Happiness for a reason is just another form of misery because the reason can be taken away from us at any time.
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.
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.
From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere!
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
The intention that man should be happy is not in the plan of Creation.
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
Happiness can exist only in acceptance.
A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.
Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.
Kindness is the beginning of cruelty.
Cheerfulness is that quality which enables one to make others happy. It takes its origin half in personal goodness, and half in the belief of the personal goodness of others.
Time you enjoy wasting, was not wasted.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
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.
No one has a right to consume happiness without producing it.