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Definition of Satiety


  1. The state of being satiated or glutted; fullness of gratification, either of the appetite or of any sensual desire; fullness beyond desire; an excess of gratification which excites wearisomeness or loathing; repletion; satiation.

Satiety Quotations

In everything, satiety closely follows the greatest pleasures.
Marcus Tullius Cicero

From abundance springs satiety.

Temper your enjoyments with prudence, lest there be written on your heart that fearful word 'satiety.'
Francis Quarles

Extremes, though contrary, have the like effects. Extreme heat kills, and so extreme cold: extreme love breeds satiety, and so extreme hatred; and too violent rigor tempts chastity, as does too much license.
George Chapman

Satiety is a mongrel that barks at the heels of plenty.
Minna Antrim
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Satiety Translations

satiety in German is Sattheit, Sattheits