Anything you're good at contributes to happiness.
Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
Happy is he who causes a scandal
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.
If you can, help others; if you cannot do that, at least do not harm them.
Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion
You don't have to be famous. You just have to make your mother and father proud of you.
There is no path to happiness: happiness is the path.
It is necessary to help others, not only in our prayers, but in our daily lives. If we find we cannot help others, the least we can do is to desist from harming them.
Happiness for a reason is just another form of misery because the reason can be taken away from us at any time.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
Others may know pleasure, but pleasure is not happiness. It has no more importance than a shadow following a man.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
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.
Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.