Children are happy because they don't have a file in their minds called 'All the Things That Could Go Wrong.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
You don't have to be famous. You just have to make your mother and father proud of you.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
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.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
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.
From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere!
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.
Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.
Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of unhappiness.
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
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 a virtue, not its reward.
Man's real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so.