Desire Quotes

We none of us know what is going on in that strange man's mind. We all know the German desire as he has come out with in his book [Mein Kampf] to move East, and if he moves East, I shall not break my heart, but that is another thing. I do not believe he wants to move West, because West would be a very difficult programme for him ... If there is any fighting in Europe to be done, I should like to see the Bolsheviks and Nazis doing it.

Stanley Baldwin, 1st Earl Baldwin of Bewdley

This life is a hospital where each patient is possessed by the desire to change his bed.

Charles Baudelaire

Everything, alas, is an abyss, actions, desires, dreams,

Charles Baudelaire

There is no strength higher than overcoming carnal desire.

al-Baqir, Muhammad

Often inordinate desire to secure a single gain acts as a hindrance for the quest of many profitable pursuits.

Ali bin Abu-Talib

Language is a skin: I rub my language against the other. It is as if I had words instead of fingers, or fingers at the tip of my words. My language trembles with desire.

Roland Barthes

The grate desire ov mi life iz tew amuze sumboddy. I had rather be able to set the multiplikashun table tew sum lively tune than tew hav ein the author ov it.

Henry Wheeler Shaw

Hope! thou nurse of young desire.

Isaac Bickerstaffe

The world is a king, and like a king, desires flattery in return for favor; but true art is selfish and perverse it will not submit to the mold of flattery.

Ludwig van Beethoven

He who desires, but acts not, breeds pestilence.

William Blake

Before 1938, the German generals were not opposed to Hitler because he produced the results they desired.

Werner Eduard Fritz von Blomberg

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Updated On : April 17, 2014
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