Lust Quotes

Of all the worldly passions, lust is the most intense. All other worldly passions seem to follow in its train.


Hell has three gates: lust, anger, and greed

Bhagavad Gita

The lust of fame is the last that a wise man shakes off.


Sins become more subtle as you grow older: you commit sins of despair rather than lust.

Piers Paul Read

Society drives people crazy with lust and calls it advertising.

John Lahr

Beauty's sister is vanity, and its daughter lust.


The lust for comfort, that stealthy thing that enters the house a guest, and then becomes a host, and then a master.

Kahlil Gibran

Ambition is a lust that is never quenched, but grows more inflamed and madder by enjoyment.

Thomas Otway

Their insatiable lust for power is only equaled by their incurable impotence in exercising it.

Winston Churchill

The human spirit sublimates the impulses it thwarts; a healthy sex life mitigates the lust for other sports

Piet Hein

Whether we fall by ambition, blood, or lust, like diamonds we are cut with our own dust.

John Webster

What turn of body, what of lust Undiced? So we've worshipped you a little More than Christ.

Djuna Barnes

Oh I wish that I could paint again. Paint is an instrument without which I cannot survive for any length of time. Whenever I even think of gray, green and white, I am overcome with quivers of lust. Then I wish that this war would end and that I might paint again.

Max Beckmann

The pride of the peacock is the glory of God. The lust of the goat is the bounty of God. The wrath of the lion is the wisdom of God. The nakedness of woman is the work of God.

William Blake

I wanna do it all tonight. I got plans. I have a certain lust for life and as it stands.


Women are weak, easily swayed by passion, driven by desire, lust. He lit a fire in her body, a fire that still burned, even in his absence

Alice Borchardt

They surely are condemned to Hell Who rule their lives by greed and lust And Satan waits for those as well Who in machines repose their trust.

John Kilian Houston Brunner
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