Quotes by pleasant

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  • 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.
  • Christian Nevell Bovee
    Christian Nevell Bovee
    American writer 1820-1904
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    A pleasant illusion is better than a harsh reality.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    It is always so pleasant to be generous, though very vexatious to pay debts.
  • Lord George Byron
    Lord George Byron
    English poet 1788-1824
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    't Is pleasant, sure, to see one's name in print; I a book's a book, although there's nothing in't.
    Source: English Bards and Scotch Reviewers
  • Ella Wheeler Wilcox
    Ella Wheeler Wilcox
    American Poet, Journalist 1855-1919
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    'Tis easy enough to be pleasant, When life flows along like a song; But the man worth while is the one who will smile when everything goes dead wrong.
  • 'Tis pleasant, sure, to see one's name in print. A book's a book, although there's nothing in 't.
  • Lord George Byron
    Lord George Byron
    English poet 1788-1824
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    'Tis pleasant, sure, to see one's name in print; A book's a book, although there's nothing in it.
  • Simone Weil
    Simone Weil
    French philosopher 1909-1943
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    A test of what is real is that it is hard and rough. Joys are found in it, not pleasure. What is pleasant belongs to dreams.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    Ah, nowadays we are all of us so hard up, that the only pleasant things to pay are compliments. They’re the only things we can pay.
    Source: Lady Windermere’s Fan (1893) First act
  • Byron Nelson
    Byron Nelson
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    Arnold Palmer has what I call an 'Eisenhower smile'. Those two men, they'd smile and their whole faces would look so pleasant; it was like they were smiling all over.
  • William Shakespeare
    William Shakespeare
    English playwright and poet 1564-1616
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    Conversation should be pleasant without scurrility, witty without affection, free without indecency, learned without conceitedness, novel without falsehood.
  • Baltasar Gracian
    Baltasar Gracian
    Spanish Jesuit, writer and philosopher 1601-1658
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    Do pleasant things yourself, but unpleasant things through others.
  • George Ade
    George Ade
    American humorist, playwright 1866-1944
    George Ade
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    Do unto yourself as your neighbors do unto themselves and look pleasant.
  • Richard Bandler
    Richard Bandler
    American author and trainer 1950-
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    Do you want to know a good way to fall in love? Just associate with all your pleasant experiences with someone, and disassociate from all the unpleasant ones.
  • Thomas Carlyle
    Thomas Carlyle
    Scottish writer and historicus 1795-1881
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    Enjoy things which are pleasant; that is not the evil: it is the reducing of our moral self to slavery by them that is.
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