"No true and permanent fame can be founded except in labors which promote the happiness of mankind."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Charles Sumner on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Charles Sumner on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Charles Sumner 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."Charles Sumner on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Charles Sumner on Mahatma Gandhi