Happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.
Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.
Happiness is a butterfly, which when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.
You don't have to be famous. You just have to make your mother and father proud of you.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.
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.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of unhappiness.
All who would win joy, must share it; happiness was born a twin.
It is the task of a good man to help those in misfortune.
To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
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.