"There is no excellence without labor. One cannot dream oneself into either usefulness or happiness."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Liberty Hyde Bailey on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Liberty Hyde Bailey on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Liberty Hyde Bailey 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."Liberty Hyde Bailey on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Liberty Hyde Bailey on Mahatma Gandhi
"When the traveler goes alone he gets acquainted with himself."
"My life has been a continuous fulfillment of dreams. It appears that everything I saw and did has a new, and perhaps, more significant meaning, every time I see it. The earth is good. It is a privilege to live thereon."
"The true purpose of education is to teach a man to carry himself triumphant to the sunset."
"A garden requires patient labor and attention. Plants do not grow merely to satisfy ambitions or to fulfill good intentions. They thrive because someone expended effort on them."
"A person cannot love a plant after he has pruned it, then he has either done a poor job or is devoid of emotion."