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Desire Sayings

 

“In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure.” —Bill Cosby

 

“Needs can be fulfilled, desires never. Needs are natural, desires are perverted.” —Osho

 

“Your desire is your prayer. Picture the fulfillment of your desire now and feel its reality and you will experience the joy of the answered.” —Dr. Joseph Murphy

 

“A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.” —Ayn Rand

 

“The first principle of success is desire — knowing what you want. Desire is the planting of your seed.” —Robert Collier

 

“It sometimes seems that intense desire creates not only its own opportunities, but its own talents.” —Eric Hoffer

 

“Now that fate has brought me what so long I so desired, it is too late, I am too tired.” —Laurence Hope

 

“The stronger the desire, the greater the motivation. The stronger the motivation, the greater the achievement.” —Dr T.P.Chia

 

“Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.” —Napoleon Hill

 

“A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.” —Ayn Rand

 

“Men go to far greater lengths to avoid what they fear than to obtain what they desire.” —Dan Brown

 

“Desire rules over men, those half-gods vain,And is the tyrant of their heart and brain.” —Fernand Gregh

 

“The desire of death will not always lead you to death but the fear of death will.” —Santosh Kalwar

 

“Some desire is necessary to keep life in motion, and he whose real wants are supplied must admit those of fancy.” —Samuel Johnson

 

“Out of need springs desire, and out of desire springs the energy and the will to win.” —Denis Waitley

 

“The earnestness of your desire will indicate the distance you are likely to travel.” —Clark C. Stockford

 

“Desire, burning desire, is basic to achieving anything beyond the ordinary.” —Joseph B. Wirthlin

 

“Free from desire, you realize the mystery caught in the desire, you see only the manifestations.” —Lao Tzu

 

“Every intense desire is perhaps a desire to be different from what we are.” —Eric Hoffer

 

“We always long for the forbidden things, and desire what is denied us.” —Francois Rabelais

 

“Potential counts for a lot; but heart, desire, and will can take a dream from potential to possible.” —Robert Cheeke

 

“It is the nature of desire not to be satisfied, and most men live only for the gratification of it.” —Aristotle

 

“Beware of wishing for anything in youth, because you will get it in middle age.” —Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

 

“There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart’s desire. The other is to gain it.” —George Bernard Shaw

 

“Desire for security keeps littleness little and threatens the great with smallness.” —Unknown

 

“Desire means the way to go out; desire is the path that leads you out. If your mind is still desiring, you cannot move within.” —Osho

 

“A strong passion for any object will ensure success, for the desire of the end will point out the means.” —William Hazlitt

 

“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.” —Unknown

 

“While man’s desires and aspirations stir he cannot choose but err.” —Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

 

“A desire presupposes the possibility of action to achieve it; action presupposes a goal that is worth achieving.” —Ayn Rand

 

“We should aim rather at leveling down our desires than leveling up our means.” —Aristotle

 

“It is much easier to suppress a first desire than to satisfy those that follow.” —Benjamin Franklin

 

“Mystery creates wonder and wonder is the basis of man’s desire to understand.” —Neil Armstrong

 

“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

 

“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

 

“I can teach anybody how to get what they want out of life. The problem is that I can’t find anybody who can tell me what they want.” —Mark Twain

 

Short Desire Sayings

 

“Desire is the absurdity that holds open the infinity of possibility.” —Wendy Farley

 

“If you desire many things, many things will seem few.” —Benjamin Franklin

 

“Desire is the kind of thing that eats you and leaves you starving.” —Nayyirah Waheed

 

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

 

“When desire dies, fear is born.” —Baltasar Gracián y Morales

 

“Desire creates the power.” —Raymond Holliwell

 

“The fewer the desires, the more peace.” —Woodrow Wilson

 

“We desire nothing so much as what we ought not to have.” —Publilius Syrus

 

“The starting point of all achievement is desire.” —Napoleon Hill

 

“One loves ultimately one’s desires, not the thing desired.” —Friedrich Nietzsche

 

“Desire is the essence of a man.” —Baruch Spinoza

 

“Desire is possibility seeking expression.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

“Whatever the heart desires, it purchases at the cost of soul.” —Lawrence Durrell

 

“He begins to die that quits his desires.” —George Herbert

 

“To desire is to obtain; to aspire is to achieve.” —James Allen

 

“Desires satisfied are but as seeds sown a second time.” —Edward Counsel

 

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

 

“Do not impose on others what you yourself do not desire.” —Confucius

 

“If you desire many things, many things will seem few.” —Benjamin Franklin

 

“Desire will in due time externalize itself as concrete fact.” —Thomas Troward

 

“Every man desires to live long, but no man wishes to be old.” —Jonathan Swift

 

“Always desire to learn something useful.” —Sophocles

 

“Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.” —Robert Frost

 

“Desire is half of life; indifference is half of death.” —Kahlil Gibran

 

“All human activity is prompted by desire.” —Bertrand Russell

 

“Immerse yourself in the energy of what you desire.” —Hiro Boga

 

“Whatever it is your heart desires, please go for it, it’s yours to have.” —Gloria Estefan

 

“Why then, can one desire too much of a good thing?” —William Shakespeare

 

“The discipline of desire is the background of character.” —John Locke

 

“Knowledge is the eye of desire and can become the pilot of the soul.” —Will Durant

 

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

 

“Winning isn’t everything, but wanting to win is.” —Vince Lombardi

 

“God never denies us our hearts desire except to give us something better.” —Elisabeth Elliot

 

“We accomplish things by directing our desires, not by ignoring them.” —Unknown

 

Top Ten Desire Sayings

 

Here you will find top ten desire sayings selected by our team.

  1. “The starting point of all achievement is desire.” —Napoleon Hill
  2. “Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.” —Napoleon Hill
  3. “There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart’s desire. The other is to gain it.” —George Bernard Shaw
  4. “A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.” —Ayn Rand
  5. “When desire dies, fear is born.” —Baltasar Gracián y Morales
  6. “A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.” —Ayn Rand
  7. “It is the nature of desire not to be satisfied, and most men live only for the gratification of it.” —Aristotle
  8. “The first principle of success is desire — knowing what you want. Desire is the planting of your seed.” —Robert Collier
  9. “Desire is the kind of thing that eats you and leaves you starving.” Nayyirah Waheed
  10. “Needs can be fulfilled, desires never. Needs are natural, desires are perverted.” —Osho

 

 

 

 

 

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