There is nothing, Sir, too little for so little a creature as man. It is by studying little things that we attain the great art of having as little misery and as much happiness as possible.
I don't have to take a trip around the world or be on a yacht in the Mediterranean to have happiness. I can find it in the little things, like looking out into my backyard and seeing deer in the fields.
Ah, on what little things does happiness depend.
I know well that happiness is in little things.
Happiness is to have a little string onto which things will attach themselves.
Don't fuss about trifles. Don't permit little things-the mere termites of life-to ruin your happiness.
I hope you find, as I did, that happiness comes from noticing and enjoying the little things in life.
The essence of philosophy is that a man should so live that his happiness shall depend as little as possible on external things.
The happiness of most people is not ruined by great catastrophes or fatal errors, but by the repetition of slowly destructive little things.
To those who have not yet learned the secret of true happiness, begin now to study the little things in your own door yard.
People always think that happiness is a faraway thing â¦ something complicated and hard to get. Yet, what little things can make it up.
If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or things.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself, in your way of thinking.
Things don't matter, people do