Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
I think the thing to do is to enjoy the ride while you're on it.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
The intention that man should be happy is not in the plan of Creation.
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
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.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
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.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
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.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
Happiness is mental harmony; unhappiness is mental inharmony.
It is the task of a good man to help those in misfortune.
Children are happy because they don't have a file in their minds called 'All the Things That Could Go Wrong.
Different men seek ... happiness in different ways and by different means.