Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
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.
Unless you make a daily effort to see the world as God sees it, you will never get beyond mere appearances.
The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
Happiness for a reason is just another form of misery because the reason can be taken away from us at any time.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.
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.
Be joyful because it is humanly possible.
Happy is he who causes a scandal
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think
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.
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
Happiness is a mystery like religion, and it should never be rationalized.
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.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
Happiness is mental harmony; unhappiness is mental inharmony.
True happiness...is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.