If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
Happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.
True happiness...is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness; it is generally the by-product of other activities.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere!
Happiness can exist only in acceptance.
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.
The intention that man should be happy is not in the plan of Creation.
No one has a right to consume happiness without producing it.
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
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.
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.
Happiness seems to require a modicum of external prosperity.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
Forget like a child any injury done by somebody immediately. Never keep it in the heart. It kindles hatred.
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.
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.
You don't have to be famous. You just have to make your mother and father proud of you.