True happiness...is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
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.
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.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
A man is never as big as when he is on his knees to help a child.
We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us happy is something to be enthusiastic about.
Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
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.
Kindness is the beginning of cruelty.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.
Others may know pleasure, but pleasure is not happiness. It has no more importance than a shadow following a man.
Children are happy because they don't have a file in their minds called 'All the Things That Could Go Wrong.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
Happy is he who causes a scandal
You don't have to be famous. You just have to make your mother and father proud of you.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.