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We are in danger of making our cities places where business goes on, but where life in its real sense is lost.

The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.

With coarse rice to eat, with water to drink and my bent arm for a pillow - I have still joy in the midst of all these things.


It is in the compelling zest of high adventure and of victory and in creative action that man finds his supreme joys.

On with the dance! Let joy be unconfined.

The devil has put a penalty on all things we enjoy in life. Either we suffer in health or we suffer in soul or we get fat.

Discovering the 'impossible' ending to a new book makes me sick with joy and relief.

The happy life is thought to be one of excellence, now an excellent life requires exertion and does not consist in amusement.

Every man is rich or poor according to the proportion between his desires and his enjoyments.

Some people feel the rain. Others just get wet.

Can one desire too much of a good thing?

Two things I do value a lot, intimacy and the capacity for joy, didn't seem to be on anyone else's list. I felt like the stranger in a strange land and decided I'd better not marry the natives.

Whether joy or sorrow, pain or pleasure; whatsoever may befall thee, accept it serenely with an unvanquished heart.

The most important lesson that man can learn from life, is not that there is pain in this world, but that it is possible for him to transmute it into joy.

The deeper sorrow carves into your being, the more joy you can contain.

Through all eternity to thee a joyful song I'll raise, for oh! Eternity's too short to utter all thy praise.

The man of power is ruined by power, the man of money by money, the submissive man by subservience, the pleasure seeker by pleasure.

It is in the nature of things that joy arises in a person free from remorse.

The youth and cheerfulness of morning are in happy analogy and of powerful operation, and if the distress be not poignant enough to keep the eyes unclosed, they will be sure to open to sensations of softened pain and brighter hope.

Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass under trees on a summer's day, listening to the murmur of the water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is by no means a waste of time.

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