If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think
It is the task of a good man to help those in misfortune.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
Life becomes harder for us when we live for others, but it also becomes richer and happier.
The intention that man should be happy is not in the plan of Creation.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
I will not be afraid because I understand... And understanding is happiness.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
Different men seek ... happiness in different ways and by different means.
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.
Happy is he who causes a scandal
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
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.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
Happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.
Cheerfulness is that quality which enables one to make others happy. It takes its origin half in personal goodness, and half in the belief of the personal goodness of others.
Happiness doesn't depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude