Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness; it is generally the by-product of other activities.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
Everyone has an invisible sign hanging from their neck saying, 'Make me feel important.' Never forget this message when working with people.
Man's real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so.
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
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 two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
Happy is he who causes a scandal
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
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.
Happiness is a mystery like religion, and it should never be rationalized.
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook and a good digestion.
Be kind whenever possible.It is always possible.
Those who are not looking for happiness are the most likely to find it, because those who are searching forget that the surest way to be happy is to seek happiness for others.
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.