"I take it that the good of mankind means the attainment, by every man, of all the happiness which he can enjoy without diminishing the happiness of his fellow men."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Thomas Huxley on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Thomas Huxley on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Thomas Huxley 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 Huxley on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Thomas Huxley on Mahatma Gandhi
"In science, as in art, and, as I believe, in every other sphere of human activity, there may be wisdom in a multitude of counsellors, but it is only in one or two of them."
"Science is simply common sense at its best, that is, rigidly accurate in observation, and merciless to fallacy in logic."
"The best men of the best epochs are simply those who make the fewest blunders and commit the fewest sins."
"My business is to teach my aspirations to confirm themselves to fact, not to try and make facts harmonize with my aspirations."
"It is because the body is a machine that education is possible. Education is the formation of habits, a superinducing of an artificial organization upon the natural organization of the body."