"Fate often puts all the material for happiness and prosperity into a man's hands just to see how miserable he can make himself with them."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Don Marquis on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Don Marquis on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Don Marquis 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."Don Marquis on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Don Marquis on Mahatma Gandhi
"Age is not a particularly interesting subject. Anyone can get old. All you have to do is live long enough."
"Middle age is the time when a man is always thinking that in a week or two he will feel as good as ever."
"Of middle age the best that can be said is that a middle-aged person has likely learned how to have a little fun in spite of his troubles."
"Procrastination is the art of keeping up with yesterday."
"Punctuality is one of the cardinal business virtues: always insist on it in your subordinates."