Pleasure Quotes


252 Pleasure quotes:



"That man is the richest whose pleasures are the cheapest."
Author: Thoreau Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"For most men, and most circumstances, pleasure --tangible material prosperity in this world --is the safest test of virtue. Progress has ever been through the pleasures rather than through the extreme sharp virtues, and the most virtuous have leaned to excess rather than to asceticism."
Author: Butler Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"I can think of nothing less pleasurable than a life devoted to pleasure."
"Bang-whang-whang goes the drum, tootle-tetootle the fife; No keeping one's haunches still: it's the greatest pleasure in life"
Author: Browning Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"Do you know the only thing that gives me pleasure? It's to see my dividends coming in."
"Everyone is dragged on by their favorite pleasure."
Author: Virgil Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"Pleasure is the bait of sin"
Author: Plato Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"Pleasure is the object, duty and the goal of all rational creatures."
Author: Voltaire Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"Pleasure is the greatest incentive to evil."
Author: Plato Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"Give me books, fruit, French wine and fine weather and a little music out of doors, played by someone I do not know. I admire lolling on a lawn by a water-lilied pond to eat white currants and see goldfish: and go to the fair in the evening if I'm good. There is not hope for that --one is sure to get into some mess before evening."
Author: Keats Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"With pleasure drugged, he almost longed for woe"
Author: Byron Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"There is no sterner moralist than pleasure."
Author: Byron Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"Whenever I meet with anything agreeable in this world it surprises me so much -- and pleases me so much (when my passions are not interested in one way or the other) that I go on wondering for a week to come."
Author: Byron Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"Whenever you are sincerely pleased you are nourished."
Author: Emerson Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"Work is often the father of pleasure."
Author: Voltaire Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"Pleasure may come from illusion, but happiness can come only of reality."
Author: Chamfort Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"Marriage is not a love affair. A love affair is a totally different thing. A marriage is a commitment to that which you are. That person is literally your other half. And you and the other are one. A love affair isnt that. That is a relationship of pleasure, and when it gets to be unpleasurable , its off. But a marriage is a life commitment, and a life commitment means the prime concern of your life. If marriage is not the prime concern, you are not married."
"I was working hard to stay ahead of Hamish. It is a real pleasure to see these cars run in anger."
Author: Rahal Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"It sure has been a pleasure for us to broadcast for the sailors and soldiers; besides, its part of the National Defense Program to prepare our boys for anything"
Author: Hope Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"Pleasure for one hour, a bottle of wine. Pleasure for one year a marriage; but pleasure for a lifetime, a garden."


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