Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook and a good digestion.
If you can, help others; if you cannot do that, at least do not harm them.
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.
It is the task of a good man to help those in misfortune.
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
Time you enjoy wasting, was not wasted.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
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.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
We were together. I forget the rest.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
Happy is he who causes a scandal
Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.
The intention that man should be happy is not in the plan of Creation.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think
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.
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.