Happiness doesn't depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
No one has a right to consume happiness without producing it.
Others may know pleasure, but pleasure is not happiness. It has no more importance than a shadow following a man.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
You see, antiquated ideas of kindness and generosity are simply bugs that must be programmed out of our world. And these cold, unfeeling machines will show us the way.
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
Life becomes harder for us when we live for others, but it also becomes richer and happier.
The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
You don't have to be famous. You just have to make your mother and father proud of you.
True happiness...is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
Different men seek ... happiness in different ways and by different means.
Be kind whenever possible.It is always possible.
A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
A man is never as big as when he is on his knees to help a child.