Pleasuring: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 361 pages
Familiar Quotations PleasuringLike the lark that soars in the air, first singing, then silent, content with the last sweetness that satiates it, such seemed to me that image, the imprint of the Eternal Pleasure.ndash;Dante AlighieriI'm not quite sure what the greatest achievement in a lifetime may be, but I am sure up there at the top of the list somewhere is to give pleasure to others.ndash;AnonymousJealousy is the only vice that gives no pleasure.ndash;AnonymousSensual pleasures are like soap bubbles, sparkling, effervescent. The pleasures of intellect are calm, beautiful, sublime, ever enduring and climbing upward to the borders of the unseen world.ndash;John AugheyNo pleasure is comparable to the standing upon the vantage-ground of truth.ndash;Francis BaconWhat our children have to fear is not the cars on the highways of tomorrow but our own pleasure in calculating the most elegant parameters of their deaths.ndash;J. G. BallardAgatha Christie has given more pleasure in bed than any other woman.ndash;Nancy Banks-SmithOne of the most lasting pleasures you can experience is the feeling that comes over you when you genuinely forgive an enemy--whether he knows it or not.ndash;Orlando A. BattistaNever resist a sentence you like, in which language takes its own pleasure and in which, after having abused it for so long, you are stupefied by its innocence.ndash;Jean BaudrillardBuying is a profound pleasure.ndash;Simone de Beauvoir

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