Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
The purpose of government is to enable the people of a nation to live in safety and happiness. Government exists for the interests of the governed, not for the governors.
True happiness...is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
If you can, help others; if you cannot do that, at least do not harm them.
Happiness seems to require a modicum of external prosperity.
The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.
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!
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.
Happy is he who causes a scandal
Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness; it is generally the by-product of other activities.
No one has a right to consume happiness without producing it.
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.