Language was given us that we might say pleasant things to each other.
The past always looks better than it was. It’s only pleasant because it isn’t here.
To go to heaven, fully to enjoy God, is infinitely better than the most pleasant accommodations here.
A man does not buy his wife a fur coat to keep her warm, but to keep her pleasant.
Be pleasant until ten o’clock in the morning and the rest of the day will take care of itself.
Say what you will about the Ten Commandments, you must always come back to the pleasant fact that there are only ten of them.
The truth that survives is simply the lie that is pleasantest to believe.
We never reflect on how pleasant it is to ask for nothing.
Perhaps one day this too will be pleasant to remember.
Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd.