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Martin Luther King, Jr.
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In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures. For in the dew of little things the heart finds its morning and is refreshed.
The human heart has hidden treasures, In secret kept, in silence sealed; The thoughts, the hopes, the dreams, the pleasures, Whose charms were broken if revealed.
Simply enjoy life and the great pleasures that come with it.
God Almighty first planted a garden. And indeed, it is the purest of human pleasures.
Sensual pleasures have the fleeting brilliance of a comet; a happy marriage has the tranquillity of a lovely sunset.
Come live with me and be my love, And we will all the pleasures prove, That valleys, groves, hills, and fields, Woods, or steepy mountain yields.
Going to a restaurant is one of my keenest pleasures. Meeting someplace with old and new friends, ordering wine, eating food, surrounded by strangers, I think is the core of what it means to live a civilised life.
Maturity is achieved when a person postpones immediate pleasures for long-term values.
Joshua L. Liebman
The enjoyment we get from something is powerfully influenced by what we think that thing really is. This is true for intellectual pleasures, such as the appreciation of paintings and stories, and it is true as well for pleasures that seem simpler and more animalistic, such as the satisfaction of hunger and lust.
Friendship is the source of the greatest pleasures, and without friends even the most agreeable pursuits become tedious.
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Make treating yourself a priority and always remember your life is happening now. Don't put off all your dreams and pleasures to another day. In any balanced personal definition of success there has to be a powerful element of living life in the present.
Serenity is the balance between good and bad, life and death, horrors and pleasures. Life is, as it were, defined by death. If there wasn't death of things, then there wouldn't be any life to celebrate.
If my world were to cave in tomorrow, I would look back on all the pleasures, excitements and worthwhilenesses I have been lucky enough to have had. Not the sadness, not my miscarriages or my father leaving home, but the joy of everything else. It will have been enough.
Old age has its pleasures, which, though different, are not less than the pleasures of youth.
W. Somerset Maugham
In the hierarchy of public lands, national parks by law have been above the rest: America's most special places, where natural beauty and all its attendant pleasures - quiet waters, the scents of fir and balsam, the hoot of an owl, and the dark of a night sky unsullied by city lights - are sacrosanct.
It is the nature of the wise to resist pleasures, but the foolish to be a slave to them.
Service which is rendered without joy helps neither the servant nor the served. But all other pleasures and possessions pale into nothingness before service which is rendered in a spirit of joy.
Monday is great if I can spend it in bed. I'm a man of simple pleasures, really.
I have too many responsibilities and principles. There's no time for 'guilty' pleasures.
A. R. Rahman
That man is rich whose pleasures are the cheapest.
Henry David Thoreau
One half of the world cannot understand the pleasures of the other.
Man cannot live without joy; therefore when he is deprived of true spiritual joys it is necessary that he become addicted to carnal pleasures.
Good fellowship and friendship are lasting, rational and manly pleasures.
Pleasures flit by - they are only for yourself; work leaves a mark of long-lasting joy, work is for others.
Cooking, decorating, diet/self-help and gardening books are guilty pleasures and useful time fillers.
Yet, so far from laboring to know the forbidden tree of worldly pleasures and its various fruits, man gives himself up to a careless and thoughtless state of life, and yields to the lust of the flesh, not considering that this lust is really the forbidden tree.
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