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.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.
Life becomes harder for us when we live for others, but it also becomes richer and happier.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
Happiness is a mystery like religion, and it should never be rationalized.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
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.
No one has a right to consume happiness without producing it.
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.
There is no path to happiness: happiness is the path.
Children are happy because they don't have a file in their minds called 'All the Things That Could Go Wrong.
Happiness, not in another place but this place...not for another hour, but this hour.
It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of unhappiness.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.