No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
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.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
Everyone has an invisible sign hanging from their neck saying, 'Make me feel important.' Never forget this message when working with people.
Happiness is a mystery like religion, and it should never be rationalized.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
Be kind whenever possible.It is always possible.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of unhappiness.
Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
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.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
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.