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The greatest mistake is trying to be more agreeable than you can be.
There is no lighter burden, nor more agreeable, than a pen.
I'm small, but I'm neither compliant nor agreeable.
There is nothing more agreeable in life than to make peace with the Establishment - and nothing more corrupting.
A. J. P. Taylor
Although his personality is generally quite agreeable, Mr Murdoch has no loyalty to anyone or anything except his company.
If you wish to appear agreeable in society, you must consent to be taught many things which you know already.
Johann Kaspar Lavater
I'm in an agreeable state: busy, enthusiastic, curious.
One of the principal goals in my life has been to avoid embarrassing my children by doing the job I do. I hope I've managed to do that, and I hope that, with the job I'm in now, they are, if not proud, at least unembarrassed by it. I must say, my three are most agreeable children, who do nothing but delight me.
My dreams were at once more fantastic and agreeable than my writings.
Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
That's my only active wish. I think if I sang like Don Henley, this would be a lot more agreeable business.
All cities are impressive in their way, because they represent the aspiration of men to lead a common life; those people who wish to live agreeable lives, and in constant intercourse with one another, will build a city as beautiful as Paris.
Thoughtful people of different political philosophies can disagree, but in a very agreeable manner.
Remember that when you meet your antagonist, to do everything in a mild agreeable manner. Let your courage be keen, but, at the same time, as polished as your sword.
Richard Brinsley Sheridan
Wit is more necessary than beauty; and I think no young woman ugly that has it, and no handsome woman agreeable without it.
It is an agreeable and yet a painful sense of novelty to stand for the first time in the midst of a people whose language and manners are different from one's own.
Proportion is that agreeable harmony between the several parts of a building, which is the result of a just and regular agreement of them with each other; the height to the width, this to the length, and each of these to the whole.
And not only my own brothers and sisters agreed so but my brothers and sisters in law; and their children, although but young, had the like agreeable natures and affectionate dispositions.
A companion loves some agreeable qualities which a man may possess, but a friend loves the man himself.
Is anarchism desirable? Well, who does not seek freedom? What man, unless willing to declare himself in bondage, would care to call any control agreeable? Think about it!
In this connection, faith and experience teach us many truths by means of the short-cut of authority and by the proofs of very pleasant and agreeable feelings.
People, when they first come to America, whether as travelers or settlers, become aware of a new and agreeable feeling: that the whole country is their oyster.
When a man meets a woman who seems too perfect, too sweet, or too agreeable, he tends to become bored very quickly.
That profound night freedom was agreeable and exciting.
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