Quotes on pleasure

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Men may scoff, and men may pray, but they pay every pleasure with a pain.
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William Henley Quotes

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Crime is the soul of lust. What would pleasure be if it were not accompanied by crime It is not the object of debauchery that excites us, rather the idea of evil.
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Marquis de Sade Quotes

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In everything satiety closely follows the greatest pleasures.
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Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes

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I take it as a prime cause of the present confusion of society that it is too sickly and too doubtful to use pleasure frankly as a test of value.
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Rebecca West Quotes

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There is something self-defeating in the too-conscious pursuit of pleasure.
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Max Eastman Quotes

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In diving to the bottom of pleasure we bring up more gravel than pearls.
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Honore de Balzac Quotes

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We can often endure an extra pound of pain far more easily than we can suffer the withdrawal of an ounce of accustomed pleasure.
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Sydney J. Harris Quotes

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Most men pursue pleasure with such breathless haste that they hurry past it.
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Soren Kierkegaard Quotes

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No pleasure endures unseasoned by variety.
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Publilius Syrus Quotes

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Pleasure is the flower that passes; remembrance, the lasting perfume.
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Jean de Boufflers Quotes

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