Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.
A good head and good heart are always a formidable combination. But when you add to that a literate tongue or pen, then you have something very special.
No one has a right to consume happiness without producing it.
Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.
Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
Leisure is being allowed to do nothing.
Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
But happiness is no respecter of persons.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think
To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.
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.
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
Kindness is the beginning of cruelty.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
It is the task of a good man to help those in misfortune.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
Happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.
Whether one believes in a religion or not, and whether one believes in rebirth or not, there isn't anyone who doesn't appreciate kindness and compassion.