Others may know pleasure, but pleasure is not happiness. It has no more importance than a shadow following a man.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.
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.
No one has a right to consume happiness without producing it.
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
Happiness can exist only in acceptance.
Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.
Unless you make a daily effort to see the world as God sees it, you will never get beyond mere appearances.
Different men seek ... happiness in different ways and by different means.
True happiness...is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
Everyone wants to be appreciated, so if you appreciate someone, don't keep it a secret.
You don't have to be famous. You just have to make your mother and father proud of you.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think
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.
From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere!
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.
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
Man's real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so.