Luxury Quotes

"The saddest thing I ca...

"The saddest thing I can imagine is to get used to luxury." - Charlie Chaplin
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 17
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โ€œThe apocalypse is not something which is coming. The apocalypse has arrived in major porti...

โ€œThe apocalypse is not something which is coming. The apocalypse has arrived in major portions of the planet and itโ€™s only because we live within a bubble of incredible privilege and social insulation that we still have the luxury of anticipating the apocalypse.โ€ โ€• Terence McKenna
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 18
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โ€œIn the same way that the King's subjects owe him allegiance in...

โ€œIn the same way that the King's subjects owe him allegiance in good times and in bad, the worldโ€™s king must not abandon them to their sufferings as he flees to safety and luxury.โ€ -Yazdegerd III
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 04
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โ€œLuxury is more ea...

โ€œLuxury is more easily denounced than denied.โ€ - Stacy Schiff
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"If you have earned your self-respect, resp...

"If you have earned your self-respect, respect by others is a luxury; if you haven't, respect by others is a necessity." - Nassim Taleb
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 07
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โ€œThe enemy is within the gates; it is wi...

โ€œThe enemy is within the gates; it is with our own luxury, our own folly, our own criminality that we have to contend.โ€ - Cicero
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 11
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"Howard Hughes was able to afford the luxury of...

"Howard Hughes was able to afford the luxury of madness, like a man who not only thinks he is Napoleon but hires an army to prove it." โ€” Ted Morgan
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 23
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We live well enough to have the luxury...

We live well enough to have the luxury to get ourselves sick with purely social, psychological stress. Robert M. Sapolsky.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 27
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"Beauty has been stolen fr...

"Beauty has been stolen from the people and sold back to them as luxury." - Kanye West
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 14
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"The more communicating through technology allows us to l...

"The more communicating through technology allows us to luxury of being apart, the more truthful the things we say to one another have to be in order to connect" - Rudolf P Belmar
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 07
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"Wilderness is not a lux...

"Wilderness is not a luxury but necessity of the human spirit." - Edward Abbey
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 21
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โ€œPessimism is a luxury of good times. In ...

โ€œPessimism is a luxury of good times. In difficult times, it is a self-fulfilling, self-inflicted death sentence.โ€ โ€“ Evelin Lindner
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 09
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"Howard Hughes was able to afford the luxury of...

"Howard Hughes was able to afford the luxury of madness, like a man who not only thinks he is Napoleon but hires an army to prove it." โ€” Ted Morgan
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 25
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Contentment is natura...

Contentment is natural wealth; luxury, artificial poverty. --Socrates
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 12
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"Luxury is ...

"Luxury is Artificial Poverty" -Socrates
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 26
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โ€œThe children now love luxury. They have bad manner...

โ€œThe children now love luxury. They have bad manners, contempt for authority; they show disrespect for elders and love chatter in place of exercise.โ€ โ€• Socrates
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 09
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"Patriotism, like honesty, is a luxury with a very high...

"Patriotism, like honesty, is a luxury with a very high face value which is quickly pricing itself out of the spiritual market altogether." - Dorothy Dunnett, Game of Kings
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 27
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โ€œLuxury is not a necessit...

โ€œLuxury is not a necessity to me, but beautiful and good things are.โ€ โ€• Anaรฏs Nin
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 02
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"We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief re...

"We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us happy is something to be enthusiastic about." - Albert Einstein
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 21
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โ€œA point of view can be a dangerou...

โ€œA point of view can be a dangerous luxury when substituted for insight and understanding.โ€ โ€”Marshall McLuhan
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 10
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"Overconfidence is not al...

"Overconfidence is not always a luxury one can afford." - Dr. Gregory P. Tapis, CPA
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 12
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"Conviction, it turns out, is a ...

"Conviction, it turns out, is a luxury of those standing on the sidelines." - A beautiful mind (movie)
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 28
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Luxury why ...

Luxury why can't come along with freedom.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 01
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"... I feel always, on a Saturday night, as though I also ...

"... I feel always, on a Saturday night, as though I also were released from some yoke of labour, had some wages to receive, and some luxury of repose to enjoy" - Thomas De Quincey
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 14
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"You have comfort. You don't have luxury. And don't tell me that money play...

"You have comfort. You don't have luxury. And don't tell me that money plays a part. The luxury I advocate has nothing to do with money. It cannot be bought. It is the reward of those who have no fear of discomfort." - Jean Cocteau
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 17
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"There is a luxury in self-reproach. Wh...

"There is a luxury in self-reproach. When we blame ourselves we feel that no one else has a right to blame us." -Oscar Wilde
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 09
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To be able to destroy with good conscience, to be able to behave badly...

To be able to destroy with good conscience, to be able to behave badly and call your bad behavior โ€œrighteous indignationโ€ this is the height of psychological luxury, the most delicious of moral treats. โ€” Aldous Huxley
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 06
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"A little library, growing larger every year, is an honourable par...

"A little library, growing larger every year, is an honourable part of a man's history. It is a man's duty to have books. A library is not a luxury, but one of the necessaries of life." - Henry Ward Beecher
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 22
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"A point of view can be a dangerou...

"A point of view can be a dangerous luxury when substituted for insight and understanding." - Marshall McLuhan
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 05
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"Live content with small means; seek elegance rather than luxury, and refinement rather tha...

"Live content with small means; seek elegance rather than luxury, and refinement rather than fashion. Be worthy, not respectable, wealthy, not rich; study hard, think quietly, talk gently, act frankly; bear all cheerfully, do all bravely, await occasions, hurry never." -Bruce Lee
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 27
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We bear the evils of long pea...

We bear the evils of long peace fiercer than war; Luxury weighs us down - Juvenal (Roman poet)
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 17
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"Despair is the absolute extreme of self-love. It is reached when a p...

"Despair is the absolute extreme of self-love. It is reached when a person deliberately turns his back on all help from anyone else in order to taste the rotten luxury of knowing himself to be lost." - Thomas Merton
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 05
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"We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief ...

"We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us happy is something to be enthusiastic about." - Einstein
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 25
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"There is a luxury in self-reproach. When we blame ourselves ...

"There is a luxury in self-reproach. When we blame ourselves we feel that no one else has a right to blame us. It is the confession, not the priest, that gives us absolution." - Oscar Wilde
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 16
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"The spark of life is not gain. Nor is it luxury. The spark of life is mov...

"The spark of life is not gain. Nor is it luxury. The spark of life is movement, color, love. And furthermore, if you really want to enjoy life, you must work quietly and humbly to realize your delusions of grandeur." Mark Helprin
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