A contented person enjoys a long life.
A day of sorrow is longer than a month of joy.
A good thing is esteemed more in its absence than in its enjoyment.
A joy that's shared is a joy made double.
A joyful evening may follow a sorrowful morning.
A joyous evening often leads to a sorrowful morning.
A poor man's joy has much alloy.
Be what you appear to be. [Act up to the reputation which you enjoy.]
Better joy in a cottage than sorrow in a palace.
Children are certain sorrow, but uncertain joy.
Enjoy your little while the fool seeks for more.
Enjoy yourself, for there is nothing in the world we can call our own.
Enjoy yourself. It's later than you think.
Enjoying the fruits of the labour of others.
Every life has its joy, every joy its law.
Great discomfort arises from too hearty a supper: if you would enjoy a tranquil sleep let your supper be a light one.
He took care to enjoy himself as long as life lasted. [N.B. A good epitaph for an alderman.]
He who allows his day to pass by without practicing generosity and enjoying life's pleasures is like a blacksmith's bellows: he breathes but does not live.
He who enjoys good health is rich, though he knows it not.
He who would enjoy the feast should fast on the eve.
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