Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere!
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.
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
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.
The purpose of government is to enable the people of a nation to live in safety and happiness. Government exists for the interests of the governed, not for the governors.
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.
The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
Unless you make a daily effort to see the world as God sees it, you will never get beyond mere appearances.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
True happiness...is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
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.
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.
Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
Happiness is mental harmony; unhappiness is mental inharmony.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.