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In Genesis, it says that it is not good for a man to be alone; but sometimes it is a great relief.
Death will be a great relief. No more interviews.
I always felt that the great high privilege, relief and comfort of friendship was that one had to explain nothing.
Perhaps all pleasure is only relief.
William S. Burroughs
For years my wedding ring has done its job. It has led me not into temptation. It has reminded my husband numerous times at parties that it's time to go home. It has been a source of relief to a dinner companion. It has been a status symbol in the maternity ward.
A satirist is a man whose flesh creeps so at the ugly and the savage and the incongruous aspects of society that he has to express them as brutally and nakedly as possible in order to get relief.
John Dos Passos
The office of drama is to exercise, possibly to exhaust, human emotions. The purpose of comedy is to tickle those emotions into an expression of light relief; of tragedy, to wound them and bring the relief of tears. Disgust and terror are the other points of the compass.
There are two sighs of relief every night in the life of an opera manager. The first comes when the curtain goes up The second sigh of relief comes when the final curtain goes down without any disaster, and one realizes, gratefully, that the miracle has happened again.
Whenever the pressure of our complex city life thins my blood and numbs my brain, I seek relief in the trail; and when I hear the coyote wailing to the yellow dawn, my cares fall from me - I am happy.
Laughter is the tonic, the relief, the surcease for pain.
Under certain circumstances, urgent circumstances, desperate circumstances, profanity provides a relief denied even to prayer.
We need three kinds of pitching: left handed, right handed, and relief.
A manager uses a relief pitcher like a six shooter, he fires until it's empty then takes the gun and throws it at the villain.
Too many pitchers, that's all, there are just too many pitchers Ten or twelve on a team. Don't see how any of them get enough work. Four starting pitchers and one relief man ought to be enough. Pitch 'em every three days and you'd find they'd get control and good, strong arms.
All of his saves have come in relief appearances.
The three-thousand hitting thing was the first time I let individual pressure get to me. I was uptight about it. When I saw the hit going through, I had a sigh of relief more than anything.
And thou wilt give thyself relief, if thou doest every act of thy life as if it were the last.
Can I see another's woe, and not be in sorrow too? Can I see another's grief, and not seek for kind relief?
A women under stress is not immediately concerned with finding solutions to her problems but rather seeks relief by expressing herself and being understood.
For fast-acting relief try slowing down.
Death is the wish of some, the relief of many, and the end of all.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Living is a sickness to which sleep provides relief every sixteen hours. It's a palliative. The remedy is death.
Anyone who has obeyed nature by transmitting a piece of gossip experiences the explosive relief that accompanies the satisfying of a primary need.
The difference between relief pitching when I did it today is simple, there is too much of it. It's one of those cases where more is not necessarily better.
The United States is not stingy. We are the greatest contributor to international relief efforts in the world.
It is time for Congress to provide relief for tobacco farmers. Since the 1930's tobacco production has been regulated by a quota system, which required farmers to purchase quota in order to grow tobacco.
I had always dreamed of winning Wimbledon and when it happened it was very stressful. It was more of a relief!
Most of us... are simply just trying to get through the day. And wait for those times in their life that are markers, that put things into relief. That's why we like movies and books so much.
Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But for children play is serious learning. Play is really the work of childhood.
I had a lot of time to think, and that is not good for your mind. And when it actually happened, it was not so much a celebration but the relief. It was an exorcism anxiety. After each race there is a procedure in which you get taken off to the podium and the TV interviews.
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