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The craving for a delicate fruit is pleasanter than the fruit itself.
By: suresh kumar # 37
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Whichever way we look the prospect is disagreeable. Behind, we have left pleasures we shall never enjoy, and therefore regret; and before, we see pleasures which we languish to possess, and are consequently uneasy till we possess them.
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The hours we pass with happy prospects in view are more pleasing than those crowned with fruition. In the first instance, we cook the dish to our own appetite; in the latter, Nature cooks it for us.
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Thou tremblest before anticipated ills, and still bemoanest what thou never losest.
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We can but ill endure, among so many sad realities; to rob anticipation of its pleasant visions.
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It is a great obstacle to happiness to expect too much.
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All earthy delights are sweeter in expectation than enjoyment; but all spiritual pleasures more in fruition than expectation.
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What we anticipate seldom occurs; what we least expect generally happens.
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The anticipation of evil courts evil.
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Experience finds few of the scenes that lively hope designs.
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Men spend their lives in anticipations, in determining to be vastly happy at some period or other, when they have time. But the present time has one advantage over every other, it is our own.
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Troubles forereckoned are doubly suffered.
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With every one, the expectation of a misfortune constitutes a dreadful, punishment. Suffering then assumes the proportions of the unknown, which is the soul's infinite.
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The problem is, whether a man constantly and strongly believing, that such a thing shall be, it don't help anything to the effecting of the thing.
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We are apt to rely upon future prospects, and become really expensive while we are only rich in possibility. We live up to our expectations, not to our possessions, and make a figure proportionable to what we may be, not what we are.
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By anticipation we sugar misery and enjoy happiness before they are in being. We can set the sun and stars forward, or lose sight of them by wandering into those retired parts of eternity when the heavens and earth shall be no more.
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I would not anticipate the relish of any happiness, nor feel the weight of any misery, before it actually arrives.
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What we anticipate seldom occurs, what we least expected generally happens.
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I have always been delighted at the prospect of a new day, a fresh try, one more start, with perhaps a bit of magic waiting somewhere behind the morning.
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Such is the state of life, that none are happy but by the anticipation of change: the change itself is nothing; when we have made it, the next wish is to change again.
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Keeping a little ahead of conditions is one of the secrets of business, the trailer seldom goes far.
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