Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
Life becomes harder for us when we live for others, but it also becomes richer and happier.
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
It is necessary to help others, not only in our prayers, but in our daily lives. If we find we cannot help others, the least we can do is to desist from harming them.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
Others may know pleasure, but pleasure is not happiness. It has no more importance than a shadow following a man.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
Be joyful because it is humanly possible.
Everyone has an invisible sign hanging from their neck saying, 'Make me feel important.' Never forget this message when working with people.
True happiness...is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion
Happiness is a mystery like religion, and it should never be rationalized.
You don't have to be famous. You just have to make your mother and father proud of you.
To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.
Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
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.