Desire Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
To burn with desire and keep quiet about it is the greatest punishment we can bring on ourselves.
– Federico García Lorca
The first principle of success is desire — knowing what you want. Desire is the planting of your seed.
– Robert Collier
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.
If you greatly desire something, have the guts to stake everything on obtaining it.
– Brendan Francis
I do desire we may be better strangers.
– William Shakespeare
The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise.
— Maya Angelou
What we insistently desire, over time, is what we become.
– Neal A. Maxwell
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
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
The object of your desire is not an object.
– Jack Gardner
In every living thing there is the desire for love.
– D.H. Lawrence
Ultimately, it is the desire, not the desired, that we love.
– Friedrich Nietzsche
When a person really desires something, all the universe conspires to help that person to realize his dream.
– Paulo Coelho
The desire of death will not always lead you to death but the fear of death will.
– Santosh Kalwar
A desire presupposes the possibility of action to achieve it; action presupposes a goal that is worth achieving.
– Ayn Rand
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