"The greatest happiness is to transform one's feelings into action."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Madame de Stael on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Madame de Stael on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Madame de Stael 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."Madame de Stael on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Madame de Stael on Mahatma Gandhi
"Love is a symbol of eternity. It wipes out all sense of time, destroying all memory of a beginning and all fear of an end."
"Love is the whole history of a woman's life, it is but an episode in a man's."
"Scientific progress makes moral progress a necessity for if man's power is increased, the checks that restrain him from abusing it must be strengthened."
"Prayer is more than meditation. In meditation, the source of strength is one's self. When one prays, he goes to a source of strength greater than his own."