Give us equality of enjoyment, equal right to expansion - it is as necessary to our prosperity as yours.
By: Robert Toombs
Contempt for happiness is usually contempt for other people's happiness, and is an elegant disguise for hatred of the human race... viewBy: Bertrand Russell
This is true enough, but success is the next best thing to happiness, and if you can't be happy as a success, it's very unlikely that you would find a deeper, truer happiness in failure... viewBy: Michael Korda
There's a lot of people in this world who spend so much time watching their health that they haven't the time to enjoy it... viewBy: Josh Billings
Art is the imposing of a pattern on experience, and our aesthetic enjoyment is recognition of the pattern... viewBy: Alfred North Whitehead
One of the reasons I get so much joy out of my own children's childhoods is that I'm having my first childhood myself... viewBy: Al Sharpton
I can tell you, dearest friend, that if it became known how much friendship, love and a world of human and spiritual references I have smuggled into these three movements, the adherents of programme music - should there be any left - would go mad with joy... viewBy: Alban Berg