Luxury must be comfortable, otherwise it is not luxury.
A racial community provides not only a sense of identity, that luxury of looking into another's face and seeing yourself reflected back, but a sense of security and support.
What one generation sees as a luxury, the next sees as a necessity.
We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us really happy is something to be enthusiastic about.
Men aren't necessities. They're luxuries.
By rendering the labor of one, the property of the other, they cherish pride, luxury, and vanity on one side; on the other, vice and servility, or hatred and revolt.
Give me the luxuries of life and I will willingly do without the necessities.
To me a lush carpet of pine needles or spongy grass is more welcome than the most luxurious Persian rug.
I grew up thinking of snow as a luxury you visit.
Advertising is the genie which is transforming America into a place of comfort, luxury and ease for millions.
If I could sell 500 million records every time, it would be great.
But I've also had the luxury experience of having it when I was a teenager, in a very kind of model version of it.
We don't have the luxury of time. We spend more because of how we live, but it's important to be with our family and friends.
Staying in luxury hotels still gives me a kick, especially Oulton Hall in Yorkshire. I'd stay in a hotel for the breakfast and room service.
We have entered an age in which education is not just a luxury permitting some men an advantage over others. It has become a necessity without which a person is defenseless in this complex, industrialized society. We have truly entered the century of the educated man.
To me luxury is to be at home with my daughter, and the occasional massage doesn't hurt.
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.
War has become a luxury that only small nations can afford.
It's an amazing luxury to say I'm 31 years old and I'm gonna take a year off. That's pretty amazing.