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The friendships of the world are oft confederacies in vice, or leagues of pleasures.
Friends and Friendship
Joseph Addison

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One half of the world cannot understand the pleasures of the other.
Pleasure
Jane Austen

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Tranquil pleasures last the longest; we are not fitted to bear the burden of great joys.
Joy
Christian Nevell Bovee

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To make pleasures pleasant shorten them.
Pleasure
Charles Buxton

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In everything, satiety closely follows the greatest pleasures.
Pleasure
Marcus T. Cicero

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The fruit derived from labor is the sweetest of all pleasures.
Labor
Luc De Clapiers

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If we seek the pleasures of love, passion should be occasional, and common sense continual.
Love
Robertson Davies

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Pains of love be sweeter far than all the other pleasures are.
Pain
John Dryden

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One way of getting an idea of our fellow-countrymen's miseries is to go and look at their pleasures.
Recreation
George Eliot

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It is the nature of the wise to resist pleasures, but the foolish to be a slave to them.
Pleasure
Epictetus

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There are two great pleasures in gambling: that of winning and that of losing.
Gambling
French Proverb

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In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures.
Friends and Friendship
Kahlil Gibran

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A man will renounce any pleasures you like but he will not give up his suffering.
Suffering
George Gurdjieff

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If pleasures are greatest in anticipation, just remember that this is also true of trouble.
Anticipation
Elbert Hubbard

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Marriage has many pains, but celibacy has no pleasures.
Marriage
Samuel Johnson

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No man is a hypocrite in his pleasures.
Pleasure
Samuel Johnson

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Old age is a tyrant, who forbids, under pain of death, the pleasures of youth.
Age and Aging
Francois De La Rochefoucauld

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God whispers in our pleasures, but shouts in our pain.
Pleasure
C. S. Lewis

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I sometimes wander whether all pleasures are not substitutes for joy.
Joy
C. S. Lewis

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Incredulity robs us of many pleasures, and gives us nothing in return.
Incredulity
James Russell Lowell

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Poor is the man whose pleasures depend on the permission of another.
Poverty and The Poor
Madonna

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Come live with me, and be my love, and we will all the pleasures prove.
Living Together
Christopher Marlowe

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Old age has its pleasures, which, though different, are not less than the pleasures of youth.
Age and Aging
W. Somerset Maugham

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It's true Heaven forbids some pleasures, but a compromise can usually be found.
Pleasure
Moliere

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We tire of those pleasures we take, but never of those we give.
Pleasure
John Petit-Senn

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