Desire Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
The first principle of success is desire — knowing what you want. Desire is the planting of your seed.
- Robert Collier
The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise.
— Maya Angelou
Why then, can one desire too much of a good thing?
- William Shakespeare
What we insistently desire, over time, is what we become.
- Neal A. Maxwell
The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential…there are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence.
Desire grows by what it feeds on.
- L.M. Montgomery
Love is often gentle, desire always a rage.
- Mignon McLaughlin
Everyone believes very easily whatever he fears or desires.
- Jean de La Fontaine
In every living thing there is the desire for love.
- D.H. Lawrence
When a person really desires something, all the universe conspires to help that person to realize his dream.
- Paulo Coelho
If you greatly desire something, have the guts to stake everything on obtaining it.
- Brendan Francis
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart’s desire. The other is to gain it.
- George Bernard Shaw
Where such men love they have no desire and where they desire they cannot love.
- Sigmund Freud
A desire presupposes the possibility of action to achieve it; action presupposes a goal that is worth achieving.
- Ayn Rand
I do desire we may be better strangers.
- William Shakespeare
One must count ones riches by the means one has to satisfy his desires.
- Abbé Prévost
We trifle when we assign limits to our desires, since nature hath set none.
- Christian Nestell Bovee
Desiring money kills desire. Money kills desire.
- André Chamson
There are few things we should keenly desire if we really knew what we wanted.
- François de La Rochefoucauld
We are all created by desire and we all die because of desire.
- Santosh Kalwar
Give expression to the noble desires that lie in your heart.
- Gordon B Hinckley
It’s hard to feel desire when you don’t feel desirable.
- Christine Feehan
Every man has his secret desire, I suppose, and mine is someday to own a farm.
- A.G. Street
Desire is half of life, indifference is half of death.
- Kahlil Gibran
Man is a creation of desire, not a creation of need.
- Gaston Bachelard