It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere!
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness; it is generally the by-product of other activities.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
A man is never as big as when he is on his knees to help a child.
Leisure is being allowed to do nothing.
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.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.
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.
To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.
True happiness...is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.