It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.
I will not be afraid because I understand... And understanding is happiness.
Man's real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so.
Everyone wants to be appreciated, so if you appreciate someone, don't keep it a secret.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
Be joyful because it is humanly possible.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
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.
Children are happy because they don't have a file in their minds called 'All the Things That Could Go Wrong.
The intention that man should be happy is not in the plan of Creation.
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
Happiness seems to require a modicum of external prosperity.