"And, in fact, you can find that the lack of basic resources, material resources, contributes to unhappiness, but the increase in material resources do not increase happiness."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi 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."Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi on Mahatma Gandhi