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.
Happiness, not in another place but this place...not for another hour, but this hour.
There is no path to happiness: happiness is the path.
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.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.
But happiness is no respecter of persons.
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.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.
We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us happy is something to be enthusiastic about.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
It is not God's will merely that we should be happy, but that we should make ourselves happy.
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
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.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
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.
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook and a good digestion.