"I don't have the recipe for happiness, but I think the engine is simply having the desire."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Vanessa Paradis on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Vanessa Paradis on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Vanessa Paradis 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."Vanessa Paradis on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Vanessa Paradis on Mahatma Gandhi
"Sometimes you could be in an unhappy relationship you are very much in love with someone, but it's making you unhappy and you think things can change and you can work it out."
"I don't have famous neighbours and if I did, I'd avoid them. I don't live the jet-set."
"People don't get through to the essence of you right away - it's always the famous 'girl' or the famous 'girlfriend'. I'd rather be known for myself."
"Fear can make all of us do the wrong things sometimes."
"I do sometimes strongly hope that in a past life, my most recent life before this, I was absolutely horrible, evil, hideous. Because otherwise - well, hell, to even things up next time around, I'm going to have to pay for this one, am I not?"