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Quotes And Sayings About Pleasure

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When I portray Stabler, I have to shave every day and cut my hair every week! And then, I really like to change my looks for films like 'Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle' where I have the pleasure of playing the ugliest man in the world.
~By Christopher Meloni ~


What grieves me most in my past offenses, O my loving God, is not so much the punishment I have deserved, as the displeasure I have given You, Who are worthy of infinite love.
~By Alphonsus Liguori ~


Sensual pleasures have the fleeting brilliance of a comet; a happy marriage has the tranquillity of a lovely sunset.
~By Ann Landers ~


I don't gamble, because winning a hundred dollars doesn't give me great pleasure. But losing a hundred dollars pisses me off.
~By Alex Trebek ~


There are no pleasures in a fight but some of my fights have been a pleasure to win.
~By Muhammad Ali ~


Before I do a play I say that I hope it's going to be for as short a time as possible but, once you do it, it is a paradoxical pleasure. One evening out of two there are five minutes of a miracle and for those five minutes you want to do it again and again. It's like a drug.
~By Isabelle Huppert ~


For God's sake, if you sin, take pleasure in it, and do it for the pleasure.
~By Gerald Gould ~


Pleasure is none, if not diversified.
~By John Donne ~


Moving between the legs of tables and of chairs, rising or falling, grasping at kisses and toys, advancing boldly, sudden to take alarm, retreating to the corner of arm and knee, eager to be reassured, taking pleasure in the fragrant brilliance of the Christmas tree.
~By Frank Howard Clark ~


It is the paradox of life that the way to miss pleasure is to seek it first. The very first condition of lasting happiness is that a life should be full of purpose, aiming at something outside self.
~By Hugo Black ~


The man of the house can destroy the pleasure of the household, but he cannot make it. That rests with the woman, and it is her greatest privilege.
~By Arthur Helps ~


If you live for pleasure, your ability to enjoy it may pass away and your senses grow dim.
~By Matthew Simpson ~


Painting is a source of endless pleasure, but also of great anguish.
~By Balthus ~


The Stones don't really need to do it for money, so they must get some kind of pleasure out of it. They're not like a group that's disbanded and gone away and made a comeback. They've always been there.
~By Mick Taylor ~


I was never that much a focus of interest that I became a 'thing' at an earlier point in my career. I'm aware of having become a 'thing' now, which doesn't give me a lot of pleasure.
~By Matt Damon ~


Forbidden pleasures alone are loved immoderately; when lawful, they do not excite desire.
~By Marcus Fabius Quintilian ~


Serious sport has nothing to do with fair play. It is bound up with hatred, jealousy, boastfulness, disregard of all rules and sadistic pleasure in witnessing violence. In other words, it is war minus the shooting.
~By George Orwell ~


One does not get better but different and older and that is always a pleasure.
~By Gertrude Stein ~


Man is not constituted to take pleasure in the same things always.
~By Sophocles ~


No one can read with profit that which he cannot learn to read with pleasure.
~By Thomas Hardy ~


There is no pleasure in having nothing to do; the fun is having lots to do and not doing it.
~By Andrew Jackson ~


By recollecting the pleasures I have had formerly, I renew them, I enjoy them a second time, while I laugh at the remembrance of troubles now past, and which I no longer feel.
~By Giacomo Casanova ~


Some loves are like a vice that has ceased to give pleasure.
~By Mason Cooley ~


She is such a good friend that she would throw all her acquaintances into the water for the pleasure of fishing them out again.
~By Charles Maurice de Talleyrand ~


For Pleasure, Delight, Peace and Felicity live in method and temperance.
~By Margaret Cavendish ~


It's the same thing that drives people to want to experience sexual pleasure or have one too many drinks. We all want to experience the other, and to get out of our daily existence.
~By Adam Arkin ~


The pains of disconcerted or frustrated habits, and the inherent pleasure there is in following them, are motives which nature has put into our wills without generally caring to inform us why; and she sometimes decrees, indeed, that her reasons shall not be ours.
~By Chauncey Wright ~


I feel like there is always something trying to pull us back into sleep, that there is this sort of seductive quality in all the hedonistic pleasures that pull on us.
~By Bell Hooks ~


Diseases are the tax on pleasures.
~By John Ray ~


The first thing we become convinced of is that man is organized so as to be far more sensible of pain than of pleasure.
~By Jean Anthelme Brillat Savarin ~


My dreams were all my own; I accounted for them to nobody; they were my refuge when annoyed - my dearest pleasure when free.
~By Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley ~


