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100 phrases of desire and passion in life

100 phrases of desire and passion in life

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Famous quotes of desire

The key to success is to focus our conscious mind on things we want, not things we fear. Brian Tracy

An objective is not the same as a desire, and this is an important distinction to make. You may have a desire in which you do not intend to act. But you can't have a goal you don't want to act on. Tom morris

A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to defeat others. Ayn Rand

What you are looking for is looking for you. Rumi

Those who restrict their desire do so because they are weak enough to be restricted. William Blake

The desire to be observed, considered, esteemed, praised, loved and admired by our fellow men is one of the earliest and most acute dispositions discovered in the heart of man. John Adams

I always want to learn something useful. Sophocles

You can have everything in life you want if you only help other people get what they want. Zig Ziglar

Suspect what you want. Rumi

Desire is the absurd that keeps the infinity of possibility open. Wendy Farley

Desire never ceases to be insubordinate. Sigmund Freud

To get what he wanted, a man had to give other people what they wanted. Dashiell Hammett

Desire, like the atom, is explosive with creative force. Paul Vernon Buser

A neglected and careless desire is an enemy lurking with the naked dagger. Abraham Miller

The burning desire to be or do something gives us the power to remain, a reason to get up every morning and start over after a disappointment. Marsha Sinetar

Satisfied wishes are nothing more than seeds sown a second time. Edward Counsel

Anything you really want can be achieved, if you are really looking for it. Wayne Dyer

He who desires but does not act breeds pestilence. William Blake

Knowledge is the eye of desire and can become the pilot of the soul. Will durant

Plant the seed of desire in your mind and form a nucleus with power to attract to it everything necessary for its realization. Robert Collier

You are made in the image of what you want. Thomas Merton

The most basic human desire is the feeling of belonging. Fitting is important. Simon Sinek

The nature of desire is not self-satisfaction, and most men live only for self-satisfaction. Aristotle

If you really want something, have the guts to bet everything to get it. Brendan Francis

Let your wishes be governed by reason. Cicero

One must want something to be alive. Margaret Deland

And desires are never here and now, they are non existential. They are mental, they exist in the mind. And they cannot be fulfilled because their own nature is to move towards the future. Osho

The will to win, the desire to succeed, the impulse to reach your full potential ... these are the keys that will open the door to personal excellence. Confucius

Failure does not kill you ... increase your desire to make something happen. Kevin Costner

Desire is what takes you through life until the time comes when you want a higher life. So don't be ashamed that you want so much, but at the same time don't fool yourself thinking that what you want today will be enough tomorrow. Deepak Chopra

It is difficult to contend against the desire of a heart; because what he wants to have he buys at the expense of the soul. Heraclitus

Almost every wish a poor man has is a punishable offense. Louis Ferdinand Celine

As long as there is desire, it is a sure sign that there is imperfection. A perfect and free being cannot have any desire. Vivekananda

All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsions, habit, reason, passion, desire. Aristotle

Lord, grant me that I always want more than I can achieve. Michelangelo

I believe that everything is possible if you have the mentality and the will and the desire to do so and dedicate the necessary time. Roger Clemens

To succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure. Bill cosby

Desire is the key to motivation, but it is determination and commitment to a relentless pursuit of your goal, a commitment to excellence, which will allow you to achieve the success you are looking for. Mario Andretti

The discipline of desire is the background of character. John Locke

Most fears of rejection are based on the desire for approval from other people. Do not base your self-esteem on your opinions. Harvey mackay

If men could consider the events of their own lives with more open minds, they would often discover that they did not really want the things they failed to obtain. Andre Maurois

Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a thought, but a pulsating desire that transcends everything. Napoleon hill

Desire is a powerful force that can be used to make things happen. Marcia Wieder

All cravings are the mind that seeks salvation or realization in external things and in the future as a substitute for the joy of Being. Eckhard Tolle

I used to desire many, many things, but now I only have one wish, and that is to get rid of all my other desires. John cleese

Weak desires produce weak results, just as a small amount of fire produces a small amount of heat. Napoleon hill

One should not lose his desires. They are powerful stimulants of creativity, love and long life. Alexander A. Bogomoletz

There is an invisible force within us; when he recognizes two opposite objects of desire, he strengthens himself. Rumi

Desire is a way out; Desire is the path that leads you outward. If your mind still desires, you cannot walk inwards. Osho

A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to defeat others. Ayn Rand

There is no perpetual mental tranquility while living here; because life itself is nothing more than movement, and it can never be without desire, or without fear, it would be nothing more than meaningless. Thomas Hobbes

The desire to resist oppression is implanted in the nature of man. Tacit

What does it take to be a champion? Desire, dedication, determination, concentration and willingness to win. Patty berg

