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Mind and body obstruct one another's pleasures.


Mason Cooley


#body #mind #obstruct #pleasures

If we seek the pleasures of love, passion should be occasional, and common sense continual.


Robertson Davies


#common sense #continual #love #occasional #passion

One of the pleasures of being a Jew, I don't have to tell you, it allows you anti-Semitism.


Joseph Epstein


#anti-semitism #being #i #jew #pleasures

It is the nature of the wise to resist pleasures, but the foolish to be a slave to them.


Epictetus


#foolish #nature #pleasures #resist #slave

Sensual pleasures have the fleeting brilliance of a comet; a happy marriage has the tranquillity of a lovely sunset.


Ann Landers


#brilliance #comet #fleeting #happy #happy marriage

Life is made up of small pleasures. Happiness is made up of those tiny successes. The big ones come too infrequently. And if you don't collect all these tiny successes, the big ones don't really mean anything.


Norman Lear


#big #big ones #collect #come #happiness

To torture a man you have to know his pleasures.


Stanislaw Lem


#know #man #pleasures #torture #you

I sometimes wonder whether all pleasures are not substitutes for joy.


C. S. Lewis


#joy #pleasures #sometimes #substitutes #whether

The pleasures of the imagination are as it were only drawings and models which are played with by poor people who cannot afford the real thing.


Georg C. Lichtenberg


#cannot #drawings #imagination #models #only

No sane man can afford to dispense with debilitating pleasures. No ascetic can be considered reliably sane.


A. J. Liebling


#ascetic #considered #debilitating #dispense #man






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