A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
But I don't want comfort. I want God, I want poetry, I want real danger, I want freedom, I want goodness. I want sin.
Comfort is no test of truth. Truth is often far from being comfortable.
I got a king-sized bed. I don't know any kings, but if one came over, I guess he'd be comfortable.
In a world filled with hate, we must still dare to hope. In a world filled with anger, we must still dare to comfort. In a world filled with despair, we must still dare to dream. And in a world filled with distrust, we must still dare to believe.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
Rich men's houses are seldom beautiful, rarely comfortable, and never original. It is a constant source of surprise to people of moderate means to observe how little a big fortune contributes to Beauty.
The superior man thinks only of virtue; the common man thinks only of comfort.
The worldly comforts are not for me. I am like a traveller, who takes rest under a tree in the shade and then goes on his way.
Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.
We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us happy is something to be enthusiastic about.