More From Thornton Wilder
- "When you’re safe at home you wish you were having an adventure; when you’re having an adventure you wish you were safe at home."
- "Ninety-nine per cent of the people in the world are fools and the rest of us are in great danger of contagion."
- "It is very necessary to have markers of beauty left in a world seemingly bent on making the most evil ugliness."
More In Happiness
- "You take away all the other luxuries in life, and if you can make someone smile and laugh, you have given the most special gift: happiness."― Brad Garrett
- "The older I get, the more I see that there really aren’t huge zeniths of happiness or a huge abyss of darkness as much as there used to be. I tend to walk a middle ground."― Paula Cole
- "Scarcely one person in a thousand is capable of tasting the happiness of others."― Henry Fielding