"For all its terrible faults, in one sense America is still the last, best hope of mankind, because it spells out so vividly the kind of happiness that most people actually want, regardless of what they are told they ought to want."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Ferdinand Mount on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Ferdinand Mount on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Ferdinand Mount 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."Ferdinand Mount on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Ferdinand Mount on Mahatma Gandhi
"We are also further than ever from equality of opportunity."
"One of the unsung freedoms that go with a free press is the freedom not to read it."
"According to Richard Clarke, the former White House counterterrorism chief, Bush was so obsessed with Iraq that he failed to take action against Osama Bin Laden despite repeated warnings from his intelligence experts."