seems to require a modicum of external prosperity.
Children are happy because they don't have a file in their minds called 'All the Things That Could Go Wrong.
Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.