If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
You don't have to be famous. You just have to make your mother and father proud of you.
The intention that man should be happy is not in the plan of Creation.
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
Everyone has an invisible sign hanging from their neck saying, 'Make me feel important.' Never forget this message when working with people.
If you're not having fun, you're doing something wrong.
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 whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
Happiness doesn't depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude
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.
From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere!
Whether one believes in a religion or not, and whether one believes in rebirth or not, there isn't anyone who doesn't appreciate kindness and compassion.
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.
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.
A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
Be joyful because it is humanly possible.
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.