It is not God's will merely that we should be happy, but that we should make ourselves happy.
Happiness for a reason is just another form of misery because the reason can be taken away from us at any time.
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.
Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.
Leisure is being allowed to do nothing.
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.
No one has a right to consume happiness without producing it.
Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.
A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere!
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.
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.
Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.
The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion
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.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.