It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come.
The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.
Cheerfulness is that quality which enables one to make others happy. It takes its origin half in personal goodness, and half in the belief of the personal goodness of others.
It is not God's will merely that we should be happy, but that we should make ourselves happy.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
Everyone wants to be appreciated, so if you appreciate someone, don't keep it a secret.
Happiness seems to require a modicum of external prosperity.
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
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.
As a rock star, I have two instincts, I want to have fun, and I want to change the world. I have a chance to do both.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
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.
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
I will not be afraid because I understand... And understanding is happiness.
When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
If you're not having fun, you're doing something wrong.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.