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Laughter means: taking a mischievous delight in someone else's uneasiness, but with a good conscience.
We delight in one knowable thing, which comprehends all that is knowable; in one apprehensible, which draws together all that can ...
If there's delight in love, 'tis when I see
That heart, which others bleed for, bleed for me.
The orator distrusts at first the fitness of his frank confessions,--his want of knowledge of the persons he addresses,--until he ...
The sentiment of virtue is a reverence and delight in the presence of certain divine laws. It perceives that this homely game of l ...
Mead had studied for the ministry, but had lost his faith and took great delight in blasphemy. Capt. Charles H. Frady, pioneer mis ...
How can one take delight in the world unless one flees to it for refuge?
It is the business of thought to define things, to find the boundaries; thought, indeed, is a ceaseless process of definition. It ...
'Tis a barbarous temper, and a sign of a very ill nature, to take delight in shocking any one: and, on the contrary, it is the mar ...
To delight in war is a merit in the soldier, a dangerous quality in the captain, and a positive crime in the statesman.
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