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The most basic human desire is to feel like you belong. Fitting in is important.
Ambition is the immoderate desire for power.
If we desire to avoid insult, we must be able to repel it; if we desire to secure peace, one of the most powerful instruments of our rising prosperity, it must be known, that we are at all times ready for War.
Thus they have an idol that they petition for victory in war; another for success in their labors; and so for everything in which they seek or desire prosperity, they have their idols, which they honor and serve.
Do not impose on others what you yourself do not desire.
What do you want a meaning for? Life is a desire, not a meaning.
All people - African, European, American - worry about being different. But I've learned that the traits we'd rush to get rid of are the very ones that others desire. People always covet what they don't have. That's why we should look at ourselves every now and then and say, 'I'm proud of myself. I like the way I'm made.'
Boredom: the desire for desires.
A teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering on cold iron.
An empowered organisation is one in which individuals have the knowledge, skill, desire, and opportunity to personally succeed in a way that leads to collective organisational success.
I put for the general inclination of all mankind, a perpetual and restless desire of power after power, that ceaseth only in death.
No greater thing is created suddenly, any more than a bunch of grapes or a fig. If you tell me that you desire a fig, I answer you that there must be time. Let it first blossom, then bear fruit, then ripen.
The strategic adversary is fascism... the fascism in us all, in our heads and in our everyday behavior, the fascism that causes us to love power, to desire the very thing that dominates and exploits us.
Hard times arouse an instinctive desire for authenticity.
Men freely believe that which they desire.
Art is the desire of a man to express himself, to record the reactions of his personality to the world he lives in.
I have no desire to prove anything by dancing. I have never used it as an outlet or a means of expressing myself. I just dance. I just put my feet in the air and move them around.
Never let go of that fiery sadness called desire.
It is one of my sources of happiness never to desire a knowledge of other people's business.
You are undoubtedly acquainted with my Reputation, and as for my Penmanship it must speak for itself; this is to desire your Approbation to keep a public school.
Yes, love indeed is light from heaven; A spark of that immortal fire with angels shared, by Allah given to lift from earth our low desire.
Women desire six things: They want their husbands to be brave, wise, rich, generous, obedient to wife, and lively in bed.
There is no such thing as perpetual tranquillity of mind while we live here; because life itself is but motion, and can never be without desire, nor without fear, no more than without sense.
Whatever you vividly imagine, ardently desire, sincerely believe, and enthusiastically act upon... must inevitably come to pass!
Paul J. Meyer
Knowledge is the eye of desire and can become the pilot of the soul.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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