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Luxurious Quotes

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To me a lush carpet of pine needles or spongy grass
is more welcome than the most luxurious Persian rug.
- Helen Keller

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It was just so elaborate and so luxurious.
We had every gadget imaginable.
You know, I had the little gun that came out,
and I had the little gun in the heel of the shoe.
- Robert Conrad

The Queen Mary was the most civilized and luxurious
way one could travel to America in the late 1930s.
- Maureen O'Hara

Harvard was a kind of luxurious afternoon.
- Lincoln Kirstein

 

But I think theatre in a repressive society is an immensely
exciting event and theatre in a luxurious old,
affluent old society like ours is an entertaining event.
- Janet Suzman

Bali and the Aman resorts are all very luxurious,
great places to go.
- Diane von Furstenberg

In cities like Athens, poor houses lined narrow and
tortuous streets in spite of luxurious public buildings.
- Stephen Gardiner

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It's too hard a life for me.
I could only do it - check out in that sense -
if I checked out somewhere that was luxurious and within
hailing distance of civilization.
- Derek Jacobi

Habit converts luxurious enjoyments into dull and daily necessities.
- Aldous Huxley

I love to take things that are everyday and comforting
and make them into the most luxurious things in the world.
- Marc Jacobs

I came from a family who believed in,
in quotes, the Rights of Man, who believed that in
order to justify the sort of luxurious life that the majority of us have,
related to the whole world, that you had to do something.
- Richard Attenborough

Our enemies are Medes and Persians, men who for centuries
have lived soft and luxurious lives;
we of Macedon for generations past have been trained
in the hard school of danger and war.
Above all, we are free men, and they are slaves.
- Arrian

We act as though comfort and luxury
were the chief requirements of life,
when all that we need to make us really happy
is something to be enthusiastic about.
- Charles Kingsley

To me luxury is to be at home with my daughter,
and the occasional massage doesn't hurt.
- Olivia Newton-John

Ikea people do not drive flashy cars or stay at luxury hotels.
- Ingvar Kamprad

Many baseball fans look upon an umpire as a sort of
necessary evil to the luxury of baseball,
like the odor that follows an automobile.
- Christy Mathewson

Not many architects have the luxury to reject significant things.
- Rem Koolhaas

The saddest thing I can imagine is to get used to luxury.
- Charlie Chaplin

A racial community provides not only a sense of identity,
that luxury of looking into another's face and seeing yourself reflected back,
but a sense of security and support.
- Wentworth Miller

The greatest luxury is being able to go to movies and
plays now and then in the afternoons.
- Robert MacNeil

Pain adds rest unto pleasure, and teaches the luxury of health.
- Martin Farquhar Tupper

Life was very simple.
My parents had come from the North of England,
which is a fairly rugged, bleak, hard-working part of England,
and so there was not the expectation of luxury.
- Roger Bannister

It's such a luxury to be able to be happy about going to work in the morning.
- Joe Pantoliano

Life is made too easy.
Mankind's moral fibre is giving way under the softening influence of luxury.
- Johan Huizinga

Luxury is an enticing pleasure, a bastard mirth,
which hath honey in her mouth, gall in her heart,
and a sting in her tail.
- Francis Quarles

Getting emotional about things is a peacetime luxury.
In wartime, it's much too painful.
- Edmund H. North

Luxury must be comfortable, otherwise it is not luxury.
- Coco Chanel

It's the middle class that feels the luxury of being able to have causes.
- Orson Scott Card

Advertising is the genie which is transforming America into a place of comfort,
luxury and ease for millions.
- William Allen White

The greatest luxury of riches is that they enable you
to escape so much good advice.
- Arthur Helps

Athletics is a luxury.
- Roger Bannister

Love is like any other luxury.
You have no right to it unless you can afford it.
- Anthony Trollope

Luxury may possibly contribute to give bread to the poor;
but if there were no luxury,
there would be no poor.
- Henry Home

By rendering the labor of one, the property of the other,
they cherish pride, luxury, and vanity on one side;
on the other,
vice and servility, or hatred and revolt.
- James Madison

