The person born with a talent they are meant to use will find their greatest happiness in using it.

By : Johann Wolfgang von Goethe 0 Likes          


Thus happiness depends, as nature shows, less on exterior things than most suppose.

By : William Cowper

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The founders of a new colony, whatever Utopia of human virtue and happiness they might originally project, have invariably recognized it among their earliest practical necessities to allot a portion of the virgin soil as a cemetery, and another portion as the site of a prison.

By : Nathaniel Hawthorne

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The only joy I had was writing what was. That book was. It no longer amuses me to be all the things I was when I wrote that. But it is my story as I was then.

By : Mary MacLane

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It really came down to deciding between baseball and soccer. Soccer won out because I enjoyed it more.

By : Brian McBride

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If you clean it up, get analytical, all the subtle joy and emotion you felt in the first place goes flying out the window.

By : Andrew Wyeth

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If I have to apply five turns to the screw each day for the happiness of Argentina, I will do it.

By : Evita Peron

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I have this really high priority on happiness and finding something to be happy about.

By : Taylor Swift

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Happiness is a mystery, like religion, and should never be rationalised.

By : Gilbert K. Chesterton

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Slavery is no more sinful, by the Christian code, than it is sinful to wear a whole coat, while another is in tatters, to eat a better meal than a neighbor, or otherwise to enjoy ease and plenty, while our fellow creatures are suffering and in want.

By : James F. Cooper

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To flatter and follow others, without being flattered and followed in turn, is but a state of half enjoyment.

By : Jane Austen

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I've always associated the moment of writing with a moment of lift, of joy, of unexpected reward.

By : Seamus Heaney

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But we must create in each person a sense of responsibility in order that each one of us can have the right to enjoy all his rights.

By : Frederica Montseny

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