Happiness depends upon ourselves.
Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
Others may know pleasure, but pleasure is not happiness. It has no more importance than a shadow following a man.
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.
Happiness doesn't depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude
Be joyful because it is humanly possible.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
We were together. I forget the rest.
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.
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.
He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
It is not God's will merely that we should be happy, but that we should make ourselves happy.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.
Everyone wants to be appreciated, so if you appreciate someone, don't keep it a secret.
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.