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If one could be friendly with women, what a pleasure - the relationship so secret and private compared with relations with men. Why not write about it truthfully? (Quote by - Virginia Woolf)

Such truth, as opposeth no man's profit, nor pleasure, is to all men welcome. (Quote by - Thomas Hobbes)

The end is the beginning of all things, Suppressed and hidden, Awaiting to be released through the rhythm Of pain and pleasure. (Quote by - Jiddu Krishnamurti)

Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work. (Quote by - Aristotle)

Everything I do is for the pleasure of Allah. (Quote by - Cat Stevens)

When one has the feeling of dislike for evil, when one feels tranquil, one finds pleasure in listening to good teachings; when one has these feelings and appreciates them, one is free of fear. (Quote by - Buddha)

For some, pleasure is a fever they can't shake. For others, it's a disease they cannot seem to catch. (Quote by - Nathaniel LeTonnerre, translated)

The secret of success is learning how to use pain and pleasure instead of having pain and pleasure use you. If you do that, you're in control of your life If you don't, life controls you. (Quote by - Tony Robbins)

Pleasure itself is not a vice (Quote by - Samuel Johnson)

The essence of all art is to have pleasure in giving pleasure. (Quote by - Dale Carnegie)

I despise the pleasure of pleasing people that I despise. (Quote by - Mary Wortley Montagu)

Although all the good arts serve to draw man's mind away from vices and lead it toward better things, this function can be more fully performed by this art, which also provides extraordinary intellectual pleasure. (Quote by - Nicolaus Copernicus)

Rascals are always sociable, more's the pity! and the chief sign that a man has any nobility in his character is the little pleasure he takes in others' company. (Quote by - Arthur Schopenhauer)

Do you know the only thing that gives me pleasure? It's to see my dividends coming in. (Quote by - John D. Rockefeller)

There is a pleasure in the pathless woods, There is a rapture on the lonely shore, There is society where none intrudes By the deep Sea, and music in its roar. (Quote by - George Gordon Noel Byron)

Happiness is not pleasure, it is victory. (Quote by - Zig Ziglar)

The vocabulary of pleasure depends on the imagery of pain. (Quote by - Marina Warner)

Whenever you are sincerely pleased you are nourished. (Quote by - Ralph Waldo Emerson)

It gives me great pleasure indeed to see the stubbornness of an incorrigible nonconformist warmly acclaimed. (Quote by - Albert Einstein)

Pleasure admitted in undue degree Enslaves the will, nor leaves the judgment free. (Quote by - William Cowper)

An inordinate passion for pleasure is the secret of remaining young (Quote by - Oscar Wilde)

If I err in belief that the souls of men are immortal, I gladly err, nor do I wish this error which gives me pleasure to be wrested from me while I live. (Quote by - Marcus Tullius Cicero)

Nature has placed mankind under the government of two sovereign masters, pain and pleasure - they govern us in all we do, in all we say, in all we think: every effort we can make to throw off our subjection, will serve but to demonstrate and confirm (Quote by - Jeremy Bentham)

Fun I love, but too much fun is of all things the most loathsome. Mirth is better than fun, and happiness is better than mirth. (Quote by - Thomas Carlyle)

Pleasure is a necessary reciprocal. No one feels, who does not at the same time give it. To be pleased, one must please. What pleases you in others, will in general please them in you. (Quote by - Lord Chesterfield)

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