"Happiness is not a matter of events it depends upon the tides of the mind."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Alice Meynell on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Alice Meynell on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Alice Meynell 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."Alice Meynell on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Alice Meynell on Mahatma Gandhi
"Our fathers valued change for the sake of its results we value it in the act."
"The sense of humor has other things to do than to make itself conspicuous in the act of laughter."
"Spirit of place! It is for this we travel, to surprise its subtlety and where it is a strong and dominant angel, that place, seen once, abides entire in the memory with all its own accidents, its habits, its breath, its name."