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“I like extravagance. Letters which give the postman a stiff back to carry, books which overflow from their covers, sexuality which bursts the thermometers.”
“Extravagance. The price of indulging yourself in your youth in the things that you cannot afford is poverty and dependence in your old age.”
“... we owe something to extravagance, for thrift and adventure seldom go hand in hand ...”
“Spending money is my only extravagance.”
“A man who accustoms himself to buy superfluities, is often in want of necessaries.”
“He who buys what he does not want ends in wanting what he cannot buy.”
“... we both deplore extravagance. He deplores mine and I deplore his.”