Anything you're good at contributes to happiness.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
Happiness is mental harmony; unhappiness is mental inharmony.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.
Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
Time you enjoy wasting, was not wasted.
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.
Life becomes harder for us when we live for others, but it also becomes richer and happier.
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
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.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of unhappiness.
Happiness can exist only in acceptance.
The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion
Happy is he who causes a scandal