Our sages of blessed memory have said that we must not enjoy any pleasure in this world without reciting a blessing.

By : Shmuel Y. Agnon 0 Likes          


The most interesting thing about the idea of money is that it makes it possible to measure something in previous ages we couldn't be sure about, and that something is power.

By : Daniel Keys Moran

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It's all a sham: I have seen, and I know firsthand, indeed from my own pen, how the organized Right has sabotaged not only journalism but also democracy and truth.

By : David Brock

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Living in an age of advertisement, we are perpetually disillusioned. The perfect life is spread before us every day, but it changes and withers at a touch.

By : J. B. Priestley

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Happiness seems made to be shared.

By : Pierre Corneille

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Courage stands halfway between cowardice and rashness, one of which is a lack, the other an excess of courage.

By : Plutarch

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Honestly, a lot of people thought that I was on top of the world selling so many millions of records, and that this is the life that everybody would want, but I never got to enjoy any of my success.

By : Vanilla Ice

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You know the great irony is that people think you have to have money to enjoy fine food, which is a shame.

By : Ted Allen

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Virtue is simply happiness, and happiness is a by-product of function. You are happy when you are functioning.

By : William Burroughs

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When I'm with my friends' teenage children, I always say, 'Are your friends having sex yet?'

By : Sharon Stone

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We didn't have a garage to rehearse in. We had to aggravate the folks in the house. But I got a chance to play in a beer joint, and that's how it started.

By : Charlie Daniels

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To think the world therefore a general Bedlam, or place of madmen, and oneself a physician, is the most necessary point of present wisdom: an important imagination, and the way to happiness.

By : Thomas Traherne

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Not only the entire ability to think rests on language... but language is also the crux of the misunderstanding of reason with itself.

By : Johann G. Hamann

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