"Trifles make up the happiness or the misery of human life."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Alexander Smith on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Alexander Smith on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Alexander Smith on Abraham Lincoln
"I am determined to be cheerful and happy in whatever situation I may find myself. For I have learned that the greater part of our misery or unhappiness is determined not by our circumstance but by our disposition."Alexander Smith on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Alexander Smith on Mahatma Gandhi
"If you wish to make a man look noble, your best course is to kill him. What superiority he may have inherited from his race, what superiority nature may have personally gifted him with, comes out in death."
"Death is the ugly fact which Nature has to hide, and she hides it well."
"The saddest thing that befalls a soul is when it loses faith in God and woman."
"How deeply seated in the human heart is the liking for gardens and gardening."
"Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition."