He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
Happiness is a mystery like religion, and it should never be rationalized.
The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion
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.
But happiness is no respecter of persons.
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.
Unless you make a daily effort to see the world as God sees it, you will never get beyond mere appearances.
No one has a right to consume happiness without producing it.
Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
Different men seek ... happiness in different ways and by different means.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
Everyone wants to be appreciated, so if you appreciate someone, don't keep it a secret.
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
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.
To be happy you must have taken the measure of your powers, tasted the fruits of your passion, and learned your place in the world.
If you're not having fun, you're doing something wrong.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
It is not God's will merely that we should be happy, but that we should make ourselves happy.
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.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think