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From the outset of the war, the Canadian people have clearly shown that it is their desire to help in every way to make Canada's war effort as effective as possible.
~By William Lyon Mackenzie King ~


And out of a desire essentially to imitate what I was reading, I began to write, like a clever monkey.
~By Russell Banks ~


Of all the gods only death does not desire gifts.
~By Aeschylus ~


Reduce your plan to writing. The moment you complete this, you will have definitely given concrete form to the intangible desire.
~By Napoleon Hill ~


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.
~By George Washington ~


When all is said and done, the real citadel of strength of any community is in the hearts and minds and desires of those who dwell there.
~By Everett Dirksen ~


He that desireth to acquire any art or science seeketh first those means by which that art or science is obtained. If we ought to do so in things natural and earthly, how much more then in spiritual?
~By Robert Barclay ~


I believe that all of us are born heterosexual, physically created with a plumbing that's heterosexual, and created with the instincts and desires that are basically, fundamentally, heterosexual.
~By Jerry Falwell ~


We have no desire to convince anyone that there is only one way by which faith can be acquired.
~By William Griffith Wilson ~


A mutual and satisfied sexual act is of great benefit to the average woman, the magnetism of it is health giving. When it is not desired on the part of the woman and she gives no response, it should not take place.
~By Margaret Sanger ~


Not that painting would have been a release. The reason for doing it is the desire to create. I've got to do it! I've seen that, I can still remember it, I've got to paint it.
~By Otto Dix ~


Few people have ever seriously wished to be exclusively rational. The good life which most desire is a life warmed by passions and touched with that ceremonial grace which is impossible without some affectionate loyalty to traditional form and ceremonies.
~By Joseph Wood Krutch ~


Out of need springs desire, and out of desire springs the energy and the will to win.
~By Denis Waitley ~


Boredom: the desire for desires.
~By Leo Tolstoy ~


The greatest part of intimate confidences proceed from a desire either to be pitied or admired.
~By Francois de La Rochefoucauld ~


I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies; for the hardest victory is over self.
~By Aristotle ~


It is the soul's duty to be loyal to its own desires. It must abandon itself to its master passion.
~By Rebecca West ~


No matter how old you get, if you can keep the desire to be creative, you're keeping the man-child alive.
~By John Cassavetes ~


I have no desire to be president of the United States. Zero desire. I don't think that I would be electable. And there are far too many people that are far smarter than me to be president. I'd like to find one with some honor and integrity. I haven't seen them yet, but they'll show up.
~By Glenn Beck ~


We do not succeed in changing things according to our desire, but gradually our desire changes.
~By Marcel Proust ~


Your ability to use the principle of autosuggestion will depend, very largely, upon your capacity to concentrate upon a given desire until that desire becomes a burning obsession.
~By Napoleon Hill ~


The desire of knowledge, like the thirst of riches, increases ever with the acquisition of it.
~By Laurence Sterne ~


Don't force your kids into sports. I never was. To this day, my dad has never asked me to go play golf. I ask him. It's the child's desire to play that matters, not the parent's desire to have the child play. Fun. Keep it fun.
~By Tiger Woods ~


Desire creates the power.
~By Raymond Holliwell ~


The Jew is upset because the nations of the world - the United Nations - lash him, brand him as racist and evil, hate him and openly demonstrate their desire to destroy him.
~By Meir Kahane ~


Further, Take heed that you faithfully perform the business you have to do in the world, from a regard to the commands of God; and not from an ambitious desire of being esteemed better than others.
~By David Brainerd ~


Forbid us something, and that thing we desire.
~By Geoffrey Chaucer ~


He put in your heart certain wishes and plans; in my heart, he put other different desires.
~By Sitting Bull ~


A lie does not consist in the indirect position of words, but in the desire and intention, by false speaking, to deceive and injure your neighbour.
~By Jonathan Swift ~


