We are homeless enough in this world under the best of circumstances without going to any special effort to test our capacity to be more so.

By Harold Edmund Stearns

I sat down and knitted for some time - my usual resource under discouraging circumstances.

By Isabella L. Bird

Distance is the journey. Displacement is the result.

By Jaclyn Moriarty

I soon realized that no journey carries one far unless, as it extends into the world around us, it goes an equal distance into the world within.

By Lillian E. Smith

Some trips are more than distance traveled in miles.

By Lucy Knisley

Our work is directly proportional to the distances our dreams travel across, as force (power) is a constant factor

By Israelmore Ayivor

Happiness is a feeling/emotion, but Joy is state of 'being'. One does not depend on your external circumstances, the other does.

By Jason White

Some of us sacrifice the substance of happiness for the appearance of happiness.

By Luigina Sgarro

Happiness is the art of learning how to get joy from your substance.

By Jim Rohn

If all our happiness is bound up entirely in our personal circumstances it is difficult not to demand of life more than it has to give.

By Bertrand Russell

In every circumstance, always remember that you can only be as happy or miserable as you repeatedly interpret your life to be.

By Edmond Mbiaka

Happiness is a quality of the soul...not a function of one's material circumstances.

By Aristotle

You can enjoy a deep sense of satisfaction and happiness in life despite challenging circumstances. It's all in how you think about it.

By Kristi Bowman

Happiness does not depend on outward circumstances, but on the state of the heart.

By J.C. Ryle

I've learned from experience that the greater part of our happiness or misery depends on our disposition and not on our circumstances.

By Martha Washington