"Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook, and a good digestion."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Jean-Jacques Rousseau on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Jean-Jacques Rousseau on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Jean-Jacques Rousseau 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."Jean-Jacques Rousseau on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Jean-Jacques Rousseau on Mahatma Gandhi
"O love, if I regret the age when one savors you, it is not for the hour of pleasure, but for the one that follows it."
"Plant and your spouse plants with you weed and you weed alone."
"Absolute silence leads to sadness. It is the image of death."
"No true believer could be intolerant or a persecutor. If I were a magistrate and the law carried the death penalty against atheists, I would begin by sending to the stake whoever denounced another."
"We are born weak, we need strength helpless, we need aid foolish, we need reason. All that we lack at birth, all that we need when we come to man's estate, is the gift of education."