Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
Everyone wants to be appreciated, so if you appreciate someone, don't keep it a secret.
Life becomes harder for us when we live for others, but it also becomes richer and happier.
The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
Whether one believes in a religion or not, and whether one believes in rebirth or not, there isn't anyone who doesn't appreciate kindness and compassion.
Those who are not looking for happiness are the most likely to find it, because those who are searching forget that the surest way to be happy is to seek happiness for others.
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.
Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of unhappiness.
Be joyful because it is humanly possible.
It is not God's will merely that we should be happy, but that we should make ourselves happy.
Happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.
A man is never as big as when he is on his knees to help a child.
Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.
To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
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.