"When we were together, I loved you deeply and you gave me so much happiness I can never repay you."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Arthur Ashe on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Arthur Ashe on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Arthur Ashe 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."Arthur Ashe on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Arthur Ashe on Mahatma Gandhi
"The ideal attitude is to be physically loose and mentally tight."
"I keep sailing on in this middle passage. I am sailing into the wind and the dark. But I am doing my best to keep my boat steady and my sails full."
"We must believe in the power of education. We must respect just laws. We must love ourselves, our old and or young, our women as well as our men."
"You learn about equality in history and civics, but you find out life is not really like that."
"We must reach out our hand in friendship and dignity both to those who would befriend us and those who would be our enemy."