Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
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.
I will not be afraid because I understand... And understanding is happiness.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere!
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
Different men seek ... happiness in different ways and by different means.
The intention that man should be happy is not in the plan of Creation.
Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
Happy is he who causes a scandal
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
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.
Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.
Happiness is a mystery like religion, and it should never be rationalized.
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.
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.
Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
If you can, help others; if you cannot do that, at least do not harm them.
Kindness is the beginning of cruelty.
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.