As a rock star, I have two instincts, I want to have fun, and I want to change the world. I have a chance to do both.
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
Others may know pleasure, but pleasure is not happiness. It has no more importance than a shadow following a man.
The intention that man should be happy is not in the plan of Creation.
Happiness for a reason is just another form of misery because the reason can be taken away from us at any time.
To be happy you must have taken the measure of your powers, tasted the fruits of your passion, and learned your place in the world.
It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come.
Happiness is mental harmony; unhappiness is mental inharmony.
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.
Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.
Man's real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so.
Happiness can exist only in acceptance.
Happiness is a butterfly, which when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.
We were together. I forget the rest.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
Children are happy because they don't have a file in their minds called 'All the Things That Could Go Wrong.
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.