Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
Happiness doesn't depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
Happiness seems to require a modicum of external prosperity.
But happiness is no respecter of persons.
It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
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 can, help others; if you cannot do that, at least do not harm them.
A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
I think the thing to do is to enjoy the ride while you're on it.
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.
Unless you make a daily effort to see the world as God sees it, you will never get beyond mere appearances.
Happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.
Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.
Thousands of candles can be lit from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.