Melancholy is the pleasure of being sad
(February 26, 1802 - May 22, 1885)
Many men are melancholy by hearing music, but it is a pleasing melancholy that it causeth; and therefore to such as are discontent, in woe, fear, sorrow, or dejected, it is a most present remedy
(February 08, 1577 - January 25, 1640)
Melancholy is sadness that has taken on lightness
(October 15, 1923 - September 19, 1985)
I have often thought what a melancholy world this would be without children, and what an inhuman world without the aged
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
(October 21, 1772 - July 25, 1834)
He's been involved in masterminding a lot of the insurgents' efforts in Iraq. We know that he is connected directly to bin Laden. We know that he's connected to terrorist attacks all over the world.
It is certainly not the least charm of a theory that it is refutable
(October 15, 1844 - August 25, 1900)
There's less violence in the world when people are using Hula-Hoops.