Suicidal glory is the luxury of the irresponsible. We're not giving up. We're waiting for a better opportunity to win.
Howard Hughes was able to afford the luxury of madness, like a man who not only thinks he is Napoleon but hires an army to prove it.
Advertising is the genie which is transforming America into a place of comfort, luxury and ease for millions.
Many baseball fans look upon an umpire as a sort of necessary evil to the luxury of baseball, like the odor that follows an automobile.
I always thought I should be treated like a star.
When I'm living in the world of luxury and celebrity, which is where I found myself for a large part of my life, it's a walk-on part. Not a vital necessity, like it is for so many people. I enjoy it but I can see right through it!
A point of view can be a dangerous luxury when substituted for insight and understanding.
The ultimate of being successful is the luxury of giving yourself the time to do what you want to do.
The great majority of men, especially in France, both desire and possess a fashionable woman, much in the way one might own a fine horse - as a luxury befitting a young man.
I love luxury. And luxury lies not in richness and ornateness but in the absence of vulgarity. Vulgarity is the ugliest word in our language. I stay in the game to fight it.
Sell not your liberty to gratify your luxury.
A library is not a luxury but one of the necessities of life.
It is impossible to overdo luxury
It was luxuries like air conditioning that brought down the Roman Empire. With air conditioning their windows were shut, they couldn't hear the barbarians coming.
Living in the lap of luxury isn't bad, except that you never know when luxury is going to stand up
Poverty wants some things, Luxury many things, Avarice all things
Utility is when you have one telephone, luxury is when you have two, opulence is when you have three - and paradise is when you have none.
Morality is a private and costly luxury
No people in history have ever survived who thought they could protect their freedom by making themselves inoffensive to their enemies
Give us the luxuries of life, and we will dispense with its necessaries
Some people think luxury is the opposite of poverty. It is not. It is the opposite of vulgarity.
The saddest thing I can imagine is to get used to luxury.
But that's one of the nice things about doing a stage show, if something doesn't work out, you have the luxury of working on it over time.
Contemplation seems to be about the only luxury that costs nothing.
In marriage there are no manners to keep up, and beneath the wildest accusations no real criticism. Each is familiar with that ancient child in the other who may erupt again. We are not ridiculous to ourselves. We are ageless. That is the luxury of the wedding ring.