Pleasant Quotes

"Nothing is as irritating as the...

"Nothing is as irritating as the fellow who chats pleasantly while he's overcharging you." โ€” Kin Hubbard
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"Life is pleasant. Death is p...

"Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It's the transition that's troublesome." โ€” Isaac Asimov
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"The best way to keep children home is t...

"The best way to keep children home is to make the home atmosphere pleasant--and let the air out of the tires." โ€” Dorothy Parker
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โ€œSome think itโ€™s in the wine, and othe...

โ€œSome think itโ€™s in the wine, and other think itโ€™s in the divine, but pleasantness is what everyonโ€™s seeking..โ€ โ€” Sadhguru
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"Truth in its nakedne...

"Truth in its nakedness is not always pleasant." -Joseph Herman Hertz
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โ€œMoney canโ€™t buy happiness,...

โ€œMoney canโ€™t buy happiness, but it can make unhappiness more pleasant.โ€ -My Gov Professor
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"There are more pleasa...

"There are more pleasant things to do than beat up people." โ€” Muhammad Ali
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โ€œThe itchy spots will heal, the m...

โ€œThe itchy spots will heal, the mud will wash off, and your journey will be pleasant againโ€ -Joanna Faber
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โ€œEvery solution to every problem is simple....

โ€œEvery solution to every problem is simple. It's the distance between the two where the mystery lies.โ€โ€•Derek Landy, Skulduggery Pleasant
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"Life is pleasant. Death is p...

"Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It's the transition that's troublesome." โ€” Isaac Asimov
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"Life is pleasant. Death is p...

"Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It's the transition that's troublesome" - Isaac Asiimov
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โ€œMy story is not a pleasant one; it is neither sweet nor harmonious, as invente...

โ€œMy story is not a pleasant one; it is neither sweet nor harmonious, as invented stories are; it has the taste of nonsense and chaos, of madness and dreams โ€” like the lives of all men who stop deceiving themselves.โ€ โ€•Hermann Hesse, Steppenwolf
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"The nice part about being a pessimist is t...

"The nice part about being a pessimist is that you are constantly being either proven right or pleasantly surprised. " โ€” George F. Will
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"How nice it's to dream and feel that life is wonderful,and that after a...

"How nice it's to dream and feel that life is wonderful,and that after awakening from the dream,to feel even the wonder of knowing that we're alive and to feel the pleasantness of living with that feeling" (William Ventura)
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"Right or wrong, it's very pl...

"Right or wrong, it's very pleasant to break something from time to time." -Fyodor Dostoevsky
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โ€œOne of the unspoken rules of the code (they were all unspoken) was...

โ€œOne of the unspoken rules of the code (they were all unspoken) was that preparation for a camping trip should involve absolutely no planning.โ€ - Kid Camping from A Fine and Pleasant Misery, by Patrick McManus
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"Money can't buy hap...

"Money can't buy happiness but it can buy a pleasant form of misery"
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โ€œThe road that is built in hope is more pleasant to the...

โ€œThe road that is built in hope is more pleasant to the traveler than the road built in despair, even though they both lead to the same destination.โ€ โ€• Marion Zimmer Bradley
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โ€œPleasure is never as pleasant as we expected it to be and pain is always more painfu...

โ€œPleasure is never as pleasant as we expected it to be and pain is always more painful. The pain in the world always outweighs the pleasure. If you don't believe it, compare the respective feelings of two animals, one of which is eating the other.โ€ โ€• Schopenhauer
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"Life is pleasant. Death is p...

"Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It's the transition that's troublesome." โ€” Isaac Asimov
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โ€œLife is pleasant. Death is ...

โ€œLife is pleasant. Death is peaceful. Itโ€™s the transition thatโ€™s troublesome.โ€ -Isaac Asimov
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"Everything declines after reaching perfecti...

"Everything declines after reaching perfection, therefore let no man be beguiled by the sweetness of a pleasant life." Abu al-Baqa Al-Rundi
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โ€œBe pleasant until ten oโ€™clock in th...

โ€œBe pleasant until ten oโ€™clock in the morning, and the rest of the day will take care of itself.โ€ โ€” Elbert Hubbard
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The road that is built in hope is more pleasant to the tr...

The road that is built in hope is more pleasant to the traveler than the road built in despair, even though they both lead to the same destination. - MARION ZIMMER BRADLEY, Author
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โ€œIn time, all storms settle into ...

โ€œIn time, all storms settle into a pleasant breeze.โ€ - The Thunderhead In Neal Shustermanโ€™s *Thunderhead*
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"Life is pleasant. Death is p...

"Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It's the transition that's troublesome." - Isaac Asimov
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There is nothing more dreadful than the habit of doubt. Doubt separates peo...

There is nothing more dreadful than the habit of doubt. Doubt separates people. It is a poison that disintegrates friendships and breaks up pleasant relations. It is a thorn that irritates and hurts; it is a sword that kills - Buddha
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"If we had no winter, the spring would not be so ...

"If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant; if we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome." Anne Bradstreet
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"Revenge, too, is pleasant; it is...

"Revenge, too, is pleasant; it is pleasant to get anything that it is painful to fail to get." - Aristotle
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Right or wrong, it's very pl...

Right or wrong, it's very pleasant to break something from time to time. - Fyodor Dostoevsky
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โ€œMindfulness is simply being aware of what is happening right now without wishing it were ...

โ€œMindfulness is simply being aware of what is happening right now without wishing it were different; enjoying the pleasant without holding on when it changes (which it will); being with the unpleasant without fearing it will always be this way (which it wonโ€™t).โ€ โ€“ James Baraz
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"Pessimists are the world's happiest people...

"Pessimists are the world's happiest people; 90% of the time they're right and the other 10% they're pleasantly surprised." - Anonymous
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โ€œPleasure is never as pleasant as we expected it to be and pain is always more painful....

โ€œPleasure is never as pleasant as we expected it to be and pain is always more painful. The pain in the world always outweighs the pleasure. If you don't believe it, compare the respective feelings of two animals, one of which is eating the other.โ€ Arthur Schopenhauer.
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โ€œEvery solution to every problem is sim...

โ€œEvery solution to every problem is simple. It's the distance between the two where the mystery lies.โ€ - Skulduggery Pleasant
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The past always looks bet...

The past always looks better than it was. It's only pleasant because it isn't here.
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"Years ago my mother used to say to me, she'd say, '...In this worl...

"Years ago my mother used to say to me, she'd say, '...In this world, Elwood, you must be oh so smart or oh so pleasant.' Well, for years I was smart. I recommend pleasant." - Elwood P. Dowd, "Harvey" (1950)
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In pleasant peace and security How suddenly the soul in a man be...

In pleasant peace and security How suddenly the soul in a man begins to die He shall look up above the stalled oxen Envying the cruel falcon, And dig under the straw for a stone To bruise himself on.
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"Where did she get this strange fire? ...

"Where did she get this strange fire? It burns me if I am far way, but is pleasantly cool when I am near" - Thiruvalluvar
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โ€œThe pleasantest things in the world are pleasa...

โ€œThe pleasantest things in the world are pleasant thoughts, and the great art of life is to have as many of them as possible.โ€ -- Michel de Montaigne
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"Doubt is not a pleas...

"Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd."Voltaire
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"The nice part of being a pessimist is t...

"The nice part of being a pessimist is that you are constantly being either proven right or pleasantly surprised." - George Will
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"I am like a prisoner who is enjoying an imaginary freedom while asle...

"I am like a prisoner who is enjoying an imaginary freedom while asleep; as he begins to suspect that he is asleep, he dreads being woken up, and goes along with the pleasant illusion as long as he can." - Descartes
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Gandalf: Always remember Bilbo, when your heart w...

Gandalf: Always remember Bilbo, when your heart wants lifting, think of pleasant things... Bilbo: Eggs and bacon. A good, full pipe. My garden at twilight.
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I was asked why I have no belief in the afterlife....

I was asked why I have no belief in the afterlife. I replied "If for any reason at all, so I might be pleasantly surprised instead of supremely disappointed."
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"People do not like to think. If one th...

"People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant." Helen Keller
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โ€œUnrealistic expectations often lead to disappointme...

โ€œUnrealistic expectations often lead to disappointment, while simple unbiased attention and detachment to outcome often lead to pleasant surprises.โ€ - Gary Hopkins
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"If we do not find anything ...

"If we do not find anything very pleasant, at least we shall find something new." โ€” Voltaire
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If an object is pleasant, repetition will increase ...

If an object is pleasant, repetition will increase its charm; if it expresses sorrow or pain, then repetition will intensify its melancholy. - Ferdinand Hodler
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"A test of what is real is that it is hard a...

"A test of what is real is that it is hard and rough. Joys are found in it, not pleasure. What is pleasant belongs to dreams." Simone Weil
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"Considering how foolishly people act and how pleasant...

"Considering how foolishly people act and how pleasantly they prattle, perhaps it would be better for the world if they talked more and did less." - W. Somerset Maugham
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