Happiness can exist only in acceptance.
No one has a right to consume happiness without producing it.
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, not in another place but this place...not for another hour, but this hour.
It is not God's will merely that we should be happy, but that we should make ourselves happy.
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.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.
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.
A man is never as big as when he is on his knees to help a child.
Happiness is mental harmony; unhappiness is mental inharmony.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
Unless you make a daily effort to see the world as God sees it, you will never get beyond mere appearances.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
The intention that man should be happy is not in the plan of Creation.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.