Others may know pleasure, but pleasure is not happiness. It has no more importance than a shadow following a man.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.
Everyone has an invisible sign hanging from their neck saying, 'Make me feel important.' Never forget this message when working with people.
Thousands of candles can be lit from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.
Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
A man is never as big as when he is on his knees to help a child.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
God is a community of persons and He has created you in His image, not as an isolated individual, but as a person whom He has invited to a communal life with Himself and with the whole human family.
Happiness is mental harmony; unhappiness is mental inharmony.
Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
To be happy you must have taken the measure of your powers, tasted the fruits of your passion, and learned your place in the world.
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
Happy is he who causes a scandal
Different men seek ... happiness in different ways and by different means.
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.