Unless you make a daily effort to see the world as God sees it, you will never get beyond mere appearances.
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.
It is not God's will merely that we should be happy, but that we should make ourselves happy.
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
You don't have to be famous. You just have to make your mother and father proud of you.
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook and a good digestion.
All who would win joy, must share it; happiness was born a twin.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
Life becomes harder for us when we live for others, but it also becomes richer and happier.
A man is never as big as when he is on his knees to help a child.
Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.
Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
Happiness is a mystery like religion, and it should never be rationalized.
We were together. I forget the rest.
A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
Whether one believes in a religion or not, and whether one believes in rebirth or not, there isn't anyone who doesn't appreciate kindness and compassion.
Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.
Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.