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Every time I look at you I get a fierce desire to be lonesome.
What I would say is Jesus came to save lost sinners like you and me, and if Jesus Christ has a burning desire to seek and save the lost, then you should, too, if Christ is living within you. If you don't have a concern for the lost, then I am concerned about your salvation because the Holy Spirit wants the lost to come to Christ.
In fact, because of this deep desire for peace, the ruling class leaders of this land, from 1945 on, stepped up the hysteria and propaganda to drive into American minds the false notion that danger threatened them from the East.
We are spirit children of a loving Heavenly Father who placed us in mortality to see if we would choose - freely choose - to keep His commandments and come unto His Beloved Son. They do not compel us. They cannot, for that would interfere with the plan of happiness. And so there is in us a God-given desire to be responsible for our own choices.
Henry B. Eyring
People just don't realize how much peer pressure, the desire for peer acclamation, influences them.
Any government that has a sincere desire for reform and progress should understand the benefit of objective and constructive criticism.
Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa
The fabric of North Carolina and what makes our state so special is our families and our common desire for a brighter future for our children. No matter what your family looks like, we all want the same thing for our families - happiness, health, prosperity, a bright future for our children and grandchildren.
Is it not strange that desire should so many years outlive performance?
A desire presupposes the possibility of action to achieve it; action presupposes a goal which is worth achieving.
In order to speak about all and to all, one has to speak of what all know and of the reality common to us all. The sea, rains, necessity, desire, the struggle against death... these are things that unite us all.
If you start by promising what you don't even have yet, you'll lose your desire to work towards getting it.
It belongs to the imperfection of everything human that man can only attain his desire by passing through its opposite.
Freedom is not procured by a full enjoyment of what is desired, but by controlling the desire.
If you desire to be good, begin by believing that you are wicked.
To be happy at home is the ultimate result of all ambition, the end to which every enterprise and labor tends, and of which every desire prompts the prosecution.
The deepest desire of the human spirit is to be acknowledged.
It is psychological law that whatever we desire to accomplish we must impress upon the subjective or subconscious mind.
Orison Swett Marden
I think I became more productive through not having children. I never really had the desire to have them. My husband didn't want them either, so it worked out well.
You tell me: Can you live crushed under the weight of the present? Without a memory of the past and without the desire to look ahead to the future by building something, a future, a family? Can you go on like this? This, to me, is the most urgent problem that the Church is facing.
True charity is the desire to be useful to others with no thought of recompense.
Success - keeping your mind awake and your desire asleep.
Vertigo is the conflict between the fear of falling and the desire to fall.
Sometimes the very presence of God is barred by our presuppositions and our intense and constant desire for triumph.
My desire to curtail undue freedom of speech extends only to such public areas as restaurants, airports, streets, hotel lobbies, parks, and department stores. Verbal exchanges between consenting adults in private are as of little interest to me as they probably are to them.
Few things are brought to a successful issue by impetuous desire, but most by calm and prudent forethought.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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