It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
But happiness is no respecter of persons.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of unhappiness.
You don't have to be famous. You just have to make your mother and father proud of you.
There is no path to happiness: happiness is the path.
Anything you're good at contributes to happiness.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
Everyone has an invisible sign hanging from their neck saying, 'Make me feel important.' Never forget this message when working with people.
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.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
Others may know pleasure, but pleasure is not happiness. It has no more importance than a shadow following a man.
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
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.
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.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy