Samuel Johnson quote about happiness from The History of Rasselas, Prince of Abissinia (1759) - Man surely has some latent sense for which this place affords no gratification; or he has some desire distinct from sense, which must be satisfied before he can be happy.
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Quotes by Samuel Johnson · Quotes from The History of Rasselas, Prince of Abissinia · Quotes about happiness · Quotes about desire · Quotes about gratification

Man surely has some latent sense for which this place affords no gratification; or he has some desire distinct from sense, which must be satisfied before he can be happy.

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Samuel Johnson quote about happiness from The History of Rasselas, Prince of Abissinia (1759) - Man surely has some latent sense for which this place affords no gratification; or he has some desire distinct from sense, which must be satisfied before he can be happy.
Samuel Johnson quote about happiness from The History of Rasselas, Prince of Abissinia (1759) - Man surely has some latent sense for which this place affords no gratification; or he has some desire distinct from sense, which must be satisfied before he can be happy.
Samuel Johnson quote about happiness from The History of Rasselas, Prince of Abissinia (1759) - Man surely has some latent sense for which this place affords no gratification; or he has some desire distinct from sense, which must be satisfied before he can be happy.
Samuel Johnson quote about happiness from The History of Rasselas, Prince of Abissinia (1759) - Man surely has some latent sense for which this place affords no gratification; or he has some desire distinct from sense, which must be satisfied before he can be happy.