Desire Quotes and Sayings - Page 3
You need to know it’s your actions that will make you a good person, not desire.
– Matthew Quick
He begins to die, that quits his desires.
– George Herbert
A man’s desire is for the woman, but the woman’s desire is rarely other than for the desire of the man.
– Samuel Taylor Coleridge
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
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
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.
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
If you start by promising what you don’t even have yet, you’ll lose your desire to work towards getting it.
– Paulo Coelho
The desire of the man is for the woman, but the desire of the woman is for the desire of the man.
– Madame de Stael
Desire is the key that opens the door when opportunity knocks.
Never let go of that fiery sadness called desire.
– Patti Smith