Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness; it is generally the by-product of other activities.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
Happiness, not in another place but this place...not for another hour, but this hour.
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
You don't have to be famous. You just have to make your mother and father proud of you.
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.
Happiness doesn't depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.
The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.
It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
Time you enjoy wasting, was not wasted.
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.
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.
Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
Unless you make a daily effort to see the world as God sees it, you will never get beyond mere appearances.