The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
Be kind whenever possible.It is always possible.
Whether one believes in a religion or not, and whether one believes in rebirth or not, there isn't anyone who doesn't appreciate kindness and compassion.
From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere!
Life becomes harder for us when we live for others, but it also becomes richer and happier.
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
It is not God's will merely that we should be happy, but that we should make ourselves happy.
But happiness is no respecter of persons.
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
A man is never as big as when he is on his knees to help a child.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.
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.
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.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.