But happiness is no respecter of persons.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
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.
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.
We were together. I forget the rest.
Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
Whether one believes in a religion or not, and whether one believes in rebirth or not, there isn't anyone who doesn't appreciate kindness and compassion.
Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
I think the thing to do is to enjoy the ride while you're on it.
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.
Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.
Happiness for a reason is just another form of misery because the reason can be taken away from us at any time.
True happiness...is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
Happiness is a mystery like religion, and it should never be rationalized.
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.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.