Leisure is being allowed to do nothing.
He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
Be joyful because it is humanly possible.
Different men seek ... happiness in different ways and by different means.
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
A man is never as big as when he is on his knees to help a child.
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
It is not God's will merely that we should be happy, but that we should make ourselves happy.
The intention that man should be happy is not in the plan of Creation.
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.
Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
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.
Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.
Happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.
I will not be afraid because I understand... And understanding is happiness.
Kindness is the beginning of cruelty.
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness; it is generally the by-product of other activities.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.
Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.