He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
A man is never as big as when he is on his knees to help a child.
Unless you make a daily effort to see the world as God sees it, you will never get beyond mere appearances.
The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.
From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere!
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook and a good digestion.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
A good head and good heart are always a formidable combination. But when you add to that a literate tongue or pen, then you have something very special.
I will not be afraid because I understand... And understanding is happiness.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.
Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness; it is generally the by-product of other activities.
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.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
To be happy you must have taken the measure of your powers, tasted the fruits of your passion, and learned your place in the world.
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.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
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.