Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere!
Happiness is a mystery like religion, and it should never be rationalized.
Cheerfulness is that quality which enables one to make others happy. It takes its origin half in personal goodness, and half in the belief of the personal goodness of others.
Happiness for a reason is just another form of misery because the reason can be taken away from us at any time.
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.
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.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
God is a community of persons and He has created you in His image, not as an isolated individual, but as a person whom He has invited to a communal life with Himself and with the whole human family.
A man is never as big as when he is on his knees to help a child.
I will not be afraid because I understand... And understanding is happiness.
Happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.
Life becomes harder for us when we live for others, but it also becomes richer and happier.
Leisure is being allowed to do nothing.
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
Happiness doesn't depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude