Some Thoughts About Pleasure From Various Authors

“If the world were merely seductive, that would be easy. If it were merely challenging, that would be no problem. But I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve the world and a desire to enjoy the world. This makes it hard to plan the day.”

E.B. White

“Many of us pursue pleasure with such breathless haste that we hurry past it.”

Søren Kierkegaard

“I set out to discover the why of it, and to transform my pleasure into knowledge.”

Charles Baudelaire

“The sweetest pleasures are those which are hardest to be won.”

Giacomo Casanova

“Life is a balanced system of learning and evolution. Whether pleasure or pain; every situation in your life serves a purpose. It is up to us to recognize what that purpose could be.”

Steve Maraboli

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