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.
Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of unhappiness.
Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.
Life becomes harder for us when we live for others, but it also becomes richer and happier.
Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
Time you enjoy wasting, was not wasted.
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
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.
Different men seek ... happiness in different ways and by different means.
Happiness is mental harmony; unhappiness is mental inharmony.