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Grief walks upon the heels of pleasure; married in haste, we repent at leisure.
What is exhilarating in bad taste is the aristocratic pleasure of giving offense.
Remorse, the fatal egg that pleasure laid.
Marriage is the miracle that transforms a kiss from a pleasure into a duty.
The husband - by primitive instinct partly, certainly by ancient tradition - regards himself as the active partner in matters of love and his own pleasure as legitimately the prime motive for activity.
I don't have much patience for people who are self-conscious about the act of eating, and it irritates me when someone denies themselves the pleasure of a bloody hunk of steak or a pungent French cheese because of some outdated nonsense about what's appropriate or attractive.
Pain and pleasure, like light and darkness, succeed each other.
There is a pleasure in being mad which none but madmen know.
The enemy for the fanatic is pleasure, which makes it extremely important to continue to indulge in pleasure. Dance madly. That is how you get rid of terrorism.
Pleasure is none, if not diversified.
The pleasure we derive from the representation of the present is due, not only to the beauty it can be clothed in, but also to its essential quality of being the present.
A babe in the house is a well-spring of pleasure, a messenger of peace and love, a resting place for innocence on earth, a link between angels and men.
Martin Farquhar Tupper
Come, come, leave business to idlers, and wisdom to fools: they have need of 'em: wit be my faculty, and pleasure my occupation, and let father Time shake his glass.
Secularism does not accept many things as absolutes. Its principal objectives are pleasure and self-interest. Often, those who embrace secularism have a different look about them.
James E. Faust
Nothing gives me as much pleasure as travelling. I love getting on trains and boats and planes.
The man of the house can destroy the pleasure of the household, but he cannot make it. That rests with the woman, and it is her greatest privilege.
How delicious is pleasure after torment!
My guiltiest pleasure is Harry Stephen Keeler. He may have been the greatest bad writer America has ever produced. Or perhaps the worst great writer. I do not know. There are few faults you can accuse him of that he is not guilty of. But I love him.
People tell me they open my e-mails first, because they aren't demands and you don't need to reply. They're simply for pleasure.
Art is contemplation. It is the pleasure of the mind which searches into nature and which there divines the spirit of which nature herself is animated.
All this fuss about sleeping together. For physical pleasure I'd sooner go to my dentist any day.
Draw your pleasure, paint your pleasure, and express your pleasure strongly.
I'm tired of love; I'm still more tired of rhyme; but money gives me pleasure all the time.
I just like art. I get pure pleasure from it. I have a lot of wonderful paintings, and every time I look at them I see something different.
I refuse to spend my life worrying about what I eat. There is no pleasure worth forgoing just for an extra three years in the geriatric ward.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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