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.
The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
The purpose of government is to enable the people of a nation to live in safety and happiness. Government exists for the interests of the governed, not for the governors.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
Children are happy because they don't have a file in their minds called 'All the Things That Could Go Wrong.
Happiness for a reason is just another form of misery because the reason can be taken away from us at any time.
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.
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.
Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of unhappiness.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.
It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.
Different men seek ... happiness in different ways and by different means.
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.