Pleasant words are like a honeycomb, Sweetness to the soul and health to the bones.
The most pleasant and useful persons are those who leave some of the problems of the universe for God to worry about.
Practice, which some regard as a chore, should be approached as just about the most pleasant recreation ever devised.
Now, at a certain time, in pleasant mood, He tried the luxury of doing good.
We dare not trust our wit for making our house pleasant to our friend, so we buy ice cream.
It is always pleasant to learn that someone takes an interest in a work which one enjoyed writing.
Colour does not add a pleasant quality to design - it reinforces it.
If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant; if we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome.
A positive attitude may not solve every problem but it makes solving any problem a more pleasant experience.
Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd.
It's difficult to think anything but pleasant thoughts while eating a homegrown tomato.
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
If thou must love me, let it be for nought Except for love's sake only. Do not say, I love her for her smile . . . her look . . . her way Of speaking gently
. . . for a trick of thought That falls in well with mine, and, certes, brought A sense of pleasant ease on such a day- For these things in themselves, Beloved, may be changed, or change for thee- and love so wrought, May be unwrought so.
The senses have been conditioned by attraction to the pleasant and aversion to the unpleasant: a man should not be ruled by them; they are obstacles in his path.
He gains everyone's approval who mixes the pleasant with the useful.
When I find someone I respect writing about an edgy, nervous wine that dithered in the glass, I cringe. When I hear someone I don't respect talking about an austere, unforgiving wine, I turn a bit austere and unforgiving myself. When I come across stuff like that and remember about the figs and bananas, I want to snigger uneasily. You can call a wine red, and dry, and strong, and pleasant. After that, watch out.
Here is to the corkscrew - a useful key to unlock the storehouse of wit, the treasury of laughter, the front door of fellowship, and the gate of pleasant folly.
And all the air is filled with pleasant noise of waters
. he would have passed a pleasant life of it, in despite of the Devil and all his works, if his path had not been crossed by a being that causes more perplexity to mortal man than ghosts, goblins, and the whole race of witches put together, and that was--a woman.
The stately homes of England!
How beautiful they stand,
Amidst their tall ancestral trees,
O'er all the pleasant land!
The sentiment that modern day ordinary Canadians do not need firearms for protection is pleasant but unrealistic. To discourage responsible deserving Canadians from possessing firearms for lawful self-defence and other legitimate purposes is to risk sacrificing them at the altar of political correctness.
Joy is one of nature's greatest medicines. Joy is always healthy. A pleasant state of mind tends to bring abnormal conditions back to normal.
The best way to keep children at home is to make the home atmosphere pleasant, and let the air out of the tires.
There's nothing half so pleasant as coming home again.
Feedback is a pleasant thing. I get a lot of letters from unexpected people in unexpected places.