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.
Happiness can exist only in acceptance.
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 the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.
Life becomes harder for us when we live for others, but it also becomes richer and happier.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
I will not be afraid because I understand... And understanding is happiness.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
There is no path to happiness: happiness is the path.
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
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.
If you're not having fun, you're doing something wrong.
Happiness, not in another place but this place...not for another hour, but this hour.
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook and a good digestion.
Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
Man's real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so.
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.