Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
True happiness...is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of unhappiness.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
Thousands of candles can be lit from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.
Man's real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so.
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
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.
Leisure is being allowed to do nothing.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
Happy is he who causes a scandal
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness; it is generally the by-product of other activities.
Be kind whenever possible.It is always possible.