"Happiness is like those palaces in fairy tales whose gates are guarded by dragons: we must fight in order to conquer it."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Alexandre Dumas on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Alexandre Dumas on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Alexandre Dumas 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."Alexandre Dumas on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Alexandre Dumas on Mahatma Gandhi
"He was thinking alone, and seriously racking his brain to find a direction for this single force four times multiplied, with which he did not doubt, as with the lever for which Archimedes sought, they should succeed in moving the world, when some one tapped gently at his door."
"How is it that little children are so intelligent and men so stupid? It must be education that does it."
"A person who doubts himself is like a man who would enlist in the ranks of his enemies and bear arms against himself. He makes his failure certain by himself being the first person to be convinced of it."
"All human wisdom is summed up in two words wait and hope."
"Nothing succeeds like success."