There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
You don't have to be famous. You just have to make your mother and father proud of you.
Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
It is the task of a good man to help those in misfortune.
A man is never as big as when he is on his knees to help a child.
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 for a reason is just another form of misery because the reason can be taken away from us at any time.
Kindness is the beginning of cruelty.
To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.
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.
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
If you can, help others; if you cannot do that, at least do not harm them.
Be kind whenever possible.It is always possible.
All who would win joy, must share it; happiness was born a twin.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
Anything you're good at contributes to happiness.
Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.