"While I gave up God a long time ago, I never shook the habit of wanting to believe in something. So I replaced my creed of everlasting life with life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Sarah Vowell on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Sarah Vowell on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Sarah Vowell 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."Sarah Vowell on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Sarah Vowell on Mahatma Gandhi