Happiness is mental harmony; unhappiness is mental inharmony.
To be happy you must have taken the measure of your powers, tasted the fruits of your passion, and learned your place in the world.
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.
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.
Kindness is the beginning of cruelty.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
Everyone has an invisible sign hanging from their neck saying, 'Make me feel important.' Never forget this message when working with people.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.
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.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere!
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
Happiness seems to require a modicum of external prosperity.
True happiness...is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.
The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.
All who would win joy, must share it; happiness was born a twin.