Everyone has an invisible sign hanging from their neck saying, 'Make me feel important.' Never forget this message when working with people.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
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.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
Happiness is mental harmony; unhappiness is mental inharmony.
A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
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.
Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.
Happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.
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.
It is necessary to help others, not only in our prayers, but in our daily lives. If we find we cannot help others, the least we can do is to desist from harming them.
If you can, help others; if you cannot do that, at least do not harm them.
Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
A man is never as big as when he is on his knees to help a child.
The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion