Desire Quotes and Sayings
Without a strong desire to achieve something nothing is accomplished.
The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small fire makes a small amount of heat.
– Napoleon Hill
The world you desire can be won, it exists, it is real, it is possible, it is yours.
– Ayn Rand
The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise.
— Maya Angelou
The first principle of success is desire — knowing what you want. Desire is the planting of your seed.
– Robert Collier
To burn with desire and keep quiet about it is the greatest punishment we can bring on ourselves.
– Federico García Lorca
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart’s desire. The other is to gain it.
– George Bernard Shaw
What we insistently desire, over time, is what we become.
– Neal A. Maxwell
In every living thing there is the desire for love.
– D.H. Lawrence
The intelligent desire self-control; children want candy.
I do desire we may be better strangers.
– William Shakespeare
If you greatly desire something, have the guts to stake everything on obtaining it.
– Brendan Francis
When a person really desires something, all the universe conspires to help that person to realize his dream.
– Paulo Coelho
Love is often gentle, desire always a rage.
– Mignon McLaughlin
Ultimately, it is the desire, not the desired, that we love.
– Friedrich Nietzsche