True happiness...is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
Time you enjoy wasting, was not wasted.
Whether one believes in a religion or not, and whether one believes in rebirth or not, there isn't anyone who doesn't appreciate kindness and 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.
But happiness is no respecter of persons.
Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.
Happiness seems to require a modicum of external prosperity.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
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.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
Be joyful because it is humanly possible.
It is the task of a good man to help those in misfortune.
If you're not having fun, you're doing something wrong.
We were together. I forget the rest.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
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.
Children are happy because they don't have a file in their minds called 'All the Things That Could Go Wrong.
A man is never as big as when he is on his knees to help a child.
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.