Happiness includes chiefly the idea of satisfaction after full honest effort. No one can possibly be satisfied and no one can be happy who feels that in some paramount affairs he failed to take up the challenge of life.
The truly successful businessman is essentially a dissenter, a rebel who is seldom if ever satisfied with the status quo.
We will not be satisfied until justice rolls down like waters and righteousness like a mighty stream.
I would have been a success in anything. But I have chosen an activity that was socially useful and that aspect gives me extra satisfaction.
It is better to be a human being dissatisfied than a pig satisfied; better to be Socrates dissatisfied than a fool satisfied.
Winning is fun... Sure. But winning is not the point. Wanting to win is the point. Not giving up is the point. Never letting up is the point. Never being satisfied with what you've done is the point.
I wasn't satisfied just to earn a good living. I was looking to make a statement.