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One of my personal indulgences is getting a weekly massage - it helps to re-align my body. I usually feel so much less tense after I've gotten rid of some knots in my shoulders and back.
Death is not more certainly a separation of our souls from our bodies than the Christian life is a separation of our souls from worldly tempers, vain indulgences, and unnecessary cares.
My indulgences are Skittles and rum raisin ice cream.
For me that's one of the great indulgences in life - a hand-tailored suit, and a great pair of handmade shoes.
We're told compassion comes not from generosity but from compliance. We're told kindness means raiding a man's hard-earned wages and sending them off to Washington so they - not you - may dole them out in courtesies and indulgences.
I'm a sensualist. My two main indulgences are dark chocolate and massages.
The genius of the economic machine is in its ability to convert these indulgences into profitability. It converts desire into attention, a grip on our eyeballs and eardrums, which in turn can be marketed to advertisers.
You don't change the world by hiding in the woods, wearing a hair shirt, or buying indulgences in the form of 'Save the Earth' bumper stickers. You do it by articulating a vision for the future and pursuing it with all the ingenuity humanity can muster.
DURING the first years of my service in Dr. Flint's family, I was accustomed to share some indulgences with the children of my mistress.
Harriet Ann Jacobs
Fur is my default, my indulgence. All human beings and myself have a lot of defaults. Many indulgences.
It is plain to me that our prelates, in granting indulgences, do commonly blaspheme the wisdom of God.
I love antique architecture, so if I have any indulgences, I have owned and renovated and reconstructed a lot of old houses.
Getting snail mail is one of my favorite indulgences, and I think receiving mail is actually a common joy.
I think at this point I only write books about questions I really want to figure out. They're indulgences, essentially. I think, 'What would I like to spend five years really thinking about? What could I gain from thinking about for five years?'
Television moves fast, and you don't have the indulgences you have when you're shooting movies of so many takes because there are tight deadlines.
When I started earning money from screen-writing, for a long time my only indulgences were books.
I don't really do indulgences. I'm more interested in discipline, goal setting, and performance.
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