Enjoyment is not a goal, it is a feeling that accompanies important ongoing activity.
Fastidious taste makes enjoyment a struggle.
Freedom is not procured by a full enjoyment of what is desired, but by controlling the desire.
Learning is pleasurable but doing is the height of enjoyment.
Life is pain and the enjoyment of love is an anesthetic.
The best way to pay for a lovely moment is to enjoy it.
A life of frustration is inevitable for any coach whose main enjoyment is winning.
A slight daily unconscious luxury is hardly ever wanting to the dwellers in civilization; like the gentle air of a genial climate, it is a perpetual minute enjoyment.
A youthful mind is seldom totally free from ambition; to curb that, is the first step to contentment, since to diminish expectation is to increase enjoyment.
All earthly delights are sweeter in expectation than in enjoyment; but all spiritual pleasures more in fruition than in expectation.
All government, indeed every human benefit and enjoyment, every virtue, and every prudent act, is founded on compromise and barter.
Ambition is a lust that is never quenched, but grows more inflamed and madder by enjoyment.
Among the American contemporaries I read with most enjoyment are several North Carolinians. I think the best poetry being written these days is being written by Southerners.
And I used to assemble the family to hear because I thought that they were so good that even from the point of view of enjoyment people shouldn't miss them, and I got every word of his that I could, and I could see by hard argument there was only the one way for it.
Appetite is essentially insatiable, and where it operates as a criterion of both action and enjoyment (that is, everywhere in the Western world since the sixteenth century) it will infallibly discover congenial agencies (mechanical and political) of expression.
Art is the imposing of a pattern on experience, and our aesthetic enjoyment is recognition of the pattern.
As this world was not intended to be a state of any great satisfaction or high enjoyment, so neither was it intended to be a mere scene of unhappiness and sorrow.
As years passed away I have formed the habit of looking back upon that former self as upon another person, the remembrance of whose emotions has been a solace in adversity and added zest to the enjoyment of prosperity.
Beauty must appeal to the senses, must provide us with immediate enjoyment, must impress us or insinuate itself into us without any effort on our part.
Black music has increased my enjoyment of what I do. It has increased my range, my ability to reach into myself and accept myself.
But quality of work can be expected only through personal satisfaction, dedication and enjoyment. In our profession, precision and perfection are not a dispensible luxury, but a simple necessity.
But the delights of solitude don't only consist of dreaming. Next in enjoyment, I think, comes planning.
Cartoons have always been an enjoyment to me... a relaxation... I get my ideas from everyday events.
People viewed this also viewedEntertainment Quotes
Alfred North Whitehead Quotes
Arnold Palmer Quotes
Cesare Pavese Quotes
Jeffrey Glassberg Quotes
Mary Worley Montagu Quotes
William Shakespeare Quotes
Interesting ReadsBooks About Enjoyment
Related QuotesQuotes with Keyword Enjoyment