I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
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.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
Happy is he who causes a scandal
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
Life becomes harder for us when we live for others, but it also becomes richer and happier.
Unless you make a daily effort to see the world as God sees it, you will never get beyond mere appearances.
A good head and good heart are always a formidable combination. But when you add to that a literate tongue or pen, then you have something very special.
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
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.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
You don't have to be famous. You just have to make your mother and father proud of you.
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.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think
Children are happy because they don't have a file in their minds called 'All the Things That Could Go Wrong.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
Be kind whenever possible.It is always possible.
Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness; it is generally the by-product of other activities.