The object of government in peace and in war is not the glory of rulers or of races, but the happiness of common man.
- William Beveridge
True success, true happiness lies in freedom and fulfillment.
- Dada Vaswani
Social scientists have found that the fastest way to feel happiness is to practice gratitude.
- Chip Conley
So I started chanting when I was nineteen, which was about twelve years ago, and it really had a huge impact on my outlook, happiness, and general creativity.
- Duncan Sheik
Eventually, we reach the point where we start to realize that we are not going to find peace, contentment, happiness, strength, fearlessness - all of the things that in our heart of hearts we wish we had - outside of us.
- Guy Finley
There may be Peace without Joy, and Joy without Peace, but the two combined make Happiness.
- John Buchan
There is no dramatic difference in happiness on the part of people who are wealthy.
- Deborah Norville
Happiness needs one-upmanship.
- Zygmunt Bauman
Every man hath a general desire of his own happiness; and likewise a variety of particular affections, passions, and appetites to particular external objects.
- Joseph Butler
Happiness or satisfaction consists only in the enjoyment of those objects which are by nature suited to our several particular appetites, passions, and affections.
- Joseph Butler
The sum of the whole is plainly this: The nature of man considered in his single capacity, and with respect only to the present world, is adapted and leads him to attain the greatest happiness he can for himself in the present world.
- Joseph Butler
The principle we call self-love never seeks anything external for the sake of the thing, but only as a means of happiness or good: particular affections rest in the external things themselves.
- Joseph Butler
May there always be peace, love and happiness in every house.
- Islom Karimov
Michael has a connection with children, just like Mickey Mouse does, and he brings happiness to them, and joy.
- Jermaine Jackson
The foundation of success in life is good health: that is the substratum fortune; it is also the basis of happiness. A person cannot accumulate a fortune very well when he is sick.
- P. T. Barnum
There are no plans that always work in life. For me, the secret to happiness is being positive and looking at the brighter side of my life.
- Karisma Kapoor
The free market economy is supposed to be the only path leading to the happiness of humanity by promoting wealth and prosperity, power and influence of nations.
- Omar Bongo
I learned a long time ago that fame and money is not a ticket to happiness.
- M. Ward
So here is one of my theories on happiness: we cannot know if we have lived a truly happy life until the very end. This view of life and death was reinforced by my close witnessing of the buildup to the death of Philip Gould. Philip was without doubt my closest friend in politics. When he died, I fe
- Alastair Campbell
Individuality is the aim of political liberty. By leaving the citizen as much freedom of action and of being as comports with order and the rights of others, the institutions render him truly a freeman. He is left to pursue his means of happiness in his own manner.
- James F. Cooper
Happiness is being on the beam with life - to feel the pull of life.
- Agnes Martin
Money brings some happiness. But after a certain point, it just brings more money.
- Neil Simon
But it is my happiness to be half Welsh, and that the better half.
- Richard Cobden
Mystery is gone to the certainty of technological principles. So the real terror, the real aggression against life comes in the form of the pursuit of our technological happiness.
- Godfrey Reggio
Success can create more madness than happiness.
- Billy Ocean
Our happiness is certainly mixed in with the tragedies of life. You have to find the lemonade. You have to find the silver lining in the middle of everything that happens in life.
- Chandra Wilson
Humans have a sense of spontaneity and emotion. We have a dichotomy between grief and happiness.
- Morena Baccarin
To seduce a woman famous for strict morals, religious fervor and the happiness of her marriage: what could possibly be more prestigious?
- Christopher Hampton
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