Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
Happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.
The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.
Leisure is being allowed to do nothing.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
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.
Happy is he who causes a scandal
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
Happiness for a reason is just another form of misery because the reason can be taken away from us at any time.
Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
A good head and good heart are always a formidable combination. But when you add to that a literate tongue or pen, then you have something very special.
Be kind whenever possible.It is always possible.
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.
Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.