Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of unhappiness.
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.
You see, antiquated ideas of kindness and generosity are simply bugs that must be programmed out of our world. And these cold, unfeeling machines will show us the way.
The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.
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.
A man is never as big as when he is on his knees to help a child.
Happiness seems to require a modicum of external prosperity.
It is the task of a good man to help those in misfortune.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
Happy is he who causes a scandal
Happiness is mental harmony; unhappiness is mental inharmony.
It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
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.
When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.
The intention that man should be happy is not in the plan of Creation.