Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
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.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
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.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of unhappiness.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think
It is necessary to help others, not only in our prayers, but in our daily lives. If we find we cannot help others, the least we can do is to desist from harming them.
Different men seek ... happiness in different ways and by different means.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
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.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
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.