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I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them. -- John Stuart Mill
Author: Mill, John StuartEra: 1806
 
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsions, habit, reason, passion, desire. -- Aristotle
Author: AristotleEra: -384
 
All progress is based upon a universal innate desire of every organism to live beyond its income. -- Samuel Butler
Author: Butler, SamuelEra: 1835
 
desire of having is the sin of covetousness. -- William Shakespeare
Author: Shakespeare, WilliamEra: 1564
 
The Soul is made of consciousness and mind; it is made of life and vision. It is made of the earth and the waters; it is made of air and space. It is made of light and darkness; it is made of desire and peace. It is made of anger and love; it is made of virtue and vice. It is made of all that is near; it is made of all that is afar. It is made of all. -- Upanishads
Author: UpanishadsEra: -800
 
The desire of gold is not for gold. It is for the means of freedom and benefit. -- Ralph Waldo Emerson
Author: Emerson, Ralph WaldoEra: 1803
 
Think, and be careful what thou art within; For there is sin in the desire of sin; Think, and be thankful, in a different case; For there is grace in the desire of grace. -- John Byrom
Author: Byrom, JohnEra: 1692
 
The discipline of desire is the background of character. -- John Locke
Author: Locke, JohnEra: 1632
 
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. -- Lord Byron
Author: Byron, LordEra: 1788
 
Sleep is perverse as human nature, Sleep is perverse as a legislature, Sleep is as forward as hives or goiters, And where it is least desired, it loiters. -- Ogden Nash
Author: Nash, OgdenEra: 1902
 
Be always displeased at what thou art, if thou desire to attain to what thou art not; for where thou hast pleased thyself, there thou abidest. -- Quarles
Author: QuarlesEra: 1592
 
Let not a man do what his sense of right bids him not to do, nor desire what it forbids him to desire. This is sufficient. The skillful artist will not alter his measures for the sake of a stupid workman. -- Mencius
Author: MenciusEra: -371
 
Few things are brought to a sucessful issue by impetuous desire, but most by calm and prudent forethought. -- Thucydides
Author: ThucydidesEra: -460
 
Prayer is the soul's sincere desire, Uttered or unexpressed, The motion of a hidden fire That trembles in the breast. -- James Montgomery
Author: Montgomery, JamesEra: 1771
 
I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies; for the hardest victory is over self. -- Aristotle
Author: AristotleEra: -384
 
There was neither non-existence nor existence then; there was neither the realm of space nor the sky beyond. There was no distinguishing sign of night nor of day. That One breathed, windless, by its own impulse. Other than that there was nothing beyond. Darkness was hidden by darkness in the beginning; with no distinguishing sign, all this was water. The life force that was, was covered with emptiness, that one arose through the power of heat. desire came upon that one in the beginning; that was the first seed of mind. -- Rig Veda
Author: Veda, RigEra: -1200
 
Success - keeping your mind awake and your desire asleep. -- Moses Ibn Ezra
Author: Ezra, Moses IbnEra: 1060
 
Love and desire are the spirit's wings to great deeds. -- Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Author: Goethe, Johann VonEra: 1749
 
The stroke of death is as a lover's pinch, Which hurts and is desired. -- William Shakespeare
Author: Shakespeare, WilliamEra: 1564
 
The sublimity of wisdom is to do those things living, which are to be desired when dying. -- Jeremy Taylor
Author: Taylor, JeremyEra: 1613
 
Every man is rich or poor according to the proportion between his desires and his enjoyments. -- Samuel Johnson
Author: Johnson, SamuelEra: 1709
 
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