Desire Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
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.
To burn with desire and keep quiet about it is the greatest punishment we can bring on ourselves.
– Federico García Lorca
What we insistently desire, over time, is what we become.
– Neal A. Maxwell
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
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
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
Desire urges me on, while fear bridals me.
– Giordano Bruno
It’s wonderful to feel desired. There’s a sense of power in it, really.
– Nancy Horan
All day and all night my desire for you unwinds like a poisonous snake.
– Samar Sen
One loves ultimately one’s desires, not the thing desired.
– Friedrich Nietzsche
The secret of happiness is to admire without desiring. And that is not happiness.
– F. H. Bradley