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In 2003, I had the pleasure of acting in three films.
To my great surprise and pleasure, I have had dinner with most of the people living with whom I would like to have dinner.
When I am reading for research and making notes, I use a cleverly designed curved lap-desk, and I sit up dutifully, mindful of ergonomics and suchlike concepts. When reading for pleasure, I take advantage of the 'recline' in recliner.
Guy Gavriel Kay
I'm very happy that I got introduced to music only as something you got pleasure from.
Beauty - what is beauty, forsooth? Form and color; that is, surface only. Fortune - what is fortune? Nothing is ever a pleasure or a real profit to him who has to labour for it. Truth - you die in the pursuit, and the sea beats the beach as it did a thousand years ago. The stolid are alone happy.
And going into my studio at night, particularly at night when everybody's asleep, is just a total pleasure for me.
According to your sympathy, you will take pleasure in your own happiness or in the happiness of other people; but it is always your own happiness you seek.
John Buchanan Robinson
People only have guilty pleasures when they crowbar pleasure down their throat all the time and then they reach for the brownies. Then you should feel guilty because you're killing your body and that's something to be guilty about.
I've done a whole lot of things. I've had the pleasure of introducing two presidents, several senators and congressmen.
I write and have done so primarily for personal pleasure.
It is crucial to be healthy, for pain wipes out the possibility for pleasure, and severe pain removes the possibility of turning to the world outside the body. So we must establish the idea that it is important to look well, not to look young.
I just think it's fun to remind people that good television has exited and it can exist again and just to give them pleasure and enjoy it and make them laugh.
My guilty pleasure is 'Revenge.' I've watched it from the very first episode.
I've got to be honest, there's no pleasure when you're working.
Wisely used history can give pleasure and provide us with a useful tool; but we should not become its slaves.
I'm a simple cook, and there's a lot I don't eat. But food is important. It translates so easily into pleasure.
If a site is done with pleasure and a fun attitude, it's a great way to communicate with your fans.
If you are a girl dressing up in the morning thinking about the whole world having a point of view on what you are wearing, it takes the pleasure out of getting dressed.
Nobody has ever written as many enjoyable, fun-to-read crime novels as Agatha Christie. It's all about the storytelling and the pleasure of the reader. She doesn't want to be deep or highbrow.
I'm acting for the pleasure of it.
The pains of disconcerted or frustrated habits, and the inherent pleasure there is in following them, are motives which nature has put into our wills without generally caring to inform us why; and she sometimes decrees, indeed, that her reasons shall not be ours.
I've learnt and I just want to be respected for what I've achieved on the pitch. I know I haven't achieved much off it but I do know I've given pleasure to people watching me play football over the years.
Art is not an investment. Art is something you buy because you are financially solvent enough to give yourself a pleasure of living with great works rather than having to just see them in museums. People who are buying art at the top of the market as an investment are foolish.
Pleasure does not equal happiness; it's part of happiness.
Ian K. Smith
It was really a pleasure to play someone who's literally pushed past her breaking point repeatedly.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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