Desire Related Quotes



Building your own home is about desire, fantasy. But it's achievable; anyone can do it.

Kevin Mccloud


“It is a miserable state of mind to have few things to desire, and many things to fear”

Francis Bacon Sr.


“A merchant's desire is not of glory, but of gain; not of public wealth, but of private emolument; he is, therefore, rarely to be consulted about war and peace, or any designs of wide extent and distant consequence”

Samuel Johnson


“I was thrilled. I was so excited because I always had a desire to work in big metal and I never thought I'd have the opportunity. It was a once-in-a-lifetime experience.”

Suzanne Meyer


“I have an insane desire to shave a stroke or two off my handicap.”

Alister Cooke


“Over the last two years, Iran's policy has been dominated by the desire to avoid referral to the Security Council, and Iran has been prepared to accept limits on its nuclear program in order to achieve that, ... It does appear that Iran feels it's in a much stronger position.”

Gary Samore


“We will have at the end of this process a government that derives its legitimacy from the free desire of the Iraqi people,”

Adnan Pachachi


“Every act of will is an act of self-limitation. To desire action is to desire limitation. In that sense, every act is an act of self-sacrifice. When you choose anything, you reject everything else.”

G. K. Chesterton


“We do not desire an unstable Iran. We have historical, cultural and geographical relations with Iran. We must do all we can to find a solution based on dialogue and diplomacy.”

Khurshid Kasuri


“The system of refusing the mere act of drinking and leaving the desire in full force, is unintelligent war tactics, it seems to me”

Mark Twain