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That is a good book which is opened with expectation, and closed with delight and profit.
Books - Reading
Amos Bronson Alcott

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Loss is nothing else but change, and change is Nature's delight.
Losers and Losing
Marcus Aurelius

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Studies serve for delight, for ornaments, and for ability.
Learning
Francis Bacon

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Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a god.
Solitude
Francis Bacon

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Energy is an eternal delight, and he who desires, but acts not, breeds pestilence.
Energy
William Blake

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Energy is eternal delight.
Health
William Blake

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For everything that lives is holy, life delights in life.
Life and Living
William Blake

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How delightful to find a friend in everyone.
Friends and Friendship
Joseph Brodsky

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I am acquainted with no immaterial sensuality so delightful as good acting.
Acting and Actors
Lord Byron

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There is no place more delightful than one's own fireplace.
Home
Marcus T. Cicero

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Intelligence is nothing without delight.
Complaints and Complaining
Paul Claudel

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And what a delight it is to make friends with someone you have despised.
Friends and Friendship
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

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If there's delight in love, 'Tis when I see that heart, which others bleed for, bleed for me.
Love
William Congreve

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Books should to one of these fours ends conduce, for wisdom, piety, delight, or use.
Books - Reading
Sir John Denham

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Truth is so rare that it is delightful to tell it.
Truth
Emily Dickinson

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Solitude is painful when one is young, but delightful when one is more mature.
Solitude
Albert Einstein

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War is delightful to those who have had no experience of it.
War
Desiderius Erasmus

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Memory moderates prosperity, decreases adversity, controls youth and delights old age.
Memory
Lactantius Firmianus

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A poem begins in delight and ends in wisdom.
Poetry and Poets
Robert Frost

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Cowards are cruel, but the brave love mercy and delight to save.
Coward and Cowardice
John Gay

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The brave love mercy, and delight to save.
Courage
John Gay

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Where secrecy reigns, carelessness and ignorance delight to hide while skill loves the light.
Secrets
Daniel C. Gelman

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Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
Nature
Kahlil Gibran

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Riches do not delight us so much with their possession, as torment us with their loss.
Riches
Dick Gregory

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Death is a delightful hiding place for weary men.
Death and Dying
Herodotus

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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun