"Future. That period of time in which our affairs prosper, our friends are true and our happiness is assured."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Ambrose Bierce on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Ambrose Bierce on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Ambrose Bierce 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."Ambrose Bierce on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Ambrose Bierce on Mahatma Gandhi
"Childhood: the period of human life intermediate between the idiocy of infancy and the folly of youth - two removes from the sin of manhood and three from the remorse of age."
"Experience is a revelation in the light of which we renounce our errors of youth for those of age."
"Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret."
"Painting, n.: The art of protecting flat surfaces from the weather, and exposing them to the critic."
"Photograph: a picture painted by the sun without instruction in art."