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Aldous Leonard Huxley

The beatitude into which the enlightened soul is delivered is something quite different from pleasure... Blessedness depends on non-attachment and selflessness, therefore can be enjoyed without satiety and without revulsion; is a participation in eternity, and therefore remains itself without diminution or fluctuation.

Blessedness | Character | Eternity | Pleasure | Satiety | Soul |

Homer NULL

There is satiety of all things, of sleep and love, of sweet song and the goodly dance.

Love | Satiety |

Heraclitus or Heraclitus of Ephesus NULL

God is day and night, winter and summer, war and peace, satiety and hunger.

Day | God | Hunger | Peace | Satiety | War |

Pindar NULL

Dull satiety blunts all eagerness of expectation.

Expectation | Satiety |

Théophile Gautier, fully Pierre Jules Théophile Gautier, aka Le Bon Theo

White men should exhibit the same insensibility to moral tortures that red men do to physical torments.

Heart | Love | Man | Pleasure | Satiety | Self |