Sunday, 7 November 2010

Happiness is....

Happiness is....

..... the interval between periods of unhappiness.
Don Marquis

..... an imaginary condition, formerly attributed by the living to the dead, now usually attributed by adults to children, and by children to adults.
Thomas Szasz

..... having a large close-knit family – in another city.
George Burns

..... like coke – something you get as a by-product in the process of making something else.
Aldous Huxley

..... a good bank account, a good cook, and a good digestion.
Jean-Jacques Rousseau

..... annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure nineteen nineteen six.
Charles Dickens

..... our being’s end and aim.
Alexander Pope

..... a warm puppy.
Charles M Schultz

..... seeing Lubbock, Texas, in the rear-view mirror.
Country and Western song

..... is your dentist saying it won’t hurt, and then having him catch his hand in the drill.

..... a way of travel not a destination.
Roy M Goodman

One of the universal rules of happiness is; always be wary of any helpful item that weighs less than its operating manual.
Terry Pratchett


  1. Happiness is:
    Reading your "Happiness Is" post.
    ;^) ;^) ;^)

  2. One of my favorite adjectives the British use is 'brilliant' and that is just what I would say about this post! I'm smiling.


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