Passion And Desire Quotes by Swami Vivekananda, Laozi, William Hazlitt, Abraham Lincoln, Lord Byron, Gautama Buddha and many others.
One may gain political and social independence, but if one is a slave to his passions and desires, one cannot feel the pure joy of real freedom
The cords of passion and desire weave a binding net around you. Worldly confrontation makes you stiff and inflexible. The trap of duality is tenacious. Bound, rigid, and trapped, you cannot experience liberation.
A strong passion for any object will ensure success, for the desire of the end will point out the means.
You can have anything you want, if you want it badly enough.
She walks in beauty, like the night Of cloudless climes and starry skies; And all that’s best of dark and bright Meet in her aspect and her eyes.
Free from passion and desire, you have stripped the thorns from the stem.
That one can love another of the same gender, that is what the homophobe really cannot stand.
Love in all eight tones and all five semitones of the word’s full octave.
Flying is more than a sport and more than a job; flying is pure passion and desire, which fill a lifetime.
Do you know my friend that each one of us is a dark mystery, a maze of conflicting passions and desire and aptitudes?
Whatever it is that you do, if you have that passion and desire for it, that’s the most important thing.
When all the Self was conquered and dead, when all passions and desires were silent, then the last must awaken, the innermost of Being that is no longer Self – the great secret!
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsions, habit, reason, passion, desire.
You can have anything you want
Sex is the consolation you have when you can’t have love.
Definiteness of purpose is the starting point of all achievement.
If history and science have taught us anything, it is that passion and desire are not the same as truth.