A tragedy need not have blood and death; it's enough that it all be filled with that majestic sadness that is the pleasure of tragedy.
~By Jean Racine ~


Surprises are foolish things. The pleasure is not enhanced, and the inconvenience is often considerable.
~By Jane Austen ~


Tragedy delights by affording a shadow of the pleasure which exists in pain.
~By Percy Bysshe Shelley ~


Remorse, the fatal egg that pleasure laid.
~By William Cowper ~


It is a double pleasure to deceive the deceiver.
~By Jean de La Fontaine ~


Sex: the pleasure is momentary, the position ridiculous, and the expense damnable.
~By Lord Chesterfield ~


If pleasure was not followed by pain, who would forbear it?
~By Samuel Johnson ~


One half of the world cannot understand the pleasures of the other.
~By Jane Austen ~


I think the writing of literature should give pleasure. What else should it be about? It is not nuclear physics. It actually has to give pleasure or it is worth nothing.
~By Stephen Greenblatt ~


Pains of love be sweeter far than all other pleasures are.
~By John Dryden ~


I'd forget the piece just before I went out to do the concerto, the panic was too great. This was not anything that gave me pleasure. This was fulfilling somebody else's dream.
~By Linda Lavin ~


There are a lot of people with a lot of money, and I'm amazed they don't understand what a great pleasure it can be to give.
~By Robert Mondavi ~


The truth is that we can learn to condition our minds, bodies, and emotions to link pain or pleasure to whatever we choose. By changing what we link pain and pleasure to, we will instantly change our behaviors.
~By Tony Robbins ~


If one could be friendly with women, what a pleasure - the relationship so secret and private compared with relations with men. Why not write about it truthfully?
~By Virginia Woolf ~


Book love... is your pass to the greatest, the purest, and the most perfect pleasure that God has prepared for His creatures.
~By Anthony Trollope ~


There is no pleasure worth forgoing just for an extra three years in the geriatric ward.
~By John Mortimer ~


Prosperity is the measure or touchstone of virtue, for it is less difficult to bear misfortune than to remain uncorrupted by pleasure.
~By Tacitus ~


Pleasure is a necessary reciprocal. No one feels, who does not at the same time give it. To be pleased, one must please. What pleases you in others, will in general please them in you.
~By Lord Chesterfield ~


Though sages may pour out their wisdom's treasure, there is no sterner moralist than pleasure.
~By Lord Byron ~


Incredulity robs us of many pleasures, and gives us nothing in return.
~By James Russell Lowell ~


To a man of pleasure every moment appears to be lost, which partakes not of the vivacity of amusement.
~By Joseph Addison ~


Rascals are always sociable, more's the pity! and the chief sign that a man has any nobility in his character is the little pleasure he takes in others' company.
~By Arthur Schopenhauer ~


I refuse to spend my life worrying about what I eat. There is no pleasure worth forgoing just for an extra three years in the geriatric ward.
~By John Mortimer ~


The God of this world is riches, pleasure and pride.
~By Martin Luther ~


They eat the dainty food of famous chefs with the same pleasure with which they devour gross peasant dishes, mostly composed of garlic and tomatoes, or fisherman's octopus and shrimps, fried in heavily scented olive oil on a little deserted beach.
~By Luigi Barzini ~


That man is rich whose pleasures are the cheapest.
~By Henry David Thoreau ~


No entertainment is so cheap as reading, nor any pleasure so lasting.
~By Mary Wortley Montagu ~


No one should ever say that it was my ignorance if I did or showed forth anything however small according to God's good pleasure; but let this be your conclusion and let it so be thought, that - as is the perfect truth - it was the gift of God.
~By Saint Patrick ~


I have never killed a man, but I have read many obituaries with great pleasure.
~By Clarence Darrow ~


Children should learn that reading is pleasure, not just something that teachers make you do in school.
~By Beverly Cleary ~


When I come into the theatre I get a sense of security. I love an audience. I love people, and I act because I like trying to give pleasure to people.
~By Vivien Leigh ~


The vocabulary of pleasure depends on the imagery of pain.
~By Marina Warner ~


These are the people who do studies that your carry-out Chinese meals are saturated in fat. I'd just like to meet them! I mean, what do they do for pleasure?
~By Robert M. Parker, Jr. ~


In diving to the bottom of pleasure we bring up more gravel than pearls.
~By Honore de Balzac ~


The pleasure of those who injure you lies in your pain. Therefore they will suffer if you take away their pleasure by not feeling pain.
~By Tertullian ~


