Happiness doesn't depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude
It is necessary to help others, not only in our prayers, but in our daily lives. If we find we cannot help others, the least we can do is to desist from harming them.
The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
True happiness...is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.
Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
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.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
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.
Children are happy because they don't have a file in their minds called 'All the Things That Could Go Wrong.
Be joyful because it is humanly possible.
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.
Happiness is mental harmony; unhappiness is mental inharmony.
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.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy