Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.
Anything you're good at contributes to happiness.
Happiness can exist only in acceptance.
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.
Happiness, not in another place but this place...not for another hour, but this hour.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
Thousands of candles can be lit from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.
If you can, help others; if you cannot do that, at least do not harm them.
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.
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.
True happiness...is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
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.
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.
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.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.