Thirst Quotes

No society has been able to abolish human sadness, no political system can deliver us from the pain of living, from our fear of death, our thirst for the absolute. It is the human condition that directs the social condition, not vice versa.

Eugene Ionesco

In your thirst for knowledge, be sure not to drown in all the information.

Anthony J. D'Angelo

Kissing is like drinking salted water: you drink and your thirst increases

Chinese Proverbs

Pride costs more than hunger, thirst and cold.

Thomas Jefferson

Kissing is like drinking salted water: you drink and your thirst increases

Chinese Proverb

Revenge has no more quenching effect on emotions than salt water has on thirst.

Walter Weckler

Our misery is that we thirst so little for these sublime things, and so much for the mocking trifles of time and space.

Charles H. Spurgeon

What is a kiss? Alacke! at worst, A single Dropp to quenche a Thirst, Tho' oft it proves in happie Hour - The first sweete Dropp of one long showre

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A great thirst is a great joy when quenched in time.

Edward Abbey

There's a deep thirst and hunger to know more about space, literally because of the Star Trek phenomenon.

Claudia Alexander

The likeness of this world is as the water of the sea - however much a thirsty person drinks from it, his thirst increases so much so that the water kills him.

Musa al-Kadhim

I have enough to eat till my hunger is stayed, to drink till my thirst is sated; to clothe myself withal; and out of doors not Callias there, with all his riches, is more safe than I from shivering; and when I find myself indoors, what warmer shirting do I need than my bare walls? what ampler greatcoat than the tiles above my head?

Antisthenes

You called and cried out loud and shattered my deafness. You were radiant and resplendent, you put to flight my blindness. You were fragrant, and I drew in my breath and now pant after you. I tasted you, and I feel but hunger and thirst for you. You touched me, and I am set on fire to attain the peace which is yours.

St. Augustine of Hippo

Many persons get nothing out of their fasts but hunger and thirst, many more get nothing out of their night prayers but exertions and sleepless nights. Wise and sagacious persons are praiseworthy even if they do not fast and sleep during the nights.

Ali bin Abu-Talib

Love, with very young people, is a heartless business. We drink at that age from thirst, or to get drunk; it is only later in life that we occupy ourselves with the individuality of our wine. A young man in love is essentially enraptured by the forces within himself.

Karen von Blixen-Finecke

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