If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
It is the task of a good man to help those in misfortune.
Happiness seems to require a modicum of external prosperity.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
Happy is he who causes a scandal
Children are happy because they don't have a file in their minds called 'All the Things That Could Go Wrong.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
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.
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.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think
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.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
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.
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.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?