The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
Leisure is being allowed to do nothing.
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.
It is necessary to help others, not only in our prayers, but in our daily lives. If we find we cannot help others, the least we can do is to desist from harming them.
Be kind whenever possible.It is always possible.
Man's real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so.
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.
Whether one believes in a religion or not, and whether one believes in rebirth or not, there isn't anyone who doesn't appreciate kindness and compassion.
Time you enjoy wasting, was not wasted.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
Unless you make a daily effort to see the world as God sees it, you will never get beyond mere appearances.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
But happiness is no respecter of persons.
The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
Kindness is the beginning of cruelty.
Be joyful because it is humanly possible.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.