Happiness is a butterfly, which when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
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.
Kindness is the beginning of cruelty.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
Happiness can exist only in acceptance.
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
Man's real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so.
He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us happy is something to be enthusiastic about.
Happiness for a reason is just another form of misery because the reason can be taken away from us at any time.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.
Be joyful because it is humanly possible.
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere!