You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness; it is generally the by-product of other activities.
There is no path to happiness: happiness is the path.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
The intention that man should be happy is not in the plan of Creation.
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.
Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of unhappiness.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come.
It is the task of a good man to help those in misfortune.
Happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.
Happiness is a mystery like religion, and it should never be rationalized.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
A man is never as big as when he is on his knees to help a child.
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook and a good digestion.
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.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.