A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
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.
It is the task of a good man to help those in misfortune.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us happy is something to be enthusiastic about.
From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere!
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
Unless you make a daily effort to see the world as God sees it, you will never get beyond mere appearances.
Anything you're good at contributes to happiness.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think
Be joyful because it is humanly possible.
Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
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.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
As a rock star, I have two instincts, I want to have fun, and I want to change the world. I have a chance to do both.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?