Unless you make a daily effort to see the world as God sees it, you will never get beyond mere appearances.
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.
Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
Happiness for a reason is just another form of misery because the reason can be taken away from us at any time.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
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.
I will not be afraid because I understand... And understanding is happiness.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.
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.
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.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
You don't have to be famous. You just have to make your mother and father proud of you.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
Happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.
Others may know pleasure, but pleasure is not happiness. It has no more importance than a shadow following a man.
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.