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.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
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.
Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
The intention that man should be happy is not in the plan of Creation.
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
We were together. I forget the rest.
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.
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.
The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion
Anything you're good at contributes to happiness.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
Happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
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.
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.