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When you are joyous, look deep into your heart and you shall find it is only that which has given you sorrow that is giving you joy. When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight.
As your faith is strengthened you will find that there is no longer the need to have a sense of control, that things will flow as they will, and that you will flow with them, to your great delight and benefit.
Love is like a beautiful flower which I may not touch, but whose fragrance makes the garden a place of delight just the same.
When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight.
The moment you have in your heart this extraordinary thing called love and feel the depth, the delight, the ecstasy of it, you will discover that for you the world is transformed.
A poem begins in delight and ends in wisdom.
We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too big for the body.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
How could man rejoice in victory and delight in the slaughter of men?
Beauty is the bait which with delight allures man to enlarge his kind.
The figure a poem makes. It begins in delight and ends in wisdom... in a clarification of life - not necessarily a great clarification, such as sects and cults are founded on, but in a momentary stay against confusion.
Once we believe in ourselves, we can risk curiosity, wonder, spontaneous delight, or any experience that reveals the human spirit.
e. e. cummings
Birds sing after a storm; why shouldn't people feel as free to delight in whatever remains to them?
Loss is nothing else but change, and change is Nature's delight.
Dedicate yourself to the good you deserve and desire for yourself. Give yourself peace of mind. You deserve to be happy. You deserve delight.
The true spirit of delight, the exaltation, the sense of being more than Man, which is the touchstone of the highest excellence, is to be found in mathematics as surely as poetry.
Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition.
The infliction of cruelty with a good conscience is a delight to moralists. That is why they invented Hell.
There is no delight in owning anything unshared.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Energy is an eternal delight, and he who desires, but acts not, breeds pestilence.
A man's delight in looking forward to and hoping for some particular satisfaction is a part of the pleasure flowing out of it, enjoyed in advance. But this is afterward deducted, for the more we look forward to anything the less we enjoy it when it comes.
The soul of sweet delight, can never be defiled.
The true delight is in the finding out rather than in the knowing.
It's a delight to trust somebody so completely.
Studies serve for delight, for ornaments, and for ability.
To look almost pretty is an acquisition of higher delight to a girl who has been looking plain for the first fifteen years of her life than a beauty from her cradle can ever receive.
You teach your daughters the diameters of the planets and wonder when you are done that they do not delight in your company.
Only when your consciousness is totally focused on the moment you are in can you receive whatever gift, lesson, or delight that moment has to offer.
Barbara de Angelis
An honorable Peace is and always was my first wish! I can take no delight in the effusion of human Blood; but, if this War should continue, I wish to have the most active part in it.
John Paul Jones
I'm not convinced that women have the education or the sense of their own history enough or that they understand the cruelty of which men are capable and the delight that many men will take in seeing you choose to chain yourself - then they get to say 'See, you did it yourself.'
There is no greater delight than to be conscious of sincerity on self-examination.
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