"To have the sense of creative activity is the great happiness and the great proof of being alive."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Matthew Arnold on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Matthew Arnold on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Matthew Arnold 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."Matthew Arnold on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Matthew Arnold on Mahatma Gandhi
"The freethinking of one age is the common sense of the next."
"Poetry a criticism of life under the conditions fixed for such a criticism by the laws of poetic truth and poetic beauty."
"Use your gifts faithfully, and they shall be enlarged practice what you know, and you shall attain to higher knowledge."
"Truth sits upon the lips of dying men."
"Sad Patience, too near neighbour to despair."