"There is even a happiness - that makes the heart afraid."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Thomas Hood on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Thomas Hood on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Thomas Hood 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."Thomas Hood on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Thomas Hood on Mahatma Gandhi
"Some minds improve by travel, others, rather, resemble copper wire, or brass, which get the narrower by going farther."