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Money can't buy happiness, but it can make you awfully comfortable while you're being miserable. - Clare Boothe Luce


There are risks and costs to a program of action. But they are far less than the long-range risks and costs of comfortable inaction. - John Fitzgerald Kennedy


In England we have come to rely upon a comfortable time-lag of fifty years or a century intervening between the perception that something ought to be done and a serious attempt to do it. - H. G. Wells


Old age, believe me, is a good and pleasant thing. It is true you are gently shouldered off the stage, but then you are given such a comfortable front stall as spectator. - Jane Harrison


Civilization is a conspiracy. Modern life is the silent compact of comfortable folk to keep up pretences.The best prayers have often more groans than words. - John Buchan


It is more comfortable to feel that we are a slight improvement on a monkey than such a falling off from the angels. - Finley Peter Dunne


A man cannot be comfortable without his own approval. - Mark Twain


Men fear thought as they fear nothing else on earth, more than ruin, more even than death. Thought is subversive and revolutionary, destructive and terrible, thought is merciless to privilege, established institutions, and comfortable habit. Thought looks into the pit of hell and is not afraid. Thought is great and swift and free, the light of the world, and the chief glory of man. - Bertrand Russell


The avocation of assessing the failures of better men can be turned into a comfortable livelihood, providing you back it up with a Ph.D. - Nelson Algren