Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
Others may know pleasure, but pleasure is not happiness. It has no more importance than a shadow following a man.
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
Kindness is the beginning of cruelty.
A man is never as big as when he is on his knees to help a child.
Happiness is a mystery like religion, and it should never be rationalized.
Happiness, not in another place but this place...not for another hour, but this hour.
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
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.
It is the task of a good man to help those in misfortune.
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
Cheerfulness is that quality which enables one to make others happy. It takes its origin half in personal goodness, and half in the belief of the personal goodness of others.
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.
You see, antiquated ideas of kindness and generosity are simply bugs that must be programmed out of our world. And these cold, unfeeling machines will show us the way.
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.
The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
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.