Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
Children are happy because they don't have a file in their minds called 'All the Things That Could Go Wrong.
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
There is no path to happiness: happiness is the path.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
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.
Happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.
Anything you're good at contributes to happiness.
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.
Happiness is a mystery like religion, and it should never be rationalized.
Happiness is a butterfly, which when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.
Happiness can exist only in acceptance.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
Kindness is the beginning of cruelty.
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.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
Others may know pleasure, but pleasure is not happiness. It has no more importance than a shadow following a man.
The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of unhappiness.