Happiness depends upon ourselves.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
It is not God's will merely that we should be happy, but that we should make ourselves happy.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.
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.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.
If you're not having fun, you're doing something wrong.
A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
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.
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
You don't have to be famous. You just have to make your mother and father proud of you.
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.