Quotes of Elation

“ Remember that there is nothing stable in human affairs; therefore avoid undue elation in prosperity, or undue depression in adversity. ”

- Socrates

“ Happiness, to some, is elation; to others it is mere stagnation. ”

- Amy Lowell

“ It is not what we learn in conversation that enriches us. It is the elation that comes of swift contact with tingling currents of thought. ”

- Agnes Repplier

“ There will be something anguish or elation that is peculiar to this day alone. I rise from sleep and say: hail to the morning! come down to me, my beautiful unknown. ”

- Jessica Powers

“ Breaking a glass in the Northwest is rather like belching in Arabia, for it appears to be done as a mark of appreciation or elation. ”

- Jonathan Aitken

“ Performing is the most important single action in my life. It is a unique experience of hard work-elation and disappointment. Every move is an experiment in building up a successful repertoire. ”

- Adam Ant

“ Real elation is when you feel you could touch a star without standing on tiptoe. ”

- Doug Larson

“ Leisure is the exultation of the possible. ”

- Martin Buber

“ Play is the exultation of the possible. ”

- Martin Buber

“ There is always a need for intoxication: China has opium, Islam has hashish, the West has woman. ”

- Andre Malraux
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