Desire Quotes

The first principle of success is desire - knowing what you want. Desire is the planting of your seed.

Robert Collier

How helpless we are, like netted birds, when we are caught by desire!

Belva Plain

The desire not to be anything is the desire not to be.

Ayn Rand

The fundamental desire of life is the desire to exist.

Rabindranath Tagore

Just as a fire is covered by smoke and a mirror is obscured by dust, just as the embryo rests deep within the womb, wisdom is hidden by selfish desire.

Bhagavad Gita

Desire is a powerful force that can be used to make things happen.”

Marcia Wieder

A desire presupposes the possibility of action to achieve it; action presupposes a goal which is worth achieving.

Ayn Rand

In my experience, there is only one motivation, and that is desire. No reasons or principle contain it or stand against it.

Jane Smiley

Thought gives rise to desire.

Rig Veda

There are two tragedies in life. One is not to get your heart's desire. The other is to get it.

George Bernard Shaw

The first principle of success is desire -- knowing what you want. Desire is the planting of your seed.

Robert Collier

All human activity is prompted by desire.

Bertrand Russell

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

Samuel Johnson

If you greatly desire something, have the guts to stake everything on obtaining it.

Brendan Francis

Again, men in general desire the good, and not merely what their fathers had.

Aristotle
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