"Suspicion is not less an enemy to virtue than to happiness he that is already corrupt is naturally suspicious, and he that becomes suspicious will quickly be corrupt."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Joseph Addison on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Joseph Addison on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Joseph Addison 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."Joseph Addison on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Joseph Addison on Mahatma Gandhi
"The stars shall fade away, the sun himself Grow dim with age, and nature sink in years, But thou shalt flourish in immortal youth, Unhurt amidst the wars of elements, The wrecks of matter, and the crush of worlds."
"Young men soon give, and soon forget, affronts old age is slow in both."
"It is folly for an eminent man to think of escaping censure, and a weakness to be affected with it. All the illustrious persons of antiquity, and indeed of every age in the world, have passed through this fiery persecution."
"There is nothing that makes its way more directly into the soul than beauty."
"Cheerfulness is the best promoter of health and is as friendly to the mind as to the body."