Different men seek ... happiness in different ways and by different means.
Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.
Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
Time you enjoy wasting, was not wasted.
Leisure is being allowed to do nothing.
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
Life becomes harder for us when we live for others, but it also becomes richer and happier.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
Happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
Happiness is a butterfly, which when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.
To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
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.
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
Happiness is a mystery like religion, and it should never be rationalized.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think
Happiness seems to require a modicum of external prosperity.