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"LOVE: A word properly applied to our delight in particular kinds of food sometimes metaphorically spoken of the favorite objects of all our appetites."

"A poem begins in delight and ends in wisdom."

"We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too big for the body."

"Since the printing press came into being, poetry has ceased to be the delight of the whole community of man it has become the amusement and delight of the few."

"It's a delight to trust somebody so completely."

"Not by appointment do we meet delight Or joy they heed not our expectancy But round some corner of the streets of life they of a sudden greet us with a smile."

"She discovered with great delight that one does not love one's children just because they are one's children but because of the friendship formed while raising them."

"How could man rejoice in victory and delight in the slaughter of men?"

"The infliction of cruelty with a good conscience is a delight to moralists. That is why they invented Hell."

"And I pray thee, loving Jesus, that as Thou hast graciously given me to drink in with delight the words of Thy knowledge, so Thou wouldst mercifully grant me to attain one day to Thee, the fountain of all wisdom and to appear forever before Thy face."

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