In every living being there is the desire for love. DH Lawrence

As a child, I had an exorbitant desire for knowledge and, especially, music, painting, plants and science, and algebra was one of my favorite studies. George Washington Carver

Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion and knowledge. Plato

What you lack in talent can be compensated by desire, work and give 110 percent all the time. Don Zimmer

Don't impose what you don't want on others. Confucius

Fantasy reflects desire. Imagination reforms it. Mason Cooley

Every intense desire is perhaps a desire to be different from who we are. Eric Hoffer

Every person who wins in any company must be willing to cut all sources of withdrawal. Only then can one be sure of maintaining that state of mind known as a burning desire to win, essential for success. Napoleon hill

Desire, burning desire, is essential to achieve more than the ordinary. Joseph B. Wirthlin

I never want to talk to a man who has written more than he has read. Samuel Johnson

Desires are just the lack of something: and those who have the greatest desires are in worse condition than those who have none, or very few. Plato

Forbid us something, and we will want that thing. Geoffrey Chaucer

Within all of us we have the divine ability to manifest and attract everything we need and desire. Wayne Dyer

Without a sense of urgency, desire loses its value. Jim Rohn

I don't want to show anything by dancing. I have never used it as an outlet or a means of expressing myself. I only dance. I simply put my feet on the floor and move them. Fred Astaire

Existence does not listen to your desires and does not follow your desires, however beautiful and pious they may be. Existence continues in its own way. Osho

I have always believed that success for anyone is based on momentum, dedication and desire, but for me, it is also about trust and faith. Stephen Curry

Freedom of desire for an answer is essential for the understanding of a problem. Jiddu Krishnamurti

If we want respect for the law, we must first make the law respectable. Louis D. Brandeis

The future is your projection of unfulfilled desires. The more dissatisfied you are, the bigger your future will be. The more unfulfilled your being is, the richer the dreams you have of the future. But everything is alone in your mind. Osho

The deepest desire of the human spirit is to be recognized. Stephen Covey

What do you want a meaning for? Life is a desire, not a meaning. Charlie Chaplin

If you are not someone who has a natural and effortless love for yourself, it is difficult to put aside your desire to please other people, and that really is not an ingredient for a happy life. Anne Hathaway

You will become as small as your controlling desire; as big as the dominant aspiration. James allen

I wake up in the morning divided between a desire to improve the world and a desire to enjoy the world. This makes it difficult to plan the day. EB White

People simply do not realize how much peer pressure, the desire for peer acclamation, influences them. Frederica Mathewes-Green

I see nothing wrong with the human trait of desire. In fact, I consider it an integral part of our success mechanism. Sticking to what we want is what causes the problem. If you must have it to be happy, then you are denying the happiness of the here and now. Peter McWilliams

Love and desire are the wings of the spirit to great feats. Goethe

I strongly believe that when it comes to desire, when it comes to attraction, things are never black and white, there are many shades of gray. Brian Molko

The desire to write grows with writing. Erasmus desiderio

Perseverance is an active principle, and it cannot continue to operate except under the influence of desire. William godwin

The desire to have is the sin of greed. William Shakespeare

Love is when the desire to be desired takes him so badly that he feels he can die of him. Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec

Men freely believe what they want. Julius Caesar

If you are bored of life, you don't wake up every morning with a burning desire to do things, you don't have enough goals. Lou holtz

You have to have this burning desire in your chest to succeed. Rod Stewart

If your true desire is to be good, there is no need to wait for the money before doing so; You can do it now, right now, and right where you are. James allen

Lust is what keeps you wanting to do it even when you don't feel like being with each other. Love is what makes you want to be with each other even when you don't feel like doing it. Judith Viorst

We gladly want other men to be perfect, but we will not amend our own fault. Thomas to Kempis

It is up to us to pray not for tasks equal to our powers, but for powers equal to our tasks, to move forward with a great desire knocking forever at the door of our hearts as we travel towards our distant goal. Helen Keller

The natural desire of good men is knowledge. Leonardo da Vinci

The desire to appear witty often prevents us from being. Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Boredom: the desire for desires. Leo Tolstoy

Imagination is the beginning of creation. If you imagine what you want, you do what you imagine and in the end you will create what you want. George Bernard Shaw

Love is the irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired. Robert Frost

If you pour your life into songs, you want them to be heard. It is a desire to communicate. A deep desire to communicate inspires song writing. Bond

True charity is the desire to be useful to others without thinking of the reward. Emanuel Swedenborg

The mind is a multitude of many desires; it is not a single desire The mind is multi-psychic, and all fragments crumble in different directions. It is a miracle how we stand together; It's a hard fight to stay together. Somehow we managed, but that union remains only on the surface. In the background there is agitation. Osho