I’m not happy, I’m cheerful. There’s a difference. A happy woman has no cares at all. A cheerful woman has cares but has learned
William H. Sheldon
Happiness is essentially a state of going somewhere, wholeheartedly, one-directionally, without regret or reservation.
Dr. Benjamin Spock
He felt that he could forgive anything to anyone, because happiness was the greatest agent of purification.
What a man is contributes much more to his happiness than what he has, or how he is regarded by others.
One’s true happiness depends more upon one’s own judgment of one’s self, on a consciousness of rectitude in action and intention, and in the
True happiness is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
Frederick E. Crane
To make a man happy, fill his hands with work, his heart with affection, his mind with purpose, his memory with useful knowledge, his