"Happiness is only real when shared."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Christopher McCandless on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Christopher McCandless on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Christopher McCandless 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."Christopher McCandless on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Christopher McCandless on Mahatma Gandhi
"Tramping is too easy with all this money. My days were more exciting when I was penniless and had to forage around for my next meal... I've decided that I'm going to live this life for some time to come. The freedom and simple beauty of it is just too good to pass up."
"All true meaning resides in the personal relationship to a phenomenon, what it means to you."