To burn with desire and keep quiet about it is the greatest punishment we can bring on ourselves. ― Federico García Lorca
And: Nothing is impossible to a willing heart. ― John Heywood
Why? Desire creates power. ― Raymond Holliwell
How? Ignore what a man desires, and you ignore the very source of his power. ― Walter Lippman
The intensity of your desire governs the power with which the force is directed. ― John McDonald
What is the best definition for desire? Desire is possibility seeking expression. ― Ralph Waldo Emerson
And: The starting point of all achievement is desire.
Keep this constantly in mind.
Weak desires bring weak results, just like as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat. ― Napoleon Hill
Desire is a strong feeling, worthy or unworthy,
that impels to the attainment
or possession of something that is (in reality or imagination)
within reach: a desire for success. Craving implies a deep and imperative wish for something,
based on a sense of need and hunger: a craving for food, companionship.
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1. Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for. ― Epicurus
2. Men go to far greater lengths to avoid what they fear than to obtain what they desire. ― Dan Brown
3. Things are sweeter when they’re lost. I know because once I wanted something and got it.
It was the only thing I ever wanted badly, Dot, and when I got it it turned to dust in my hand. ― F. Scott Fitzgerald
4. I have outlasted all desire,
My dreams and I have grown apart;
My grief alone is left entire,
The gleamings of an empty heart.
The storms of ruthless dispensation
Have struck my flowery garland numb,
I live in lonely desolation
And wonder when my end will come.
Thus on a naked tree-limb, blasted
By tardy winter’s whistling chill,
A single leaf which has outlasted
Its season will still be trembling. ― Alexander Pushkin
5. There are two tragedies in life.
One is to lose your heart’s desire.
The other is to gain it. ― George Bernard Shaw
6. The world is little, people are little, human life is little.
There is only one big thing, desire. ― Willa Cather
7. Ultimately, it is the desire, not the desired, that we love. ― Friedrich Nietzsche
8. I desire to be with you.
I miss you.
I feel lonely when I can’t see you.
I am obsessed with you, fascinated by you, infatuated with you.
I hunger for your taste, your smell, the feel of your soul touching mine. ― Jack Llawayllynn
9. Desiring another person is perhaps the most risky endeavor of all.
As soon as you want somebody to really want him,
it is as though you have taken a surgical needle and sutured your happiness to the skin of that person,
so that any separation will now cause a lacerating injury. ― Elizabeth Gilbert
10. Those who restrain desire do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained. ― William Blake
11. See how she leans her cheek upon her hand.
O, that I was a glove upon that hand
That I might touch that cheek! ― William Shakespeare
12. My desire and wish is that the things I start with should be so obvious that you wonder why I spend my time stating them.
This is what I aim at because the point of philosophy is to start with something so simple as not to seem worth stating,
and to end with something so paradoxical that no one will believe it. ― Bertrand Russell
13. But if you love and must have desires, let these be your desires:
To melt and be like a running brook that sings its melody to the night.
To know the pain of too much tenderness.
To be wounded by your own understanding of love;
And to bleed willingly and joyfully.
To wake at dawn with a winged heart and give thanks for another day of loving;
To rest at noon and meditate on love’s ecstasy;
To return home at eventide with gratitude;
And then to sleep with a prayer for the beloved in your heart and a song of praise on your lips. ― Kahlil Gibran
14. If I ever go looking for my heart’s desire again,
I won’t look any further than my own back yard.
Because if it isn’t there, I never really lost it to begin with. ― Noel Langley
15. Profound desire, true desire is the desire to be close to someone. ― Paulo Coelho
16. But he did not understand the price. Mortals never do.
They only see the prize, their heart’s desire, their dream…
But the price of getting what you want, is getting what you once wanted. ― Neil Gaiman
17. If you don’t feel strong desires for the manifestation of the glory of God, it is not because you have drunk deeply and are satisfied.
It is because you have nibbled so long at the table of the world.
Your soul is stuffed with small things, and there is no room for the great. ― John Piper
18. The intensity of your desire governs the power with which the force is directed. ― John McDonald
19. It sometimes seems that intense desire creates not only its own opportunities, but its own talents. ― Eric Hoffer
20. For the resolute and determined, there is time and opportunity. ― Ralph Waldo Emerson
21. A strong passion for any object will ensure success, for the desire of the end will point out the means. ― Henry Hazlitt
22. The starting point of all achievement is desire.
Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat. ― Napoleon Hill
23. Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other one thing. ― Abraham Lincoln
24. Desire is a possibility seeking expression. ― Ralph Waldo Emerson
25. I’ve lived to bury my desires, and see my dreams corrode with rust.
26. I don’t have a burning desire to go out and document anything.
27. I believe that You, O Jesus, are in the most holy Sacrament.
28. I love You and desire You
Come into my heart. I embrace You.
