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)
Music is an agreeable harmony for the honor of God and the permissible delights of the soul.
~ Johann Sebastian Bach (March 21, 1685 - July 28, 1750)
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Blaming mother is just a negative way of clinging to her still.
~ Nancy Friday
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I've always thought that the stereotype of the dirty old man is really the creation of a dirty young man who wants the field to himself.
~ Hugh Downs (February 14, 1921 - )
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A patriot must always be ready to defend his country against his government.
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