There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
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.
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.
True happiness...is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.
Different men seek ... happiness in different ways and by different means.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of unhappiness.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.
Happiness, not in another place but this place...not for another hour, but this hour.
Everyone has an invisible sign hanging from their neck saying, 'Make me feel important.' Never forget this message when working with people.
It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.
Unless you make a daily effort to see the world as God sees it, you will never get beyond mere appearances.
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
Happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.