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One must not lose desires. They are mighty stimulants to creativeness, to love, and to long life. (Quote by - Alexander A. Bogomoletz)

All women's dresses are merely variations on the eternal struggle between admitted desire to dress and the unadmitted desire to undress. (Quote by - Lin Yutang)

Nothing great is created suddenly, any more than a bunch of grapes or a fig. If you tell me that you desire a fig. I answer you that there must be time. Let it first blossom, then bear fruit, then ripen. (Quote by - Epictetus)

We grow like flowers, and bear desire, The odor of the human flowers. (Quote by - Richard Henry Stoddard)

When you want something, the whole Universe conspires to help you realise your desire. (Quote by - Paulo Coelho)

Freedom is not procured by a full enjoyment of what is desired, but by controlling the desire. (Quote by - Epictetus)

Man is an animal which, alone among the animals, refuses to be satisfied by the fulfilment of animal desires. (Quote by - Alexander Graham Bell)

I have known more men destroyed by the desire to have wife and child and to keep them in comfort than I have seen destroyed by drink and harlots. (Quote by - W B Yeats)

Your chances of success are directly proportional to the degree of pleasure you desire from what you do. If you are in a job you hate, face the fact squarely and get out. (Quote by - Michael Korda)

What man knows is everywhere at war with what he wants. (Quote by - Joseph Wood Krutch)

We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is, the more he is inspired by glory (Quote by - Marcus Tullius Cicero)

Without a sense of urgency, desire loses its value. (Quote by - Jim Rohn)

Yet it is in this loneliness that the deepest activities begin. It is here that you discover act without motion, labor that is profound repose, vision in obscurity, and, beyond all desire, a fulfillment whose limits extend to infinity. (Quote by - Thomas Merton)

Every intense desire is perhaps a desire to be different from what we are. (Quote by - Eric Hoffer)

Better murder an infant in its cradle than nurse an unacted desire. (Quote by - William Blake)

Where desire doth bear the sway - the heart must rule, the head obey. (Quote by - Francis Davidson)

Man wants to live, but it is useless to hope that this desire will dictate all his actions. (Quote by - Albert Camus)

I've seen firsthand coming here with empty pockets but full of dreams, full of desire, full of will to succeed, but with the opportunities that I had, I could make it. This is why we have to get back and bring California back to where it once was. (Quote by - Arnold Schwarzenegger)

Decide that you want it more than you are afraid of it. (Quote by - Bill Cosby)

Age, that lessens the enjoyment of life, increases our desire of living (Quote by - Oliver Goldsmith)

The secret of happiness is to admire without desiring. And that is not happiness. (Quote by - F. H. Bradley)

You can have anything you want if you want it desperately enough. You must want it with an inner exuberance that erupts through the skin and joins the energy that created the world. (Quote by - Sheila Graham)

Some people wanted champagne and caviar when they should have had beer and hot dogs. (Quote by - Dwight D. Eisenhower)

Dreams do come true, if we only wish hard enough, You can have anything in life if you will sacrifice everything else for it. (Quote by - Sir James M. Barrie)

A shot glass of desire is greater than a pitcher of talent. (Quote by - Andy Munthe)

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