There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of unhappiness.
He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
No one has a right to consume happiness without producing it.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
Happiness is mental harmony; unhappiness is mental inharmony.
Those who are not looking for happiness are the most likely to find it, because those who are searching forget that the surest way to be happy is to seek happiness for others.
Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness; it is generally the by-product of other activities.
Happiness is a mystery like religion, and it should never be rationalized.
Leisure is being allowed to do nothing.
From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere!
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
Everyone wants to be appreciated, so if you appreciate someone, don't keep it a secret.
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.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.