"Fame is indeed beautiful and benign and gentle and satisfying, but happiness is something at once tender and brilliant beyond all things."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Mary MacLane on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Mary MacLane on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Mary MacLane 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."Mary MacLane on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Mary MacLane on Mahatma Gandhi
"I was born to be alone, and I always shall be but now I want to be."
"I do not see any beauty in self-restraint."
"I want fame more than I can tell. But more than I want fame I want happiness."