"I have often met with happiness after some imprudent step which ought to have brought ruin upon me, and although passing a vote of censure upon myself I would thank God for his mercy."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Giacomo Casanova on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Giacomo Casanova on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Giacomo Casanova 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."Giacomo Casanova on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Giacomo Casanova on Mahatma Gandhi
"The history of my life must begin by the earliest circumstance which my memory can evoke it will therefore commence when I had attained the age of eight years and four months."
"It is only necessary to have courage, for strength without self-confidence is useless."
"I am bound to add that the excess in too little has ever proved in me more dangerous than the excess in too much the last may cause indigestion, but the first causes death."
"Should I perchance still feel after my death, I would no longer have any doubt, but I would most certainly give the lie to anyone asserting before me that I was dead."
"Heart and head are the constituent parts of character temperament has almost nothing to do with it, and, therefore, character is dependent upon education, and is susceptible of being corrected and improved."