Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
Happiness is a butterfly, which when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.
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.
I think the thing to do is to enjoy the ride while you're on it.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
Happy is he who causes a scandal
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.
A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
We were together. I forget the rest.
The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
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.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.
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.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.