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Desire Quotes

William Shakespeare
And where two waging fires meet togetherThey do consume the thing that feeds their fury.Though little fire grows great with little wind,Yet extreme gusts will blow out fire and all.
William Shakespeare
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Bill Cosby
In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure.
Bill Cosby
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John McEnroe
What is the single most important quality in a tennis champion? I would have to say desire, staying in there and winning matches when you are not playing that well.
John McEnroe
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William Shakespeare
l do desire we be better strangers
William Shakespeare
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Stranger, if you passing meet me and desire to speak to me, why should you not speak to me? And why should I not speak to you?
Walt Whitman
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Benjamin Franklin
Those who desire to give up freedom in order to gain security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
Benjamin Franklin
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 Socrates
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
Socrates
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You get to this point at Proviso, you've got to play with some emotion, some desire, some passion. We kind of came out a little sluggish, a little gun-shy.
Jim McLaughlin
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He still has the passion and the desire to play, and he's going to help this hockey team.
Ken Holland
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They need to come here with desire and passion and the understanding that you can?t take one single play off.
Jim DiNello
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Granth Sahib
Through desire, people are cast into the womb and reborn. Through desire, they taste the sweet and sour flavors. Bound by desire, they are led on, beaten and struck on their faces and mouths. Bound and gagged and assaulted by evil, they are released only through the Name, through the Guru's Teachings.
Granth Sahib
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Bobby Sands
They won't break me because the desire for freedom, and the freedom of the Irish people, is in my heart. The day will dawn when all the people of Ireland will have the desire for freedom to show. It is then that we will see the rising of the moon.
Bobby Sands
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Mahatma Gandhi, ,
Consciously or unconsciously, everyone of us does render some service or another. If we cultivate the habit of doing this service deliberately, our desire for service will steadily grow stronger, and it will make not only for our own happiness, but that of the world at large.
Mahatma Gandhi, ,
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Albert Einstein
So long as they don't get violent, I want to let everyone say what they wish, for I myself have always said exactly what pleased me.
Albert Einstein
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Sophocles
One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life: that word is love.
Sophocles
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Rabindranath Tagore
We [poets] set men free from their desires.
Rabindranath Tagore
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Albert Einstein
A human being is part of a whole, called by us the Universe, a part limited in time and space. He experiences himself, his thoughts and feelings, as something separated from the rest a kind of optical delusion of his consciousness. This delusion is a kind of prison for us, restricting us to our personal desires and to affection for a few persons nearest us. Our task must be to free ourselves from this prison by widening our circles of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature in its beauty.
Albert Einstein
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Jalal Rumi
Everyone has been made for some particular work, and the desire for that work has been put in every heart.
Jalal Rumi
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 Epictetus
One that desires to excel should endeavor in those things that are in themselves most excellent
Epictetus
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Henry Ford
We don't want tradition. We want to live in the present and the only history that is worth a tinker's dam is the history we make today.
Henry Ford
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Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
Experience, as a desire for experience, does not come off. We must not study ourselves while having an experience.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
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William James
If you care enough for a result, you will most certainly attain it.
William James
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The Polar Express is about faith, and the power of imagination to sustain faith. It's also about the desire to reside in a world where magic can happen, the kind of world we all believed in as children, but one that disappears as we grow older.
Chris Allsburg
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I just know the desire was very strong for him to keep playing. He believes without question he has a lot to offer.
Brian Cashman
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Robert Frost
Love is the irresistible desire to be desired irresistibly.
Robert Frost
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Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
The thirst for equality can express itself either as a desire to draw everyone down to one's level, or to raise oneself and everyone else up.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
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It was never discussed. I just know that the desire was very strong for him to keep playing. He believes, without question, that he's got a lot to offer. We're not bringing him back just because he wants to come back; we feel he can be a contributor as well.
Brian Cashman
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I wish I could turn back the hands of time & fix my mistakes; I wish I could erase the pain and hurt my mistakes may have caused you & start over.
Jillian Aarsvold
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He does not need much motivation, he is motivated by his desire to excel.
Brian Cleary
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Napoleon Hill
When your desires are strong enough, you will appear to possess superhuman powers to achieve
Napoleon Hill
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