Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
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.
The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion
Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
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 purpose of our lives is to be happy.
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
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.
As a rock star, I have two instincts, I want to have fun, and I want to change the world. I have a chance to do both.
You don't have to be famous. You just have to make your mother and father proud of you.
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.
He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
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.
The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.
Everyone has an invisible sign hanging from their neck saying, 'Make me feel important.' Never forget this message when working with people.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us happy is something to be enthusiastic about.