Why not seize the pleasure at once, how often is happiness destroyed by preparation, foolish preparations.
A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of.
She had nothing to do but to forgive herself and be happier than ever
You must be the best judge of your own happiness.
I must learn to be content with being happier than I deserve.
She was happy, she knew she was happy, and knew she ought to be happy.
How often is happiness destroyed by preparation, foolish preparation!
I am the happiest creature in the world. Perhaps other people have said so before, but not one with such justice. I am happier even than Jane; she only smiles, I laugh.
Elizabeth, agitated and confused, rather that she was happy, than herself to be so
But there was happiness elsewhere which no description can reach.
Happiness must preclude false indulgence and physic.
I was uncomfortable enough. I was very uncomfortable, I may say unhappy.
I will not talk of my own happiness,' said he, 'great as it is, for I think only of yours. Compared with you, who has the right to be happy?
Yet some happiness must and would arise, from the very conviction, that he did suffer.
For I look upon the Frasers to be about as unhappy as most other married people.