But O, how bitter a thing it is to look into happiness through another man's eyes.

By: William Shakespeare

Related Quotes

Moving from chair to chair, from coffee machine to coffee machine is the limit of my action in most films. But I enjoy being cast in them because I love watching them... view

By: Stephen Fry

I mean, I haven't been completely lacking in some enjoyment of Chuck Berry or Buddy Holly. But I just didn't pay attention to that period of music, obviously... view

By: Warren Zevon

Lots of people I know have bootlegged tapes of performances and if they play it I will be transported back sometimes with happiness, sometimes with horror... view

By: Chris Bailey

The real end of prayer is not so much to get this or that single desire granted, as to put human life into full and joyful conformity with the will of God... view

By: Charles Bent

A man has only one escape from his old self: to see a different self in the mirror of some woman's eyes... view

By: Clare Boothe Luce

A man's felicity consists not in the outward and visible blessing of fortune, but in the inward and unseen perfections and riches of the mind... view

By: Thomas Carlyle

I built my own hi-fi set and enjoyed helping friends with their amateur radio transmitters, but lost interest as soon as they worked... view

By: Robert W. Wilson

I enjoy doing new tunes. It gives me a little bit to perk up, to pay a little bit more attention... view

By: Earl Scruggs

To read of a detective's daring finesse or ingenious stratagem is a rare joy... view

By: Rex Stout

I enjoy working with complicated equipment. A lot of my things started just with a rhythm box, but I feed it through so many things that what comes out sounds very complex and rich... view

By: Brian Eno

Health is the greatest possession. Contentment is the greatest treasure. Confidence is the greatest friend. Non-being is the greatest joy... view

By: Lao Tzu

I'm not a born writer, and I don't enjoy writing... view

By: Alistair Maclean