There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook and a good digestion.
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.
Leisure is being allowed to do nothing.
There is no path to happiness: happiness is the path.
If you're not having fun, you're doing something wrong.
Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere!
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
You don't have to be famous. You just have to make your mother and father proud of you.
True happiness...is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
Happy is he who causes a scandal
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.
Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.
Happiness can exist only in acceptance.