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Quotes of joy

  1. It is only in sorrow bad weather masters us; in joy we face the storm and defy it. – Amelia Barr
  2. I can tell you, dearest friend, that if it became known how much friendship, love and a world of human and spiritual references I have smuggled into these three movements, the adherents of programme music- should there be any left- would go mad with joy – Alban Berg
  3. How good is man's life, the mere living! How fit to employ all the heart and the soul and the senses forever in joy – Robert Browning
  4. I make a living doing what I love doing, and it's what brings me joy – Tom Cochrane
  5. It's very difficult for me to dislike an artist. No matter what he's creating, the fact that he's experiencing the joy of creation makes me feel like we're in a brotherhood of some kind... we're in it together. – Chick Corea
  6. The real joy is in constructing a sentence. But I see myself as an actor first because writing is what you do when you are ready and acting is what you do when someone else is ready. – Steve Martin
  7. I can say that I never knew what joy was like until I gave up pursuing happiness, or cared to live until I chose to die. For these two discoveries I am beholden to Jesus. – Malcolm Muggeridge
  8. I will not be just a tourist in the world of images, just watching images passing by which I cannot live in, make love to, possess as permanent sources of joy and ecstasy. – Anais Nin
  9. My professional life in Hollywood has been filled with joy and laughter. – Carroll O'Connor
  10. But paying is part of the game of life: it is the joy of buying that we crave. – Gilbert Parker
  11. Technological society has succeeded in multiplying the opportunities for pleasure, but it has great difficulty in generating joy – Pope Paul VI
  12. There is nothing greater than the joy of composing something oneself and then listening to it. – Clara Schumann
  13. Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls. – Mother Teresa
  14. Labor wants pride and joy in doing good work, a sense of making or doing something beautiful or useful- to be treated with dignity and respect as brother and sister. – Thorstein Veblen
  15. I don't think of myself as a role model. I do try to live in a compassionate, considerate and positive way. The only advice I can offer is to find what you love to do, find the joy in it, and express yourself through your passion. – Barry Williams

Usage examples for joy

  1. I put my hand out to you in joy – The Kempton-Wace Letters by Jack London Anna Strunsky
  2. They were all young and full of the joy of living. – The Husbands of Edith by George Barr McCutcheon
  3. It is enough to make one faint with joy – A Little Girl in Old Philadelphia by Amanda Minnie Douglas
  4. Even her joy in the camp was forgotten for a moment. – In the Wilderness by Robert Hichens
  5. Let me cry for joy – A Singer from the Sea by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
  6. A look of joy flashed over his face. – Sweethearts at Home by S. R. Crockett
  7. Sweet Joy but two days old. – Journeys Through Bookland V2 by Charles H. Sylvester
  8. There's joy in it too. – The Debit Account by Oliver Onions
  9. What joy have you had here? – Four Arthurian Romances "Erec et Enide", "Cliges", "Yvain", and "Lancelot" by Chretien DeTroyes
  10. She has had so little joy – Ideala by Sarah Grand
  11. No. You are right- not with joy – Mattie:--A Stray (Vol 3 of 3) by Frederick William Robinson
  12. His joy shall be in evil. – The Everlasting Arms by Joseph Hocking
  13. I thought she would have gone mad with joy – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  14. Great was his joy – Superwomen by Albert Payson Terhune
  15. You cannot think what a joy it is to hear the little one cry for the first time. – Stories by Foreign Authors: Polish by Various
  16. At last there came a message which brought them great joy – Rainbow's End by Rex Beach
  17. But joy and peace came back to Jacqueline. – Jacqueline, Complete by (Mme. Blanc) Th. Bentzon Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  18. If I could possibly love you more, it would be because you gave him that joy – Marcella by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  19. Here's an hour o' joy – Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland, Volume XXIV. by Revised by Alexander Leighton
  20. On the back of one of these I saw " Corelli", and on another- great joy – My Brilliant Career by Miles Franklin

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