Oh, never leave me.
May the burning and most, sweet power of Your love, O Lord Jesus Christ,
I beseech You, absorb my mind that I may die through love of Your love, who were graciously pleased to die through love of my love. — Francis of Assisi
29. I have a burning desire to see what things look like photographed by me. — Garry Winogrand
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30. It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it. — W. Clement Stone
31. It just happens when it happens.
It’s not a conscious effort, nor is it a struggle.
Wouldn’t do it if it was.
The idea of the suffering artist has never appealed to me.
Being here is suffering enough. — William Eggleston
32. Isn’t desire always the same, whether the object is present or absent?
Isn’t the object always absent?
This isn’t the same languor: there are two words: Pothos, desire for the absent being,
and Himéros, the more burning desire for the present being. — Roland Barthes
33. If something burns your soul with purpose and desire, it’s your duty to be reduced to ashes by it.
Any other form of existence will be yet another dull book in the library of life. — Charles Bukowski
34. If you’re bored with life, you don’t get up every morning with a burning desire to do things, you don’t have enough goals. — Lou Holtz
35. If you want something, you better make some noise. — Malcolm X
36. If you want to be good at something, you must first be willing to be bad at it. ― Cherry Nguyen
37. If you don’t put a value on money and seek wealth, you most probably won’t receive it.
You must seek wealth for it to seek you.
If no burning desire for wealth arises within you, wealth will not arise around you.
Having definiteness of purpose for acquiring wealth is essential for its acquisition. — John Frederick Demartini
38. If you don’t sacrifice for what you want, what you want becomes the sacrifice. — Joubert Botha
39. Intense, burning desire is the motivational force that enables you to overcome any obstacle and achieve almost any goal. — Brian Tracy
40. I have a tremendous desire to learn, and to grow, and to develop whatever I have that will make for any kind of improvement in me. — Lawrence Welk
41. I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies; for the hardest victory is over self. — Aristotle
42. I want to be around people that do things. I don’t want to be around people anymore that judge or talk about what people do.
I want to be around people who dream and support and do things. — Amy Poehler
43. It is very common for us to desire most what we are least qualified to obtain. — Samuel Johnson
44. It is the soul’s duty to be loyal to its own desires. It must abandon itself to its master passion. — Rebecca West
45. Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other one thing. — Abraham Lincolnu
46. A strong passion for any object will ensure success, for the desire of the end will point out the means. — Henry Hazlitt
47. A burning desire is the greatest motivator of every human action. — Paul J. Meyer
48. All men want, not something to do with, but something to do, or rather something to be. ― Henry David Thoreau
49. An inner knowing, along with a burning desire, is the prerequisite for becoming a person capable of manifesting his or her heart’s desires. — Wayne Dyer
50. You need a winning attitude, honesty and integrity, and a burning desire to succeed. — Dave Thomas
51. You can develop a burning desire to succeed.
How? Keep your mind on the things you want and off the things you don’t want. — W. Clement Stone
52. You have to decide what your highest priorities are and have the courage, pleasantly, smilingly, nonapologetically, to say no to other things.
And the way to do that is by having a bigger yes burning inside. — Stephen Covey
53. Your ability to use the principle of autosuggestion will depend, very largely, upon your capacity to concentrate upon a given desire until that desire becomes a burning obsession. — Napoleon Hill
54. One day, you will wake up and there won’t be any more time to do the thing you’ve always wanted. Do it now. — Paulo Coelho
55. One writes because one has a burning desire to objectify what it is indispensable to one’s happiness to express. — Marianne Moore
56. Our care of the child should be governed, not by the desire to make him learn things,
but by the endeavor always to keep burning within him that light which is called intelligence. — Maria Montessori
57. Do you realize that Jesus is there in the tabernacle expressly for you- for you alone?
He burns with the desire to come into your heart… don’t listen to the demon, laugh at him,
and go without fear to receive the Jesus of peace and love. — Therese of Lisieux
58. Desire is a bonfire that burns with greater fury, asking for more fuel. — Sathya Sai Baba
59. Now all that’s left are fruitless fires That burn my empty heart to dust. — Alexander Pushkin
60. Never let the thing you want make you forget the things you have.
61. The only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, mad to be saved, desirous of everything at the same time,
the ones who never yawn or say a commonplace thing, but burn, burn,
burn like fabulous yellow roman candles exploding like spiders across the stars. — Jack Kerouac
62. The whole army is burning with an insatiable desire to wreak violence upon South Carolina.
63. I almost tremble for her fate. — William Tecumseh Sherman
64. There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose,
the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it. — Napoleon Hill
65. There are two ways to get enough.
One is to continue to accumulate more and more.
