The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
Be joyful because it is humanly possible.
I will not be afraid because I understand... And understanding is happiness.
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook and a good digestion.
Life becomes harder for us when we live for others, but it also becomes richer and happier.
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.
The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.
I think the thing to do is to enjoy the ride while you're on it.
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.
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.
Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
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 is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
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.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
Everyone wants to be appreciated, so if you appreciate someone, don't keep it a secret.