He labors vainly, who endeavors to please every person.
Look for a long time at what pleases you, and for a longer time at what pains you.
There just isn’t any pleasing some people. The trick is to stop trying.
Would you live with ease, Do what you ought, and not what you please.
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The art of pleasing consists of being pleased.
The more one pleases everybody, the less one pleases profoundly.
These deities have demanded the most abject and degrading obedience. In order to please them, man must lay his very face in the dust. Of course, they have always been partial to the people who created them, and have generally shown their partiality by assisting those people to rob and destroy others, and to ravish […]
I’ve done more harm by the falseness of trying to please than by the honesty of trying to hurt.
Power is the ability not to have to please.