If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
If you can, help others; if you cannot do that, at least do not harm them.
Leisure is being allowed to do nothing.
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.
To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think
No one has a right to consume happiness without producing it.
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
We were together. I forget the rest.
Happiness is a mystery like religion, and it should never be rationalized.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere!
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.
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 is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
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.