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.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
Be joyful because it is humanly possible.
Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.
Whether one believes in a religion or not, and whether one believes in rebirth or not, there isn't anyone who doesn't appreciate kindness and compassion.
But happiness is no respecter of persons.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.
Different men seek ... happiness in different ways and by different means.
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook and a good digestion.
When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.
It is not God's will merely that we should be happy, but that we should make ourselves happy.
Man's real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.