When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.
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.
A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
There is no path to happiness: happiness is the path.
If you can, help others; if you cannot do that, at least do not harm them.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
Thousands of candles can be lit from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.
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.
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
But happiness is no respecter of persons.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
Others may know pleasure, but pleasure is not happiness. It has no more importance than a shadow following a man.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
Man's real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so.
Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
As a rock star, I have two instincts, I want to have fun, and I want to change the world. I have a chance to do both.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
The intention that man should be happy is not in the plan of Creation.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.