As a rock star, I have two instincts, I want to have fun, and I want to change the world. I have a chance to do both.
Anything you're good at contributes to happiness.
But happiness is no respecter of persons.
Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
Happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.
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.
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.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.
You see, antiquated ideas of kindness and generosity are simply bugs that must be programmed out of our world. And these cold, unfeeling machines will show us the way.
Happiness is mental harmony; unhappiness is mental inharmony.
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
Everyone wants to be appreciated, so if you appreciate someone, don't keep it a secret.
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 is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness; it is generally the by-product of other activities.
Happiness for a reason is just another form of misery because the reason can be taken away from us at any time.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
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.