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.
A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.
Life becomes harder for us when we live for others, but it also becomes richer and happier.
Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
Others may know pleasure, but pleasure is not happiness. It has no more importance than a shadow following a man.
Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
No one has a right to consume happiness without producing it.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
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.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
Be joyful because it is humanly possible.
It is the task of a good man to help those in misfortune.
Time you enjoy wasting, was not wasted.
All who would win joy, must share it; happiness was born a twin.
The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.