The rule of my life is to make business a pleasure, and pleasure my business.
~By Aaron Burr ~


I listened to Kelley's record with pleasure. Great to hear real music with respect for the righteous roots. Her singing is outstanding - no frills, down to the bone and intense.
~By Jerry Wexler ~


Never write anything that does not give you great pleasure. Emotion is easily transferred from the writer to the reader.
~By Joseph Joubert ~


A man will renounce any pleasures you like but he will not give up his suffering.
~By G. I. Gurdjieff ~


Do not bite at the bait of pleasure, till you know there is no hook beneath it.
~By Thomas Jefferson ~


It is in his pleasure that a man really lives; it is from his leisure that he constructs the true fabric of self.
~By Agnes Repplier ~


Friendship is the source of the greatest pleasures, and without friends even the most agreeable pursuits become tedious.
~By Thomas Aquinas ~


I never learned anything at all in school and didn't read a book for pleasure until I was 19 years old.
~By Stanley Kubrick ~


I believe scientists have a duty to share the excitement and pleasure of their work with the general public, and I enjoy the challenge of presenting difficult ideas in an understandable way.
~By Antony Hewish ~


I enjoy my work. I haven't been an actor for 30 years without getting pleasure out of the profession.
~By Bela Lugosi ~


Ever since I began to compose, I have remained true to my starting principle: not to write a page because no matter what public, or what pretty girl wanted it to be thus or thus; but to write solely as I myself thought best, and as it gave me pleasure.
~By Felix Mendelssohn ~


Art is contemplation. It is the pleasure of the mind which searches into nature and which there divines the spirit of which nature herself is animated.
~By Auguste Rodin ~


I want to thank all of the fans and media who made playing in the NFL such a wonderful experience. I have had the pleasure of meeting many of them.
~By Barry Sanders ~


We are weighed down, every moment, by the conception and the sensation of Time. And there are but two means of escaping and forgetting this nightmare: pleasure and work. Pleasure consumes us. Work strengthens us. Let us choose.
~By Charles Baudelaire ~


Variety is the soul of pleasure.
~By Aphra Behn ~


The person whose doors I enter with most pleasure, and quit with most regret, never did me the smallest favor.
~By William Hazlitt ~


If I err in belief that the souls of men are immortal, I gladly err, nor do I wish this error which gives me pleasure to be wrested from me while I live.
~By Marcus Tullius Cicero ~


Give them pleasure - the same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare.
~By Alfred Hitchcock ~


The eruption of lived pleasure is such that in losing myself I find myself; forgetting that I exist, I realize myself.
~By Raoul Vaneigem ~


I confess that I listen to my own music for my own pleasure.
~By Herb Alpert ~


All their sport in the park is but a shadow to that pleasure that I find in Plato; alas good folk, they never felt what true pleasure meant.
~By Jane Grey ~


It gives me pleasure to find that public liberty is effectually secured in each and all the policies of the United States, though somewhat differently modeled.
~By Ezra Stiles ~


If pleasures are greatest in anticipation, just remember that this is also true of trouble.
~By Elbert Hubbard ~


The Pleasure Seekers eventually turned into Cradle, when we started writing our own material. My younger sister Nancy was brought in as singer and I kind of stepped aside as main lead singer and concentrated on my instrument.
~By Suzi Quatro ~


Nothing would be more tiresome than eating and drinking if God had not made them a pleasure as well as a necessity.
~By Voltaire ~


One should take good care not to grow too wise for so great a pleasure of life as laughter.
~By Joseph Addison ~


Clever people seem not to feel the natural pleasure of bewilderment, and are always answering questions when the chief relish of a life is to go on asking them.
~By Frank Moore Colby ~


There is some pleasure even in words, when they bring forgetfulness of present miseries.
~By Sophocles ~


After having won a scepter, few are so generous as to disdain the pleasures of ruling.
~By Pierre Corneille ~


I don't believe for one moment you can write well what you wouldn't read for pleasure.
~By Nora Roberts ~


Problem solving is hunting. It is savage pleasure and we are born to it.
~By Thomas Harris ~


Irresponsibility is part of the pleasure of all art; it is the part the schools cannot recognize.
~By James Joyce ~


I've learnt and I just want to be respected for what I've achieved on the pitch. I know I haven't achieved much off it but I do know I've given pleasure to people watching me play football over the years.
~By Paul Gascoigne ~


They all hope I will go broke and I wouldn't like to cause them displeasure.
~By Florenz Ziegfeld ~

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