There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
You see, antiquated ideas of kindness and generosity are simply bugs that must be programmed out of our world. And these cold, unfeeling machines will show us the way.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
If you're not having fun, you're doing something wrong.
Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
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.
Happiness is a mystery like religion, and it should never be rationalized.
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.
I think the thing to do is to enjoy the ride while you're on it.
It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
Anything you're good at contributes to happiness.
Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
It is the task of a good man to help those in misfortune.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
I will not be afraid because I understand... And understanding is happiness.