There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
Unless you make a daily effort to see the world as God sees it, you will never get beyond mere appearances.
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.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.
Happy is he who causes a scandal
Others may know pleasure, but pleasure is not happiness. It has no more importance than a shadow following a man.
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
I will not be afraid because I understand... And understanding is happiness.
Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
A good head and good heart are always a formidable combination. But when you add to that a literate tongue or pen, then you have something very special.
Happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.
Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.
Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
We were together. I forget the rest.
Be kind whenever possible.It is always possible.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.