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.
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.
Unless you make a daily effort to see the world as God sees it, you will never get beyond mere appearances.
The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion
There is no path to happiness: happiness is the path.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think
Happiness is a mystery like religion, and it should never be rationalized.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
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.
Everyone has an invisible sign hanging from their neck saying, 'Make me feel important.' Never forget this message when working with people.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
Happiness, not in another place but this place...not for another hour, but this hour.
Happiness can exist only in acceptance.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook and a good digestion.
Happiness seems to require a modicum of external prosperity.
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.