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.
Be kind whenever possible.It is always possible.
But happiness is no respecter of persons.
True happiness...is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
Everyone wants to be appreciated, so if you appreciate someone, don't keep it a secret.
If you're not having fun, you're doing something wrong.
A man is never as big as when he is on his knees to help a child.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
If you can, help others; if you cannot do that, at least do not harm them.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
Happiness, not in another place but this place...not for another hour, but this hour.
The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.
The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
Be joyful because it is humanly possible.
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.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.
It is the task of a good man to help those in misfortune.
Everyone has an invisible sign hanging from their neck saying, 'Make me feel important.' Never forget this message when working with people.