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A beautiful woman delights the eye; a wise woman, the understanding; a pure one, the soul.
Few delights can equal the presence of one whom we trust utterly.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
Since His delights are to be with you, let yours be found in Him.
The scientist does not study nature because it is useful; he studies it because he delights in it, and he delights in it because it is beautiful.
When a small child, I thought that success spelled happiness. I was wrong, happiness is like a butterfly which appears and delights us for one brief moment, but soon flits away.
There is a serene and settled majesty to woodland scenery that enters into the soul and delights and elevates it, and fills it with noble inclinations.
The delights of self-discovery are always available.
Among the delights of Summer were picnics to the woods.
All thoughts, all passions, all delights Whatever stirs this mortal frame All are but ministers of Love And feed His sacred flame.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Music is an agreeable harmony for the honor of God and the permissible delights of the soul.
Johann Sebastian Bach
And forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
The imagination is the spur of delights... all depends upon it, it is the mainspring of everything; now, is it not by means of the imagination one knows joy? Is it not of the imagination that the sharpest pleasures arise?
Marquis de Sade
He who draws noble delights from sentiments of poetry is a true poet, though he has never written a line in all his life.
There is no right way to go on an edible journey. You can never tell what is going to be great, so you have to try everything. If you become doctrinaire about sticking to lowbrow foods or epicurean delights, your just being an extremist, and it won't do you any good.
Unless you have been to boarding-school when you are very young, it is absolutely impossible to appreciate the delights of living at home.
Hatred, in the course of time, kills the unhappy wretch who delights in nursing it in his bosom.
I love reference books, especially collections of memorable quotations, world almanacs, and atlases. Facts to me are like candy or popcorn, small, tasty delights, and I like to gorge on them now and then.
Money is the sovereign queen of all delights - for her, the lawyer pleads, the soldier fights.
That he delights in the misery of others no man will confess, and yet what other motive can make a father cruel?
For everything that lives is holy, life delights in life.
I have no interest in returning to yesteryear. I love the conveniences and delights of today's time. I wouldn't go back if I could.
Charles R. Swindoll
Tragedy delights by affording a shadow of the pleasure which exists in pain.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
What delights us in visible beauty is the invisible.
Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
It is work, work that one delights in, that is the surest guarantor of happiness. But even here it is a work that has to be earned by labor in one's earlier years. One should labor so hard in youth that everything one does subsequently is easy by comparison.
C. S. Lewis
Leonardo da Vinci
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