The other is to desire less. — G. K. Chesterton
66. The only difference between a casual interest and a deep desire is the latter inspires a willingness to endure struggle. — Jennifer Williamson
67. The intensity of your desire governs the power with which the force is directed. — John McDonald
68. The only real limitation on your abilities is the level of your desires.
If you want it badly enough, there are no limits on what you can achieve. — Brian Tracy
69. The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential, are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence. — Confucius
70. The desire to create is one of the deepest yearnings of the human soul. —Dieter Uchtdorf
71. The starting point of all achievement is desire. — Napoleon Hill
72. The beginning of reform is not so much to equalize property as to train the noble sort of natures not to desire more, and to prevent the lower from getting more. — Aristotle
73. There is a powerful driving force inside every human being that, once unleashed, can make any vision, dream, or desire a reality. — Tony Robbins
74. For the resolute and determined, there is time and opportunity. — Ralph Waldo Emerson
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75. For what it’s worth: it’s never too late to be whoever you want to be. — Cherry Nguyen
76. I hope you live a life you’re proud of, and, if you find that you’re not,
I hope you have the strength to start over. — F. Scott Fitzgerald
77. Bring me my bow of burning gold:
Bring me my arrows of desire:
Bring me my spear: O clouds, unfold! Bring me my chariot of fire. — William Blake
78. Success is focusing the full power of all you are one what you have a burning desire to achieve. — Wilferd A. Peterson
79. People who have achieved great success are not necessarily more skillful or intelligent than others.
What separates them is their burning desire and thirst for knowledge.
The more one knows, the more one achieves. — Robin Sharma
80. Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge. — Plato
81. Verily, there is nothing, right or wrong, which belief, plus burning desire, cannot make real. — Napoleon Hill
82. Profound desire, true desire is the desire to be close to someone.― Paulo Coelho
83. Love lasts a long time but burning desire lasts two to three weeks. — Carla Bruni
84. Give me a man with an average ability but a burning desire to succeed and I will give you a winner in exchange every time. — Andrew Carnegie
85. Most people wish for riches, but few people provide the definite plan and burning desire which pave the road to wealth. — Napoleon Hill
86. Men go to far greater lengths to avoid what they fear than to obtain what they desire. — Dan Brown
87. Everything that you are going through is preparing you for what you asked for. — Cherry Nguyen
88. Every person who wins in any undertaking must be willing to cut all sources of retreat. — Cherry Nguyen
89. Only by doing so can one be sure of maintaining that state of mind known as a burning desire to win, essential to success. — Napoleon Hill
90. Everything you are going through is preparing you for everything you asked for.
Entirety exists within me as exuberance in empty longing in the desire to burn with desire. — Georges Bataille
91. A burning desire to be, and to do is the starting point from which the dreamer must take off.
92. Dreams are not born of indifference, laziness, or lack of ambition. — Napoleon Hill
93. Desire, burning desire, is basic to achieving anything beyond the ordinary. — Joseph B. Wirthlin
94. Desire is the key to motivation, but it’s determination and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal,
a commitment to excellence, that will enable you to attain the success you seek. — Mario Andretti
95. What do you want a meaning for?
Life is a desire, not a meaning. — Charlie Chaplin
96. Without a sense of urgency, desire loses its value. — Jim Rohn
97. What’s the secret to success? It’s no secret. — Cherry Nguyen
98. When you discover your mission, you will feel its demand.
When we kiss my heart’s on fire, burning with a strange desire.
And I know that every time I kiss you, that your heart’s on fire, too. — Elvis Presley
99. What if you woke up today with only the things you thanked god for yesterday. — Cherry Nguyen
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100. The first and foremost requisite of a good football player is that he must have a burning desire to play the game.
101. There is absolutely no substitute for this. — Frank Leahy
102. It sometimes seems that intense desire creates not only its own opportunities, but its own talents. — Eric Hoffer
103. Where there is no power, there is never any desire to do a thing; and where there is strong desire to do a thing, the power to do it is strong. — Wallace D. Wattles
104. If you care enough for a result, you will most certainly attain it. — William James