There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
Happiness for a reason is just another form of misery because the reason can be taken away from us at any time.
Happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.
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.
Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.
To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.
From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere!
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
Unless you make a daily effort to see the world as God sees it, you will never get beyond mere appearances.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.
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.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.
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.
Happy is he who causes a scandal
The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.