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Amusement to an observing mind is study.
~ Benjamin Disraeli | ( British politician and author. ) | 1804-1881 | Amusement
quotes Division : British Authors and Writers   
     
If those who are the enemies of innocent amusements had the direction of the world, they would take away the spring, and youth, the former from the year, the latter from human life.
~ Honore de Balzac | ( French novelist. ) | 1799-1850 | Amusement
quotes Division : Novelists   
     
Life would be tolerable but for its amusements.
~ George Bernard Shaw | ( Irish writer. ) | 1856-1950 | Amusement
quotes Division : Irish writers   
     
Nothing is so perfectly amusing as a total change of ideas.
~ Laurence Sterne | (British writer. ) | 1713-1768 | Amusement
quotes Division : British Authors and Writers   
     
The intellectual man requires a fine bait; the sots are easily amused. But everybody is drugged with his own frenzy, and the pageant marches at all hours, with music and banner and badge.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson | ( U.S. poet ) | 1803-1882 | Amusement
quotes Division : American poets   
     
To a man of pleasure every moment appears to be lost, which partakes not of the vivacity of amusement.
~ Joseph Addison | (English essayist and poet ) | 1672 - 1719 | Amusement
quotes Division : Essayists   
     
When I play with my cat, who knows whether she is not amusing herself with me more than I with her.
~ Michel Eyquem de Montaigne | ( French philosopher and essayist. ) | 1533-1592 | Amusement
quotes Division : French Philosophers