Luxury Quotes

One must be poor to know the luxury of giving.

George Eliot

The saddest thing I can imagine is to get used to luxury.

Charlie Chaplin

On the soft bed of luxury most kingdoms have expired.

Edward Young

Blest hour! It was a luxury--to be!

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

When I'm living in the world of luxury and celebrity, which is where I found myself for a large part of my life, it's a walk-on part. Not a vital necessity, like it is for so many people. I enjoy it but I can see right through it!

Agnetha Faltskog

Utility is when you have one telephone, luxury is when you have two, opulence is when you have three - and paradise is when you have none

Doug Larson

The ultimate of being successful is the luxury of giving yourself the time to do what you want to do

Leontyne Price

I grew up on the beach. It was such a luxury to wake up to the sun and the ocean

Gemma Ward

As to the rout that is made about people who are ruined by extravagance, it is no matter to the nation that some individuals suffer. When so much general productive exertion is the consequence of luxury, the nation does not care though there are debtors; nay, they would not care though their creditors were there too.

Samuel Johnson

Sincerity is the luxury allowed, like diadems and authority, only to the highest rank. . . . Every man alone is sincere. At the entrance of a second person, hypocrisy begins.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Sincerity is the luxury allowed, like diadems and authority, only to the highest rank. Every man alone is sincere. At the entrance of a second person, hypocrisy begins

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Worry is a funky luxury when a lot has to be done.

Melvin Peebles

"But love of the wilderness is more than a hunger for what is always beyond reach; it is also an expression of loyalty to the earth which bore us and sustains us, the only home we shall ever know, the only paradise we ever need - if only we had eyes to see." "I come more and more to the conclusion that wilderness, in America or anywhere else, is the only thing left that is worth saving." "The idea of wilderness needs no defense. It only needs more defenders." "Wilderness is not a luxury but a necessity of the human spirit."

Edward Abbey

Anger is an expensive LUXURY in which only men of a certain income can indulge

St. Gregory The Great

All conservatives are such from personal defects. They have been effeminated by position or nature, born halt and blind, through LUXURY of their parents, and can only, like invalids, act on the defensive.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
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