"So long as you don't feel life's paltry and a miserable business, the rest doesn't matter, happiness or unhappiness."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."David Herbert Lawrence on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."David Herbert Lawrence on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."David Herbert Lawrence 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."David Herbert Lawrence on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."David Herbert Lawrence on Mahatma Gandhi
"Ours is essentially a tragic age, so we refuse to take it tragically."
"Ours is an excessively conscious age. We know so much, we feel so little."
"The only justice is to follow the sincere intuition of the soul, angry or gentle. Anger is just, and pity is just, but judgement is never just."
"The business of art is to reveal the relation between man and his environment."
"Design in art, is a recognition of the relation between various things, various elements in the creative flux. You can't invent a design. You recognize it, in the fourth dimension. That is, with your blood and your bones, as well as with your eyes."