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Enjoyment Quotes


These are some of the best 'Enjoyment' quotations and sayings.

All solitary enjoyments quickly pall, or become painful.

Gratitude is the memory of the heart; therefore forget not to say often, I have all I have ever enjoyed.

I have told you of the Spaniard who always put on his spectacles when about to eat cherries, that they might look bigger and more tempting. In like manner I make the most of my enjoyments; and though I do not cast my cares away, I pack them in as little compass as I can, and carry them as conveniently as I can for myself, and never let them annoy others.

Imperfect enjoyment is attended with regret; a surfeit of pleasure with disgust. There is a certain nick of time, a certain medium to be observed, with which few people are acquainted.

Let all seen enjoyments lead to the unseen fountain from whence they flow.

No enjoyment, however inconsiderable, is confined to the present moment. A man is the happier for life from having made once an agreeable tour, or lived for any length of time with pleasant people, or enjoyed any considerable interval of innocent pleasure.

Only mediocrity of enjoyment is allowed to man.

Restraint is the golden rule of enjoyment.

Sleep, riches, health, and so every blessing, are not truly and fully enjoyed till after they have been interrupted.

Temper your enjoyments with prudence, lest there be written on your heart that fearful word "satiety."

The less you can enjoy, the poorer and scantier yourself; the more you can enjoy, the richer and more vigorous.

Those who would enjoyment gain must find it in the purpose they pursue.

True enjoyment comes from activity of the mind and exercise of the body; the two are ever united.

What we have, we prize, not to the worth while we enjoy it; but being lacked and lost, why then we rack the value; then we find the virtue that possession would not show us while it was ours.

Whatever advantage or enjoyment we snatch beyond the certain portion allotted us by nature, is like money spent before it is due, which at the time of regular payment will be missed and regretted.