There is no path to happiness: happiness is the path.
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
Leisure is being allowed to do nothing.
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
A man is never as big as when he is on his knees to help a child.
All who would win joy, must share it; happiness was born a twin.
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.
The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
A good head and good heart are always a formidable combination. But when you add to that a literate tongue or pen, then you have something very special.
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
Recommend to your children virtues, that alone can make them happy, not gold.
It is not God's will merely that we should be happy, but that we should make ourselves happy.
He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
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.
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
If you're not having fun, you're doing something wrong.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think