Quotes: comfortable

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  • Lydia M. Child
    Lydia M. Child
    American Abolitionist, Writer, Editor 1802-1880
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    A comfortable old age is the reward of a well-spent youth. Instead of its bringing sad and melancholy prospects of decay, it would give us hopes of eternal youth in a better world.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    A broken heart is a very pleasant complaint for a man in London if he has a comfortable income.
  • Denis Waitley
    Denis Waitley
    American motivational speaker, writer and consultant 1933-
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    A dream is your creative vision for your life in the future. You must break out of your current comfort zone and become comfortable with the unfamiliar and the unknown.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
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    A man cannot be made comfortable without his own approval.
  • Finley Peter Dunne
    Finley Peter Dunne
    American Journalist, Humorist 1867-1936
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    Comfort the afflicted, and afflict the comfortable.
  • Alex Noble
    Alex Noble
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    Risk is essential. There is not growth of inspiration in staying within what is safe and comfortable. Once you find out what you do best, why not try something else?
  • Les Brown
    Les Brown
    American motivational speaker, author and radio DJ 1945-
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    Your smile will give you a positive countenance that will make people feel comfortable around you.
  • Sydney Smith
    Sydney Smith
    English writer and cleric 1771-1845
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    A comfortable house is a great source of happiness. It ranks immediately after health and a good conscience.
  • Andrew Matthews
    Andrew Matthews
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    A healthy self-love means we have no compulsion to justify to ourselves or others why we take vacations, why we sleep late, why we buy new shoes, why we spoil ourselves from time to time. We feel comfortable doing things which add quality and beauty to life.
  • Dr. Joyce Brothers
    Dr. Joyce Brothers
    American psychologist, Television and Radio Personality 1927-
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    Being taken for granted can be a compliment. It means you've become a comfortable, trusted element in another person's life.
  • John Buchan
    John Buchan
    Scottish novelist, historian, and Unionist 1875-1940
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    Civilization is a conspiracy. Modern life is the silent compact of comfortable folk to keep up pretences.
  • Alan Cohen
    Alan Cohen
    American businessman 1954-
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    Do not resist events that move you out of your comfort zone, especially when your comfort zone was not all that comfortable.
  • Thomas J. Watson
    Thomas J. Watson
    American Businessman, Founder of IBM 1899-1956
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    Don't make friends who are comfortable to be with. Make friends who will force you to lever yourself up.
  • August Strindberg
    August Strindberg
    Swedish writer 1849-1912
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    Family... the home of all social evil, a charitable institution for comfortable women, an anchorage for house-fathers, and a hell for children.
  • William Somerset Maugham
    William Somerset Maugham
    English writer 1874-1965
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    I can imagine no more comfortable frame of mind for the conduct of life than a humorous resignation.
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