Quotes of Gratify - somelinesforyou

“ Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition. ”

- Alexander Smith

“ We cherish our friends not for their ability to amuse us, but for our ability to amuse them. ”

- Evelyn Waugh

“ The sense of humor has other things to do than to make itself conspicuous in the act of laughter. ”

- Alice Meynell

“ What a delight it is to make friends with someone you have despised! ”

- Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

“ Beauty can't amuse you, but brainwork — reading, writing, thinking — can. ”

- Helen Gurley Brown

“ The fastidious are unfortunate; nothing satisfies them. ”

- Jean de La Fontaine

“ These violent delights have violent ends. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ I have a fine sense of the ridiculous, but no sense of humor. ”

- Edward Albee

“ To business that we love we rise betime, And go to it with delight. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ What a delight it is to make friends with someone you have despised! ”

- Colette

“ But oh! shipmates! on the starboard hand of every woe, there is a sure delight; and higher the top of that delight, than the bottom of the woe is deep. ”

- Herman Melville

“ The soul of the journey is liberty, to think, feel, do just as one pleases. ”

- William Hazlitt

“ How Nature delights and amuses us by varying even the character of insects: the ill-nature of the wasp, the sluggishness of the drone, the volatility of the butterfly, the slyness of the bug. ”

- Sydney Smith

“ I know not if the blessing sought Will come in just the guise I thought. I leave my prayer to Him alone Whose will is wiser than my own. ”

- Eliza M. Hickok

“ Our salvation is in work, but let us also take delight in that work. ”

- Maxim Gorky

“ Each man delights in the work that suits him best. ”

- Homer

“ I am not at all in a humor for writing; I must write on till I am. ”

- Jane Austen

“ How glowing guilt exalts the keen delight! ”

- Alexander Pope

“ My heart is wax to be moulded as she pleases, but enduring as marble to retain. ”

- Cervantes

“ There's the humour of it. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ Humour has justly been regarded as the finest perfection of poetic genius. ”

- Thomas Carlyle

“ I am no longer a curmudgeon. I am a curmudgeon emeritus. ”

- James Gibbons

“ The seal went into the restaurant and was asked by the waiter if he would like a Canadian Club on the rocks. He replied no thank you. ”

- Unknown

“ The British tourist was asked what he thought of the Grand Canyon.. and wrote back 'gorge-ous'. ”

- Unknown

“ He had a great sense of humor. He always made me laugh. He was a pleasure to have in class because of that sense of humor. ”

- Ted Williams

“ To work — to work! It is such infinite delight to know that we still have the best things to do. ”

- Katherine Mansfield

“ There 's the humour of it. - The Merry Wives of Windsor. Act ii. Sc. 1. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ Was ever woman in this humour wooed? Was ever woman in this humour won? - King Richard III. Act i. Sc. 2. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ Nature was here a series of wonders, and a fund of delight. ”

- Daniel Boone

“ I see no reason why I should tickle stones or waste time on polishing bronze. ”

- Louise Nevelson
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