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.
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook and a good digestion.
Those who are not looking for happiness are the most likely to find it, because those who are searching forget that the surest way to be happy is to seek happiness for others.
Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
No one has a right to consume happiness without producing it.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
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.
He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
I will not be afraid because I understand... And understanding is happiness.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.
Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.
If you can, help others; if you cannot do that, at least do not harm them.
Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.
Happiness seems to require a modicum of external prosperity.
From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere!