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Caring about others, running the risk of feeling, and leaving an impact on people, brings happiness.

Congenial labor is the secret of happiness.

Conscience, as I understand it, is the impulse to do the right thing because it is right, regardless of personal ends, and has nothing whatever to do with the ability to distinguish between right and wrong.

Contentment is not happiness. An oyster may be contented. Happiness is compounded of richer elements.

Continuity of purpose is one of the most essential ingredients of happiness in the long run, and for most men this comes chiefly through their work.

Deliberately to pursue happiness is not the surest way of achieving it. Seek it for its own sake and I doubt whether you will find it.

Different men seek after happiness in different ways and by different means, and so make for themselves different modes of life and forms of government.

Discontent is want of self-discipline; it is infirmity of will.

Do all the good you can, By all the means you can, In all the ways you can, In all the places you can, At all the times you can.

Do not speak of your happiness to one less fortunate than yourself.

Do not worry; eat three square meals a day; say your prayers; be courteous to your creditors; keep your digestion good; exercise; go slow and easy. Maybe there are other things your special case requires to make you happy; but, my friend, these I reckon will give you a good lift.

Do you want my one-word secret of happiness -- It's growth -- mental, financial, you name it.

Don't mistake pleasures for happiness. They are a different breed of dog.

Each moment in time we have it all, even when we think we don't.

Eden is that old-fashioned house we dwell in every day Without suspecting our abode, until we drive away.

Employment... is so essential to human happiness that indolence is justly considered the mother of misery.

Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.

Enjoy your happiness while you have it, and while you have it do not too closely scrutinize its foundation.

Enjoy yourself. These are the "good old days" you're going to miss in the years ahead.

Enjoyment is not a goal, it is a feeling that accompanies important ongoing activity.


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