Comfort Quotes

Most popular comfort quotes

Food is the most primitive form of comfort.

food

Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.
Comfort, however, easily merges into license.
One sits uncomfortably on a too comfortable cushion.
In misery it is a great comfort to have a companion.
It's good to do uncomfortable things. It's weight training for life.
Comfort comes as a guest, lingers to become a host and stays to enslave us.

habit

The nature of lies is to please. Truth has no concern for anyone's comfort.

lies

A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
Comfort, n.  A state of mind produced by contemplation of a neighbor's uneasiness.
There is no substitute for the comfort supplied by the utterly taken-for-granted relationship.
Familiarity can periodically provide people with an intrinsic sense of comfort, no matter how sick.

familiarity

Comforting truths, they call it!  Truth is meant to save you first, and the comfort comes afterward.
Minds, like bodies, will often fall into a pimpled, ill-conditioned state from mere excess of comfort.

adversity mind

I tore myself away from the safe comfort of certainties through my love for truth—and truth rewarded me.

certainty

An adventure is an inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is an adventure wrongly considered.

adventure

To the degree we're not living our dreams, our comfort zone has more control of us than we have over ourselves.
The lust for comfort, that stealthy thing that enters the house a guest, and then becomes a host, and then a master.
I have stepped outside my comfort zone enough to know that, yes, the world does fall apart, but not in the way that you fear.
Or have you only comfort, and the lust for comfort, that stealthy thing that enters the house a guest, and then becomes a host, and then a master?
Most of the luxuries, and many of the so-called comforts, of life are not only not indispensable, but positive hindrances to the elevation of mankind.

luxury

If one scheme of happiness fails, human nature turns to another; if the first calculation is wrong, we make a second better: we find comfort somewhere.

happiness

It is an illusion to think that more comfort means more happiness. Happiness comes of the capacity to feel deeply, to enjoy simply, to think freely, to be needed.

happiness

If a nation values anything more than freedom, it will lose its freedom; and the irony of it is that if it is comfort or money that it values more, it will lose that too.

freedom

The sad thing is that, even though we know our lives aren't working in certain areas, we are still afraid to change. We are locked into our comfort zone, no matter how self-destructive it may be.

change

Minds, like bodies, will often fall into a pimpled, ill-conditioned state from mere excess of comfort, and like them, are often successfully cured by remedies in themselves very nauseous and unpalatable.
In the arms of the angel
Fly away from here
From this dark, cold hotel room
And the endlessness that you fear
You are pulled from the wreckage
Of your silent reverie
You're in the arms of the angel
May you find some comfort here.
You have to leave the city of your comfort and go into the wilderness of your intuition.  You can't get there by bus, only by hard work and risk and by not quite knowing what you're doing, but what you'll discover will be wonderful. What you'll discover will be yourself.
I have never cared for an upholstered life, and, please God, I never shall. The protected existence, as I see it, is to refuse the risks, to be prudent and aquiescent, to sit tight, perhaps to climb cautiously, but never to plunge. I'd rather be squashed at the bottom of the heap than be planted at the top.

adversity