Quotes: indulge

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  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
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    Facts are ventriloquists dummies. Sitting on a wise man's knee they may be made to utter words of wisdom; elsewhere, they say nothing, or talk nonsense, or indulge in sheer diabolism.
  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    I will indulge my sorrows, and give way to all the pangs and fury of despair.
  • Andrew Cohen
    Andrew Cohen
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    A lot of people in spiritual life use the awareness of difference, and the spiritual glorification of difference, as a justification to indulge in that which is ultimately unreal.
  • St. Gregory the Great
    St. Gregory the Great
    Pope of the Catholic Church 540-604
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    Anger is an expensive luxury in which only men of a certain income can indulge.
  • Joseph Joubert
    Joseph Joubert
    French writer 1754-1824
    Joseph Joubert
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    Be charitable and indulge to everyone, but thyself.
  • Dale Carnegie
    Dale Carnegie
    American writer and lecturer 1888-1955
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    Criticism of others is futile and if you indulge in it often you should be warned that it can be fatal to your career.
  • Caroline Knapp
    Caroline Knapp
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    Desires collide; the wish to eat bumping up against the wish to be thin, the desire to indulge conflicting with the injunction to restrain. Small wonder food makes a woman nervous.
  • George Eliot
    George Eliot
    English writer and poet 1819-1880
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    Errors look so very ugly in persons of small means - one feels they are taking quite a liberty in going astray; whereas people of fortune may naturally indulge in a few delinquencies.
  • Molière
    Molière
    French playwriter (ps. of J. B. Poquelin) 1622-1673
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    Frenchmen have an unlimited capacity for gallantry and indulge it on every occasion.
  • Akhenaton
    Akhenaton
    Egyptian King, Monotheist BC -~1375
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    Indulge not thyself in the passion of anger; it is whetting a sword to wound thine own breast, or murder thy friend.
  • George Washington
    George Washington
    First president of the US 1732-1799
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    Let us with caution indulge the supposition that morality can be maintained without religion. Reason and experience both forbid us to expect that national morality can prevail in exclusion of religious principle.
  • Live in rooms full of light; Avoid heavy food; Be moderate in the drinking of wine; Take massage, baths, exercise, and gymnastics; Fight insomnia with gentle rocking or the sound of running water; Change surroundings and take long journeys; Strictly avoid frightening ideas; Indulge in cheerful conversation and amusements; Listen to music.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
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    Pure Spirit, one hundred degrees proof - that's a drink that only the most hardened contemplation-guzzlers indulge in. Bodhisattvas dilute their Nirvana with equal parts of love and work.
  • Bill Rancic
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    The funny thing is while the grown-ups in the family may indulge, we really try to offer our son Duke clean food, as all his meals are made with organic ingredients as the rest of us eat cookies straight out of the freezer.
  • Robert A. Cook
    Robert A. Cook
    American Christian author, radio broadcaster, and pastor 1912-1991
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    The question is not ''How much may I indulge in and still be saved. God forbid! I must rather ask, ''What about Christ's will and the example I set for my fellow Christians?''
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