Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
Man's real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so.
Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.
Time you enjoy wasting, was not wasted.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
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.
The purpose of government is to enable the people of a nation to live in safety and happiness. Government exists for the interests of the governed, not for the governors.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
But happiness is no respecter of persons.
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
No one has a right to consume happiness without producing it.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
It is necessary to help others, not only in our prayers, but in our daily lives. If we find we cannot help others, the least we can do is to desist from harming them.
Anything you're good at contributes to happiness.
Happiness is a mystery like religion, and it should never be rationalized.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think
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 when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.