Luxury is the wolf at the door and its fangs are the
vanities and conceits germinated by success.
When an artist learns this, he knows where the danger is.
- Tennessee Williams

Morality is a private and costly luxury.
- Henry B. Adams

It's easy to sit in relative luxury and peace and pontificate
on the subject of the Third World debts.
- Roger Moore

Anger is an expensive luxury in which only men of certain income can indulge.
- George William Curtis

But that's one of the nice things about doing a stage show,
if something doesn't work out, you have the luxury
of working on it over time.
- Bea Arthur

It is hard to rescue a man from the slough of luxury and idleness combined.
If anything can do it, it is a cradle filled annually.
- Anthony Trollope

It's such a performance to bring stuff into America.
It's a great luxury when I am in England.
- Terence Stamp

Utility is when you have one telephone,
luxury is when you have two, opulence is when you have three -
and paradise is when you have none.
- Doug Larson

Every luxury must be paid for, and everything is a luxury,
starting with being in this world.
- Cesare Pavese

One does afford oneself the luxury to come into the studio and all day,
every day, spend one's life making aesthetic propositions.
What an immense luxury.
- Anish Kapoor

It is only to the happy that tears are a luxury.
- Thomas Moore

Wilderness is not a luxury but a necessity of the human spirit.
- Edward Abbey

Socialist democracy is not, a luxury and its need is
not limited to the most advanced industrial countries.
- Ernest Mandel

What one generation sees as a luxury,
the next sees as a necessity.
- Anthony Crosland

I have a kind of objective luxury about my career.
- Martin Short

We read on the foreheads of those who are surrounded by a foolish luxury,
that fortune sells what she is thought to give.
- Jean de La Fontaine

There is luxury in self-reproach.
When we blame ourselves, we feel no one else has a right to blame us.
- Don Marquis

That was a wonderful period in my life.
I mean, I didn't become an artist, but somebody let me do something I loved.
What a luxury, to do something you love to do.
- Amy Tan

Luxury ruins republics; poverty, monarchies.
- Charles de Montesquieu

The luxury of our position now is that we can almost
assemble any team to address any issue.
- Rem Koolhaas

Some people think luxury is the opposite of poverty.
It is not.
It is the opposite of vulgarity.
- Coco Chanel

On the soft bed of luxury many kingdoms have expired.
- Andrew Young

Reading is my greatest luxury.
- Louise Brown

I don't believe in simply accumulating money,
but I have the luxury to say that, because I have enough for all my needs.
- Kathleen Turner

For us music is mainly part of the entertainment world and is often a luxury.
- Wim Wenders

A point of view can be a dangerous luxury when substituted
for insight and understanding.
- Marshall McLuhan

The great majority of men, especially in France,
both desire and possess a fashionable woman,
much in the way one might own a fine horse -
as a luxury befitting a young man.
- Stendhal

In marriage there are no manners to keep up,
and beneath the wildest accusations no real criticism.
Each is familiar with that ancient child in the other who may erupt again.
We are not ridiculous to ourselves.
We are ageless.
That is the luxury of the wedding ring.
- Enid Bagnold

I don't understand why people talk of art as a luxury
when it's a mind-altering possibility.
- Jeanette Winterson

I absolutely loathe luxury.
It is the one thing I cannot stand.
- Brigitte Bardot

I think I'd like to stay anchoring because,
number one, I'm learning a lot, and I love it when I'm learning.
And number two, I also have the luxury of a stable life.
- Linda Vester

As a writer, you can't allow yourself the luxury of
being discouraged and giving up when you are rejected,
either by agents or publishers.
You absolutely must plow forward.
- Augusten Burroughs

I grew up thinking of snow as a luxury you visit.
- John Landis

Howard Hughes was able to afford the luxury of madness,
like a man who not only thinks he is Napoleon but hires an army to prove it.
- Ted Morgan

I've got the luxury to tailor make the songs so I can sing them.
- Glenn Tipton

Elegance is not a dispensable luxury but a factor that
decides between success and failure.
- Edsger Dijkstra

Yes, but don't forget I also have the luxury of the
worlds finest band when it gets lonely.
- Adrian Belew


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