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.
Children are happy because they don't have a file in their minds called 'All the Things That Could Go Wrong.
A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
You don't have to be famous. You just have to make your mother and father proud of you.
Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.
Those who are not looking for happiness are the most likely to find it, because those who are searching forget that the surest way to be happy is to seek happiness for others.
There is no path to happiness: happiness is the path.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
Happiness is mental harmony; unhappiness is mental inharmony.
To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
Everyone has an invisible sign hanging from their neck saying, 'Make me feel important.' Never forget this message when working with people.
Happiness doesn't depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.
Others may know pleasure, but pleasure is not happiness. It has no more importance than a shadow following a man.