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.
The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
Others may know pleasure, but pleasure is not happiness. It has no more importance than a shadow following a man.
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.
Man's real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so.
Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
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.
Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice 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.
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.
Happiness seems to require a modicum of external prosperity.
Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.
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.
True happiness...is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
Everyone wants to be appreciated, so if you appreciate someone, don't keep it a secret.
Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
You don't have to be famous. You just have to make your mother and father proud of you.