...pleasure, of course, is a slippery word.... Our pleasures ultimately belong to us, not to the pleasure's source.
Quote by Billy Collins
Death is what makes life fun.
...pleasure, of course, is a slippery word.... Our pleasures ultimately belong to us, not to...
Pleasure is the greatest incentive to evil.
Like carnivores to carnal pleasures As are we to desperate measures.
He is incapable of truly good action who finds not a pleasure in contemplating the...
Don't mistake pleasure for happiness. They are a different breed of dogs.
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.
Do not bite at the bait of pleasure, till you know there is no hook...
Business before pleasure
All natural goods perish. Riches take wings; fame is a breath; love is a cheat;...
Pleasure may come from illusion, but happiness can come only of reality.
It is the paradox of life that the way to miss pleasure is to seek...
He that loveth pleasure shall be a poor man.
Pleasure is sweeter as recreation than as a business.
That man is the richest whose pleasures are the cheapest
No entertainment is so cheap as reading, nor any pleasure so lasting.
If we could read the secret history of our enemies, we should find in each...
Pleasure is Nature's test, her sign of approval. When man is happy, he is in...
It is no less a proof of eminence to have many enemies than many friends
Pleasure for one hour, a bottle of wine. Pleasure for one year a marriage; but...
Poetry is man's rebellion against being what he is.
Every poet knows the pun is Pierian, that it springs from the same soil as...