It is the people who can do nothing who find nothing to do, and the secret to happiness in this world is not only to be useful, but to be forever elevating one's uses.
Quote by Sarah Orne Jewett
God would not give us the same talent if what were right for men were...
Tact is after all a kind of mind reading.
When I was as you are now, towering in the confidence of twenty-one, little did...
Tact is, after all, a kind of mind reading.
Yes'm, old friends is always best, 'less you can catch a new one that's fit...
What has made this nation great? Not its heroes but its households.
In the life of each of us, I said to myself, 'There is a place...
The road was new to me, as roads always are, going back.
Once you hear the details of victory, it is hard to distinguish it from a...
When God loves a creature he wants the creature to know the highest happiness and...
Love is when the other person's happiness is more important than your own.
Happiness, I do not know where to turn to discover you on earth, in the...
There is only one honest impulse at the bottom of Puritanism, and that is the...
Procrastination is one of the most common and deadliest of diseases and its toll on...
Happy trails to you, until we meet again.
Happiness is the exercise of one's vital abilities along lines of excellence in a life...
Happiness is the highest level of success.
Our envy always lasts longer than the happiness of those we envy.
Most folks are about as happy as they make their minds up to be.
Happiness isn't happiness unless there's a violin-playing goat.
None are so fond of secrets as those who do not mean to keep them;...