416 – “Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.”

-Albus Dumbledore (played by Michael Gambon) in Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. (more…)


404 – “Independence is my happiness, and I view things as they are, without regard to place or person; my country is the world, and my religion is to do good.”

–Thomas Paine [Often misquoted, see Source Notes]

Note: The original quote contained two long “S”es ( ſ ). One in happineſs and one in perſon.