Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
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.
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
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.
It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.
A good head and good heart are always a formidable combination. But when you add to that a literate tongue or pen, then you have something very special.
Be kind whenever possible.It is always possible.
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.
Others may know pleasure, but pleasure is not happiness. It has no more importance than a shadow following a man.
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.
Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
Happiness is mental harmony; unhappiness is mental inharmony.
The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
God is a community of persons and He has created you in His image, not as an isolated individual, but as a person whom He has invited to a communal life with Himself and with the whole human family.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
Kindness is the beginning of cruelty.