56 Amusement Quotes to Find Enjoyment

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Amusement is to experiencing some enjoyment or finding something funny. The below amusement quotes will inspire you to find enjoyment in every moment of your life. Apart from these amusement quotes, you can also read other motivational quotes on architecture, art, arrogance, and attraction.

Here is a collection of inspirational amusement quotes to find happiness in every moment of your life.

1. “A grown-up man behaving like a baby was shocking and very embarrassing at the time. But finding amusement in the worst memories may be the best way to move on.” ― Reham Khan

2. “A man who can laugh at himself is truly blessed, for he will never lack for amusement.” ― James Carlos Blake

3. “And pictures of perfection, as you know, make me sick and wicked.” ― Jane Austen

4. “Hard work done for a hobby don’t feel so hard !” ― Amit Kalantri

5. “I believe that entertainment and amusements are the work of the Enemy to keep dying men from knowing they’re dying; and to keep enemies of God from remembering that they’re enemies.” ― A.W. Tozer

6. “Love is not a thing to be spoken about but a feeling to be amused with because it is nothing more than an amusement in today’s world.” ― Amit Abraham

7. “One must be serious about something if one wants to have any amusement in life.” ― Oscar Wilde

8. “You live but once; you might as well be amusing.” ― Coco Chanel

9. “Amusing oneself is not only more pleasant than thinking, but it is also more profound.” ― Marty Rubin

10. “Don’t let your teeth make you lose respect by permanently keeping them opened for the sake of being friendly.” ― Michael Bassey Johnson

11. “Have you ever read stories that weren’t true?” demanded Paula.” ― Lucy Maud Montgomery

12. “Idling of our elders is called business; the idling of boys, though quite like it, is punished by those same elders, and no one pities either the boys or the men.” ― Augustine of Hippo

13. “Nothing amuses people more than a cocky guy who starts losing.” ― Criss Jami

14. “Now to exert oneself and work for the sake of amusement seems silly and utterly childish. But to amuse oneself in order that one may exert oneself, as Anacharsis puts it, seems right; for amusement is a sort of relaxation, and we need relaxation because we cannot work continuously. Relaxation, then, is not an end; for it is taken for the sake of activity.” ― Aristotle

15. “The past never enticed me, the same with the future. That left me free to wander and amuse myself.” ― Marty Rubin

16. “To amuse oneself in order that one may exert oneself, as Anacharsis puts it, seems right; for amusement is a sort of relaxation, and we need relaxation because we cannot work continuously.” ― Aristotle

17. “Amusement has always been the great moving force behind culture.” ― Italo Calvino

18. “Do not read, as children do, to amuse yourself, or like the ambitious, for the purpose of instruction. No, read in order to live.” ― Gustave Flaubert

19. “Everyone now agrees that a physics lacking all connection with mathematics … would only be a historical amusement, fitter for entertaining the idle than for occupying the mind of a philosopher.” ― Franz Karl Achard

20. “Happiness does not lie in amusement; it would be strange if one were to take the trouble and suffer hardship all one’s life in order to amuse oneself” ― Aristotle

21. “it is a wretched thing when amusement becomes a vocation. Amusement should be used to do us good “like a medicine”; it must never be used as the food of the individual.” ― Charles H. Spurgeon

22. “Let us read, and let us dance; these two amusements will never do any harm to the world.” ― Voltaire

23. “Once art served to educate and edify, now it distracts and amuses.” ― James Rozoff

24. “To be depressed or neurotic is passive. It has happened to all of us; we are it’s victim and we have no control over it.” ― William Glasser M.D.

25. “You would be much amused with the animals round the ranch.” ― Theodore Roosevelt

26. “Cats will amusingly tolerate humans only until someone comes up with a tin opener that can be operated with a paw.” ― Terry Pratchett

27. “Declarations of love amuse me. Especially when unrequited.” ― Cassandra Clare

28. “Do not train a child to learn by force or harshness; but direct them to it by what amuses their minds, so that you may be better able to discover with accuracy the peculiar bent of the genius of each.” ― Plato

29. “I think hiccup cures were really invented for the amusement of the patient’s friends.” ― Bill Watterson

30. “I want God to play in my bloodstream the way sunlight amuses itself on the water.” ― Elizabeth Gilbert

31. “Nothing really mattered that much, not the good things and not the bad ones. We were in the business of mutual amusement, and we were reasonably prosperous.” ― John Green

32. “People frequently bore me, sometimes amuse me, most often irritate me, but rarely intrigue me.” ― Jeaniene Frost

33. “The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.” ― Voltaire

34. “A marriage is no amusement but a solemn act, and generally a sad one.” ― Queen Victoria

35. “A moderated religion is as good for us as no religion at all—and more amusing.” ― C.S. Lewis

36. “I call myself the Amusement Park. That’s because I’m funny and scary at the same time.” ― Terry Crews

37. “I look just like the girls next door… if you happen to live next door to an amusement park.” ― Dolly Parton

38. “I’m not here for your amusement. You’re here for mine.” ― John Lydon

39. “Knowledge which is acquired under compulsion has no hold on the mind. Therefore do not use compulsion, but let early education be a sort of amusement; you will then be better able to discover the child’s natural bent.” ― Plato

40. “Our lives are one endless stretch of misery punctuated by processed fast foods and the occasional crisis or amusing curiosity.” ― Augusten Burroughs

41. “Prayer is not an old woman’s idle amusement. Properly understood and applied, it is the most potent instrument of action.” ― Mahatma Gandhi

42. “Amusement’ is appealing because we don’t have to think; it spares us the fear and anxiety that might otherwise prey on our thoughts.” ― John Ortberg

43. “Art is creative for the sake of realization, not for amusement… for transfiguration, not for the sake of play.” ― Max Beckmann

44. “Films have degenerated to their original operation as carnival amusement – they offer not drama but thrills.” ― David Mamet

45. “I’m very good with technology, I always have been, and with machines in general. They seem not threatening like other people find them, but a source of fun and amusement.” ― Brian Eno

46. “Looking at yourself through the media is like looking at one of those rippled mirrors in an amusement park.” ― Edmund S. Muskie

47. “One of the first duties of a Scout is obedience to authority. He must obey his orders in the first place and put his own amusement or desires in the second.” ― Robert Baden-Powell

48. “Painting is not for me either decorative amusement, or the plastic invention of felt reality; it must be every time: invention, discovery, revelation.” ― Max Ernst

49. “To a man of pleasure every moment appears to be lost, which partakes not of the vivacity of amusement.” ― Joseph Addison

50. “I read with some amusement my reputation as a ladies’ man. My friends are amused by that, too, because they know my life.” ― Leonard Cohen

51. “I’m trying all kinds of crazy stuff at house shows just for my own amusement and to see what the people are gonna do.” ― Dean Ambrose

52. “I’ve always had a thing for theme parks and their less-glorious cousins, amusement parks, the carnival midway, and others of such ilk.” ― Greg Rucka

53. “In the context of worship, amusement is a waste of time and a waste of life, and therefore a form of sin.” ― John Ortberg

54. “One of my best friends is named David Leventhal, and it has always been a constant source of amusement to see how the similarity and differences play out in our lives.” ― David Levithan

55. “Sometimes I get very dressed up just to go to the corner for some bread; I dress for my own amusement.” ― Paloma Picasso

56. “Truth is not exciting enough to those who depend on the characters and lives of their neighbors for all their amusement.” ― George Bancroft

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