Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
It is the task of a good man to help those in misfortune.
Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of unhappiness.
Time you enjoy wasting, was not wasted.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my 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.
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.
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.
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.
God is a community of persons and He has created you in His image, not as an isolated individual, but as a person whom He has invited to a communal life with Himself and with the whole human family.
You see, antiquated ideas of kindness and generosity are simply bugs that must be programmed out of our world. And these cold, unfeeling machines will show us the way.
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.
Everyone has an invisible sign hanging from their neck saying, 'Make me feel important.' Never forget this message when working with people.
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.
Leisure is being allowed to do nothing.