Pleasure Quotes


252 Pleasure quotes:



"...my love for Heathcliff resembles the eternal rocks beneath - a source of little visible delight, but necessary. Nelly, I am Heathcliff - he's always, always in my mind - not as a pleasure, any more then I am always a pleasure to myself - but, as my own being..."
Author: Bronte Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"Self - complacency is pleasure accompanied by the idea of oneself as cause"
Author: Spinoza Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes Complacency Quotes
"For most people, what is so painful about reading is that you read something and you don't have anybody to share it with. In part what the book club opens up is that people can read a book and then have someone else to talk about it with. Then they see that a book can lead to the pleasure of conversation, that the solitary act of reading can actually be a part of the path to communion and community."
Author: Hooks Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"Even the worse of jobs has their pleasures, if I were a grave digger or a hangmen, there are some people I could work for with a great deal of enjoyment."
Author: Jerrold Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"He is incapable of truly good action who finds not a pleasure in contemplating the good actions of others."
Author: Lavater Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"There is no pleasure in having nothing to do. The fun is in having lots to do and not doing it."
Author: Little Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"The average man does not get pleasure out of an idea because he thinks it is true; he thinks it is true because he gets pleasure out of it."
"I conceive that pleasures are to be avoided if greater pains be the consequence, and pains to be coveted that will terminate in greater pleasures."
Author: Montaigne Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"Scratching is one of nature's sweetest gratifications, and the one nearest at hand."
Author: Montaigne Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"He figures he knows the Murdoch system and nothing would give him greater pleasure than beating his old coach. Nothing would give the old coach a better feeling than to send him home with a couple of lessons on working harder."
Author: Murdoch Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"Speed provides the one genuinely modern pleasure."
"So, often in the courseOf life's few fleeting years,A single pleasure costsThe soul a thousand tears."
"Give them pleasure the same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare"
Author: Hitchcock Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"It is with great regret I resign my position, ... It has been a pleasure serving as Region I director of institutions. I have made many friends over the years and wish you and the employees of the department much continued success."
Author: Clark Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"[He says he takes great pleasure in helping other hurricane victims out. He is so comfortable in his new surroundings, he said, that he's looking for other friends and family to come to Buffalo.] Come north, it's the best way to go, ... I said, man, the folks is good to you, you have a chance to make a living. They're gonna help you get on your feet. It's up to you what you do from there."
Author: Brown Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"Sensory pleasures are trinkets, trivialities."
Author: Baba Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"He's a great player and he handles himself so well. He's really a pleasure to watch."
Author: Baker Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"Gordie is a pleasure to be around as a writer. He isn't the type to write safe (lyrics) or work with melodies that fit with what everybody else is writing -- he thinks outside the box."
Author: Canyon Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"I guess I wouldn't have believed it. But it's been a pleasure being part of the rebuilding process, being a piece of the puzzle as we built a championship team. It was nice being part of that and being able to win three Stanley Cups and sort of put hockey on the map in New Jersey."
Author: Stevens Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes
"Work is not man's punishment. It is his reward and his strength and his pleasure."


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