My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
There is no path to happiness: happiness is the path.
Happiness for a reason is just another form of misery because the reason can be taken away from us at any time.
Different men seek ... happiness in different ways and by different means.
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
I will not be afraid because I understand... And understanding is happiness.
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
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.
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.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
You see, antiquated ideas of kindness and generosity are simply bugs that must be programmed out of our world. And these cold, unfeeling machines will show us the way.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
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.
Anything you're good at contributes to happiness.
You don't have to be famous. You just have to make your mother and father proud of you.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
It is necessary to help others, not only in our prayers, but in our daily lives. If we find we cannot help others, the least we can do is to desist from harming them.
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.