Here are 5 basic rules for daily life which if you follow will bring you happiness. Feel free to Google each rule for more edification. (Place Smiley emoticon here)
1. Say YES to life!
2. Do the work!
3. Don't be afraid ("I go before you always" Christians - "Fear is the mind killer" Sci Fi folks)
4. Don't be a dick!
5. Don't be a pussy! (Same link as above)