It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come.
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.
Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
Leisure is being allowed to do nothing.
Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
Time you enjoy wasting, was not wasted.
It is the task of a good man to help those in misfortune.
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.
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
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.
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
Happiness is mental harmony; unhappiness is mental inharmony.
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.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.