Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.
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.
Leisure is being allowed to do nothing.
It is necessary to help others, not only in our prayers, but in our daily lives. If we find we cannot help others, the least we can do is to desist from harming them.
He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
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.
Others may know pleasure, but pleasure is not happiness. It has no more importance than a shadow following a man.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
If you can, help others; if you cannot do that, at least do not harm them.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
Be kind whenever possible.It is always possible.
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
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.
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.
Happy is he who causes a scandal
Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.