Unless you make a daily effort to see the world as God sees it, you will never get beyond mere appearances.
But happiness is no respecter of persons.
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.
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.
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.
Life becomes harder for us when we live for others, but it also becomes richer and happier.
Happiness, not in another place but this place...not for another hour, but this hour.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
Happiness can exist only in acceptance.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
Happiness seems to require a modicum of external prosperity.
Anything you're good at contributes to happiness.
We were together. I forget the rest.
Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.