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All progress is based upon a universal innate desire on the part of every organism to live beyond its income.

An enemy generally says and believes what he wishes.

The best kind of wealth is to give up inordinate desires.

The fundamental desire of life is the desire to exist.

Desire is the worst enemy, it ruins many a human life. Desire, when fulfilled, breeds further desire.

He who desires sense gratification must give up all thoughts of acquiring knowledge, and he who seeks knowledge must not hope for sense gratification.

Is it not strange that desire should so many years outlive performance?

It sometimes seems that intense desire creates not only its own opportunities, but its own talents.

I call that man awake who, with conscious knowledge and understanding, can perceive the deep unreasoning powers in his soul, his whole innermost strength, desire and weakness, and knows how to reckon with himself.

From the deepest desires often come the deadliest hate.

The desire for power in excess caused angels to fall, the desire for knowledge in excess caused man to fall, but in charity is no excess, neither can man or angels come in danger by it.

Expectation is the root of all heartache.

He who desires, but acts not, breeds pestilence

Bring your desires down to your present means. Increase them only when your increased means permit.

God sometimes does try to the uttermost those whom he wishes to bless.

Every intense desire is perhaps a desire to be different from what we are.

A psychologist once told me that, for a boy, being in the middle of a conflict between two women is the worst possible situation. There's always a desire to please each one.

And priests in black gowns were walking their rounds, And binding with briars my joys and desires.

Ask your child what he wants for dinner only if he's buying.

My first wish is to see this plague of mankind, war, banished from the earth.

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