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.
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
True happiness...is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.
Life becomes harder for us when we live for others, but it also becomes richer and happier.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
Everyone wants to be appreciated, so if you appreciate someone, don't keep it a secret.
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.
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.
Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
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 of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.