A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
But happiness is no respecter of persons.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.
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.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
Happiness doesn't depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude
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.
Happiness for a reason is just another form of misery because the reason can be taken away from us at any time.
Man's real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so.
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
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.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
I think the thing to do is to enjoy the ride while you're on it.
Happy is he who causes a scandal
The intention that man should be happy is not in the plan of Creation.
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
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.
Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
All who would win joy, must share it; happiness was born a twin.