To be happy you must have taken the measure of your powers, tasted the fruits of your passion, and learned your place in the world.
True happiness...is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
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.
Leisure is being allowed to do nothing.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
Happiness is mental harmony; unhappiness is mental inharmony.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
All who would win joy, must share it; happiness was born a twin.
God is a community of persons and He has created you in His image, not as an isolated individual, but as a person whom He has invited to a communal life with Himself and with the whole human family.
The intention that man should be happy is not in the plan of Creation.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think
Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
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.
Thousands of candles can be lit from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
Happy is he who causes a scandal
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.
Happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.