„I am happy making the films I make and I would like the West to be impressed with what we do from India.“
— Shahrukh Khan Indian actor, producer and television personality 1965
From interview with David Light
„After we did the Super Bowl, we took so much s*it, and then we went on the biggest tour we’ve ever been on, it made me realize: okay some people really like what we do and some people really don’t – and we love them equally. I’m just happy and grateful to be a human, I don’t mind if you don’t love what we do but we do love what we do.“
— Chris Martin musician, co-founder of Coldplay 1977
„Happiness in it's uncut form
Is the feeling that I get, you're warm, warm
Happy's what I get when we do what we do
Happiness, mama, is being with u
— Prince American pop, songwriter, musician and actor 1958 - 2016
Song lyrics, Parade Under the Cherry Moon (1986), Girls & Boys
„One of the deep secrets of life is that all that is really worth the doing is what we do for others.“
— Lewis Carroll English writer, logician, Anglican deacon and photographer 1832 - 1898
Disputed, This is a paraphrase of statement in a thank you note from Carroll to a childhood friend, the actress Ellen Terry, published in Ellen Terry, Player in Her Time (1997), p. 126 https://books.google.com/books?id=2PkzZ9KaRlwC&lpg=PA126&vq=%22do%20for%20others%22&pg=PA126#v=snippet&q=%22do%20for%20others%22&f=fals by Nina Auerbach: "... and so you have found out that secret — one of the deep secrets of Life — that all, that is really worth the doing, is what we do for others?"
— Leo Buscaglia Motivational speaker, writer 1924 - 1998
— Sharon Salzberg, Lovingkindness: The Revolutionary Art of Happiness
— Arthur Conan Doyle, kniha The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
„Was that, then, the way we do things? "Not knowing"— was that the way the most profound things happened?… Was the secret of never escaping from the greater life the secret of living like a sleepwalker?“
— Clarice Lispector Brazilian writer 1920 - 1977
The Passion According to G.H. (1964), p. 159
„Why don't you sit right down and stay awhile?
We like the same things and I like your style
Its not a secret; why do you keep it?
I'm just sitting on the shelf“
— Zooey Deschanel American actress, musician, and singer-songwriter 1980
She & Him : Volume One (2008), Why Do You Let Me Stay Here?
„People are often mistaken about what is good for the health of their bodies. That is why we have doctors. And people are just as likely to be mistaken about what will be good for the happiness of their souls. That is why we have moralists.“
— Walter Terence Stace British civil servant, educator and philosopher. 1886 - 1967