Happiness is a mystery like religion, and it should never be rationalized.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
Happy is he who causes a scandal
A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
There is no path to happiness: happiness is the path.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
Man's real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
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.
Be joyful because it is humanly possible.
Anything you're good at contributes to happiness.
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
Everyone wants to be appreciated, so if you appreciate someone, don't keep it a secret.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
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.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
Others may know pleasure, but pleasure is not happiness. It has no more importance than a shadow following a man.