"As to happiness in this life it is hardly compatible with that diminished respect which ever attends the relinquishing of labour."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Anthony Trollope on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Anthony Trollope on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Anthony Trollope 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."Anthony Trollope on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Anthony Trollope on Mahatma Gandhi
"A fellow oughtn't to let his family property go to pieces."
"I never knew a government yet that wanted to do anything."
"There is no happiness in love, except at the end of an English novel."
"They who do not understand that a man may be brought to hope that which of all things is the most grievous to him, have not observed with sufficient closeness the perversity of the human mind."
"There is no royal road to learning no short cut to the acquirement of any art."