"A man who as a physical being is always turned toward the outside, thinking that his happiness lies outside him, finally turns inward and discovers that the source is within him."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Soren Kierkegaard on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Soren Kierkegaard on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Soren Kierkegaard 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."Soren Kierkegaard on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Soren Kierkegaard on Mahatma Gandhi
"Old age realizes the dreams of youth: look at Dean Swift in his youth he built an asylum for the insane, in his old age he was himself an inmate."
"Not just in commerce but in the world of ideas too our age is putting on a veritable clearance sale. Everything can be had so dirt cheap that one begins to wonder whether in the end anyone will want to make a bid."
"Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays."
"The function of prayer is not to influence God, but rather to change the nature of the one who prays."
"It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important."