The intention that man should be happy is not in the plan of Creation.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
Happiness can exist only in acceptance.
Cheerfulness is that quality which enables one to make others happy. It takes its origin half in personal goodness, and half in the belief of the personal goodness of others.
As a rock star, I have two instincts, I want to have fun, and I want to change the world. I have a chance to do both.
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
Happiness for a reason is just another form of misery because the reason can be taken away from us at any time.
Time you enjoy wasting, was not wasted.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
The purpose of government is to enable the people of a nation to live in safety and happiness. Government exists for the interests of the governed, not for the governors.
Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
It is not God's will merely that we should be happy, but that we should make ourselves happy.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think