Yet it is in this loneliness that the deepest activities begin. It is here that you discover act without motion, labor that is profound repose, vision in obscurity, and, beyond all desire, a fulfillment whose limits extend to infinity.
~By Thomas Merton ~


When your desires are strong enough you will appear to possess superhuman powers to achieve.
~By Napoleon Hill ~


I've never really had a desire to do Shakespeare. For me, it's just too many lines.
~By Daniel Craig ~


Much that we read of Russia is imagination and desire only.
~By Agnes Smedley ~


My desire to participate in the business is not to make more crap.
~By Lisa Bonet ~


Those who speak of our culture as dead or dying have a quarrel with life, and I think they cannot understand its terms, but must endlessly repeat the projection of their own desires.
~By Muriel Rukeyser ~


It goes without saying that the desire to accomplish the task with more confidence, to avoid wasting time and labour, and to spare our experimental animals as much as possible, made us strictly observe all the precautions taken by surgeons in respect to their patients.
~By Ivan Pavlov ~


Desire and force between them are responsible for all our actions; desire causes our voluntary acts, force our involuntary.
~By Blaise Pascal ~


Better murder an infant in its cradle than nurse an unacted desire.
~By William Blake ~


I have no desire to coach basketball.
~By Kevin Johnson ~


We have an obligation and a responsibility to be investing in our students and our schools. We must make sure that people who have the grades, the desire and the will, but not the money, can still get the best education possible.
~By Barack Obama ~


'Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
~By Lord Byron ~


In moderating, not satisfying desires, lies peace.
~By Ben Hecht ~


I always feel more comfortable in chaotic surroundings. I don't know why that is. I think order is dull. There is something about this kind of desire for order, particularly in Anglo Saxon cultures, that drive out this ability for the streets to become a really exotic, amorphous, chaotic, organic place where ideas can, basically, develop.
~By Malcolm Mclaren ~


If what the heart approves conforms to proper patterns, then even if one's desires are many, what harm would they be to good order?
~By Xun Zi ~


A person who has sympathy for mankind in the lump, faith in its future progress, and desire to serve the great cause of this progress, should be called not a humanist, but a humanitarian, and his creed may be designated as humanitarianism.
~By Irving Babbitt ~


Even the distribution of rations leaves much to be desired; the fatigue party, well-intentioned and sympathetic though it be, often finds itself short of provisions.
~By Patrick MacGill ~


I desire no future that will break the ties with the past.
~By George Eliot ~


Civilization never stands still; if in one country it is falling back, in another it is changing, evolving, becoming more complicated, bringing fresh experience to body and mind, breeding new desires, and exploiting Nature's cupboard for their satisfaction.
~By Arthur Keith ~


Often when He comes, He finds the soul occupied. Other guests are there, and He has to turn away. He cannot gain entry, for we love and desire other things; therefore, His gifts, which He is offering to everyone unceasingly, must remain outside.
~By Johannes Tauler ~


When God desires to destroy a thing, he entrusts its destruction to the thing itself. Every bad institution of this world ends by suicide.
~By Victor Hugo ~


I have no desire to be a cat, which walks so lightly that it never creates a disturbance.
~By Andrew Taylor Still ~


Always desire to learn something useful.
~By Sophocles ~


So whatever it is you want, need or desire or just like to have, you better try to get it now, 'cause this is the only time there is.
~By Della Reese ~


The desire to seem clever often keeps us from being so.
~By Francois de La Rochefoucauld ~


Our best teachers do more than impart facts and figures - they inspire and encourage students and instill a true desire to learn. That's a fine art in itself.
~By Sonny Perdue ~


My most ardent desire is that my country will recapture its historic opportunity for a peaceful evolution and that Poland will prove to the world that even the most complex situations can be solved by a dialogue and not by force.
~By Lech Walesa ~


It's always been a desire of mine to work with my parents.
~By Laura Dern ~


I consider no man honest who does not observe towards other nations the principles which he desires to be observed towards his own: and therefore I will not interfere in your domestic questions.
~By Lajos Kossuth ~


