"The life and liberty and property and happiness of the common man throughout the world are at the absolute mercy of a few persons whom he has never seen, involved in complicated quarrels that he has never heard of."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Gilbert Murray on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Gilbert Murray on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Gilbert Murray 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."Gilbert Murray on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Gilbert Murray on Mahatma Gandhi
"The fashions of the ages vary in this direction and that, but they vary for the most part from a central road which was struck out by the imagination of Greece."
"The higher Greek poetry did not make up fictitious plots its business was to express the heroic saga, the myths."