The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.
If you can, help others; if you cannot do that, at least do not harm them.
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.
Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
I think the thing to do is to enjoy the ride while you're on it.
Man's real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so.
Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
We were together. I forget the rest.
Happiness seems to require a modicum of external prosperity.
No one has a right to consume happiness without producing it.
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
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.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion
To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.
The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.
Happiness is a mystery like religion, and it should never be rationalized.