Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
There is no path to happiness: happiness is the path.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think
Happiness is a butterfly, which when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.
Happy is he who causes a scandal
If you're not having fun, you're doing something wrong.
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
Happiness for a reason is just another form of misery because the reason can be taken away from us at any time.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
Happiness is a mystery like religion, and it should never be rationalized.
Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion
Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of unhappiness.
Leisure is being allowed to do nothing.
Children are happy because they don't have a file in their minds called 'All the Things That Could Go Wrong.
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.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
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.