Happiness depends upon ourselves.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
Man's real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
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.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
Happiness doesn't depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude
Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness; it is generally the by-product of other activities.
Time you enjoy wasting, was not wasted.
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
Different men seek ... happiness in different ways and by different means.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
Life becomes harder for us when we live for others, but it also becomes richer and happier.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.
It is the task of a good man to help those in misfortune.