A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.
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.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
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.
Happiness, not in another place but this place...not for another hour, but this hour.
Kindness is the beginning of cruelty.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
You don't have to be famous. You just have to make your mother and father proud of you.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
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 wants to be appreciated, so if you appreciate someone, don't keep it a secret.
To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.
If you're not having fun, you're doing something wrong.
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.
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.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.