Let us all be brave enough to die the death of a martyr, but let no one lust for martyrdom.
Hell has three gates: lust, anger, and greed
Curiosity is the lust of the mind.
Love begins with an image; lust with a sensation.
There is no disease (so destructive) as lust; no enemy like infatuation; no fire like wrath; and no happiness like spiritual knowledge.
Lust is to the other passions what the nervous fluid is to life; it supports them all, lends strength to them all ambition, cruelty, avarice, revenge, are all founded on lust.
Rather than being about excitement and lust, a soul mate relationship is characterized by such things as a shared life path, a sense of comfort and ease, and a genuine liking of each other.
Democracy is the menopause of Western society, the Grand Climacteric of the body social. Fascism is its middle-aged lust.
Lust is the craving for salt of a man who is dying of thirst
Lust and greed are more gullible than innocence.
The more we are filled with thoughts of lust the less we find true romantic love.
Of all the worldly passions, lust is the most intense. All other worldly passions seem to follow in its train.
Love grows. Lust wastes by Enjoyment, and the Reason is, that one springs from an Union of Souls, and the other from an Union of Sense.
The most effective moments in the theatre are those that appeal to basic and commonplace emotions--love of woman, love of home, love of country, love of right, anger, jealousy, revenge, ambition, lust, and treachery.
A fascist is one whose lust for money or power is combined with such an intensity of intolerance toward those of other races, parties, classes, religions, cultures, regions or nations as to make him ruthless in his use of deceit or violence to attain his ends.
There is a lust in man no charm can tame: Of loudly publishing his neighbor's shame: On eagles wings immortal scandals fly, while virtuous actions are born and die.
Variety, multiplicity are the two most powerful vehicles of lust.
The lust of gold succeeds the rage of conquest; The lust of gold, unfeeling and remorseless! The last corruption of degenerate man.
The human spirit sublimates the impulses it thwarts; a healthy sex life mitigates the lust for other sports
Ambition is a lust that is never quenched, but grows more inflamed and madder by enjoyment.
Society drives people crazy with lust and calls it advertising.
Sins become more subtle as you grow older: you commit sins of despair rather than lust.
The lust of fame is the last that a wise man shakes off.
Lust of power is the most flagrant of all the passions
I've looked on many women with lust. I've committed adultery in my heart many times. God knows I will do this and forgives me.