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.
You don't have to be famous. You just have to make your mother and father proud of you.
Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
The intention that man should be happy is not in the plan of Creation.
Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
I think the thing to do is to enjoy the ride while you're on it.
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
God is a community of persons and He has created you in His image, not as an isolated individual, but as a person whom He has invited to a communal life with Himself and with the whole human family.
A good head and good heart are always a formidable combination. But when you add to that a literate tongue or pen, then you have something very special.
Children are happy because they don't have a file in their minds called 'All the Things That Could Go Wrong.
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
Man's real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so.