Leisure is being allowed to do nothing.
Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.
Happiness is a mystery like religion, and it should never be rationalized.
The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion
I think the thing to do is to enjoy the ride while you're on it.
Happiness seems to require a modicum of external prosperity.
Thousands of candles can be lit from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
Unless you make a daily effort to see the world as God sees it, you will never get beyond mere appearances.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.
Everyone wants to be appreciated, so if you appreciate someone, don't keep it a secret.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
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.