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.
I think the thing to do is to enjoy the ride while you're on it.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
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.
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
Kindness is the beginning of cruelty.
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
Children are happy because they don't have a file in their minds called 'All the Things That Could Go Wrong.
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
Different men seek ... happiness in different ways and by different means.
Happiness, not in another place but this place...not for another hour, but this hour.
It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think
If you're not having fun, you're doing something wrong.
Everyone has an invisible sign hanging from their neck saying, 'Make me feel important.' Never forget this message when working with people.
If you can, help others; if you cannot do that, at least do not harm them.
Be joyful because it is humanly possible.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere!