Real, constructive mental power lies in the creative thought that shapes your destiny, and your hour-by-hour mental counduct produces power for change in your life. Develop a train of thought on which to ride. The nobility of your life as well as your happiness depends upon the direction in which that train of thought is going.
The greater part of our happiness or misery depends on our dispositions and not on our circumstances. We carry the seeds of the one or the other about with us in our minds wherever we go.
The greatest part of our happiness depends on our dispositions, not our circumstances.
My creed is this: Happiness is the only good. The place to be happy is here. The time to be happy is now. The way to be happy is to make others so.
Happiness is not a matter of events; it depends upon the tides of the mind.
The men and women who have the right ideals ... are those who have the courage to strive for the happiness which comes only with labor and effort and self-sacrifice, and those whose joy in life springs in part from power of work and sense of duty.
Happiness is an attitude. We either make ourselves miserable, or happy and strong. The amount of work is the same.
To forgive is the highest, most beautiful form of love. In return, you will receive untold peace and happiness.
The happiness of life is made up of minute fractions - the little, soon-forgotten charities of a kiss or smile, a kind look, a heart-felt compliment, and the countless infinitesimals of pleasurable and genial feeling
Be more dedicated to making solid achievements than in running after swift but synthetic happiness.
When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.
Happiness is a byproduct of an effort to make someone else happy
Happiness is not pleasure, it's victory.
Independence is my happiness, and I view things as they are, without regard to place or person; my country is the world, and my religion is to do good.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
Wherever is Krishna, the lord of yoga; and wherever is Arjuna, the archer; there will be everlasting prosperity, victory, happiness, and morality. This is my conviction.
Ladies of Fashion starve their happiness to feed their vanity, and their love to feed their pride.
Perfect harmony of body and mind are my key to personal balance and happiness.
The ideals which have always shone before me and filled me with the joy of living are goodness, beauty, and truth. To make a goal of comfort or happiness has never appealed to me; a system of ethics built on this basis would be sufficient only for a herd of cattle
The office of government is not to confer happiness, but to give men the opportunity to work out happiness for themselves
To love is to take delight in the happiness of another, or, what amounts to the same thing, it is to account another's happiness one's own
Drama is theater, life, an escape from life, happiness, and sadness all rolled into one.
Celebrate the happiness that friends are always giving, make every day a holiday and celebrate just living.
Whoever said money can't buy happiness simply didn't know where to go shopping
All happiness or unhappiness solely depends upon the quality of the object to which we are attached by love