I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
True happiness...is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
Happiness is mental harmony; unhappiness is mental inharmony.
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.
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
Happiness is a mystery like religion, and it should never be rationalized.
Man's real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so.
Happy is he who causes a scandal
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
The intention that man should be happy is not in the plan of Creation.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook and a good digestion.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of unhappiness.