Relish Related Quotes

Happiness does not consist in things themselves but in the relish we have of them; and a man has attained it when he enjoys what he loves and desires himself, and not what other people think lovely and desirable.

Francois De La Rochefoucauld

“A man is insensible to the relish of prosperity until he has tasted adversity.”


Think big thoughts but relish small pleasures.

H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Listen, man: I am not the industrial godfather, king, whatever. I don't relish that title. I don't like it. I think it's limiting. I do country, I do blues. I don't just go straight.

Al Jourgensen

To him who has nothing it is forbidden not to relish filth.

Samuel Beckett

Children, we cannot control our mind without controlling our desire for taste. The health aspect, not the taste, should be the prime criteria in choosing the food. We cannot relish the blossoming of the heart without foregoing the taste of the tongue.

Mata Amritanandamayi

I think it is interesting to think about the absolute animal relish young people have for rhythm and rhyme.

Andrew Motion

“I was never unusually squeamish; I could sometimes eat a fried rat with a good relish, if it was necessary”

Henry David Thoreau

An agreeable figure and winning manner, which inspire affection without love, are always new. Beauty loses its relish, the graces never, after the longest acquaintance, they are no less agreeable than at first.

Henry Home, Lord Kames

Everybody ought to relish profitability.

Ruqaiyyah Waris Maqsood