pleasure-pain principle quotes

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The Heart asks Pleasure--first--
And then--Excuse from Pain--
Orsino. There's for thy pains.
Feste. No pains, sir, I take pleasure in singing, sir.
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In correct theology, the Virgin ought not to be represented in bed, for she could not suffer like ordinary women, but her palace a ...
Prostitutes have very improperly been styled women of pleasure; they are women of pain, or sorrow, of grief, of bitter and continu ...
For pain is perhaps but a violent pleasure? Who could determine the point where pleasure becomes pain, where pain is still a pleas ...
The existence of pleasure is the first mystery. The existence of pain has prompted far more philosophical speculation. Pleasure an ...
When young people are too rigidly sequestered from [the world], their lively and romantic imaginations paint it to them as a parad ...
Pain and pleasure are infectious. It depresses us to be much with those who have suffered long and are still suffering; it refresh ...
If I don't write to empty my mind, I go mad. As to that regular, uninterrupted love of writing ... I do not understand it. I feel ...
Pleasure is the rock which most young people split upon; they launch out with crowded sails in quest of it, but without a compass ...
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