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Hope, deceiving as it is, serves at least to lead us to the end of our lives by an agreeable route.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
It is with rivers as it is with people: the greatest are not always the most agreeable nor the best to live with.
Henry Van Dyke
Nothing is divine but what is agreeable to reason.
Nobody can be as agreeable as an uninvited guest.
Fame is very agreeable, but the bad thing is that it goes on 24 hours a day.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez
All, all is theft, all is unceasing and rigorous competition in nature; the desire to make off with the substance of others is the foremost - the most legitimate - passion nature has bred into us and, without doubt, the most agreeable one.
Marquis de Sade
Husbands, be patient with your wives; and wives, be patient with your husbands. Don't expect perfection. Find agreeable ways to work out the differences that arise.
Joseph B. Wirthlin
The scent of wine, oh how much more agreeable, laughing, praying, celestial and delicious it is than that of oil!
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.
Surrounded by all the members of my dear family, enjoying the affection of numerous friends, who have never abandoned me, and possessing a sufficient share of all that contributes to make life agreeable, I lift my grateful eyes towards the Supreme Being and feel that I am happy.
John James Audubon
If you wish to appear agreeable in society, you must consent to be taught many things which you know already.
Johann Kaspar Lavater
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
I'm in an agreeable state: busy, enthusiastic, curious.
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.
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!
There is no lighter burden, nor more agreeable, than a pen.
My dreams were at once more fantastic and agreeable than my writings.
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.
There is nothing more agreeable in life than to make peace with the Establishment - and nothing more corrupting.
A. J. P. Taylor
The greatest mistake is trying to be more agreeable than you can be.
When a man meets a woman who seems too perfect, too sweet, or too agreeable, he tends to become bored very quickly.
I'm small, but I'm neither compliant nor agreeable.
Although his personality is generally quite agreeable, Mr Murdoch has no loyalty to anyone or anything except his company.
Thoughtful people of different political philosophies can disagree, but in a very agreeable manner.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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