Your true traveller finds boredom rather agreeable than painful. It is the symbol of his liberty - his excessive freedom. He accepts his boredom, when it comes, not merely philosophically, but almost with pleasure.
~ Aldous Huxley (July 26, 1894 - November 22, 1963)
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There are few hours in life more agreeable than the hour dedicated to the ceremony known as afternoon tea
~ Henry James (April 15, 1843 - February 28, 1916)
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Criticism may not be agreeable, but it is necessary. It fulfils the same function as pain in the human body. It calls attention to an unhealthy state of things.
~ Winston Churchill (November 30, 1874 - January 24, 1965)
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My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.
~ Frank Moore Colby (March 10, 1865 - March 03, 1926)
Nothing is divine but what is agreeable to reason.
~ Immanuel Kant (April 22, 1724 - February 12, 1804)
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There's a fine line between liberty and protection. And the more protection you try to give people, the more liberties you take away from other people.
~ Ron McConnell
I think academics are infuriating. For every expert on Shakespeare there is another one to cancel his theory out. It drives you up the wall. I think the greatest form of finding out the truth is through fantasy.
~ Joseph Fiennes (May 27, 1970 - )
He who is devoid of the power to forgive, is devoid of the power to love.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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