Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
Anything you're good at contributes to happiness.
Kindness is the beginning of cruelty.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
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.
Different men seek ... happiness in different ways and by different means.
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of 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.
The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.
I think the thing to do is to enjoy the ride while you're on it.
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.
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.
Be kind whenever possible.It is always possible.