Whatever you vividly imagine, ardently desire, sincerely believe, and enthusiastically act upon... must inevitably come to pass!
~By Paul J. Meyer ~


Love is when the desire to be desired takes you so badly that you feel you could die of it.
~By Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec ~


All, all is theft, all is unceasing and rigorous competition in nature; the desire to make off with the substance of others is the foremost - the most legitimate - passion nature has bred into us and, without doubt, the most agreeable one.
~By Marquis de Sade ~


Courage is almost a contradiction in terms. It means a strong desire to live taking the form of readiness to die.
~By Gilbert K. Chesterton ~


But I don't have such a strong desire to need to get away from filmmaking.
~By Mike Figgis ~


Tis this desire of bending all things to our own purposes which turns them into confusion and is the chief source of every error in our lives.
~By Sarah Fielding ~


You can go out feet first, and that's not my desire, or you can say, I think we've served with distinction, and this is the time to go home and seek a new challenge.
~By Jerry Kleczka ~


Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire, you will what you imagine and at last you create what you will.
~By George Bernard Shaw ~


Study with desire is real activity; without desire it is but the semblance and mockery of activity.
~By William Godwin ~


A man of conviction is often more to be desired than a man of experience.
~By Curt Siodmak ~


There should be a sympathy with freedom, a desire to give it scope, founded not upon visionary ideas, but upon the long experience of many generations within the shores of this happy isle, that in freedom you lay the firmest foundations both of loyalty and order.
~By William E. Gladstone ~


I am not solicitous to examine particularly everything here, which indeed could not be done in fifty years, because my desire is to make all possible discoveries, and return to your Highnesses, if it please our Lord, in April.
~By Christopher Columbus ~


I can score 20 points if I want to, but that's not my desire.
~By Dennis Rodman ~


There are two kinds of artists in this world; those that work because the spirit is in them, and they cannot be silent if they would, and those that speak from a conscientious desire to make apparent to others the beauty that has awakened their own admiration.
~By Anna Katharine Green ~


It's a great mistake, I think, to put children off with falsehoods and nonsense, when their growing powers of observation and discrimination excite in them a desire to know about things.
~By Anne Sullivan ~


A movie star is someone people look at and go, 'I want to be like that person'. There's the responsibility of desire. It's not something I'm interested in trying. I would fail miserably at it, so why even bother?
~By Christian Bale ~


I will always desire to play with Bruce Springsteen. He's the most inspirational, most dedicated, most committed and most focused artist I've ever seen. I like to be around people like that.
~By Max Weinberg ~


I have an unending desire to be better and make myself a better person, better mother.
~By Tanya Tucker ~


I believe our editorial decisions reflected our constant desire to make sure that we fully cover and analyze any issue and give our viewers all the information they need.
~By Jim Walton ~


The reason can give nothing at all Like the response to desire.
~By Wallace Stevens ~


One would have to have completely forgotten the history of science so as to not remember that the desire to know nature has had the most constant and the happiest influence on the development of mathematics.
~By Henri Poincare ~


We cannot fashion our children after our desires, we must have them and love them as God has given them to us.
~By Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ~


I claim that rape exists any time sexual intercourse occurs when it has not been initiated by the woman, out of her own genuine affection and desire.
~By Robin Morgan ~


An argument fatal to the communist theory, is suggested by the fact, that a desire for property is one of the elements of our nature.
~By Herbert Spencer ~


I used to desire many, many things, but now I have just one desire, and that's to get rid of all my other desires.
~By John Cleese ~


All teenagers have this desire to somehow run away.
~By Joan Chen ~


Manifest plainness, embrace simplicity, reduce selfishness, have few desires.
~By Lao Tzu ~


If the Great Spirit had desired me to be a white man, he would have made me so in the first place.
~By Sitting Bull ~


It is much easier to suppress a first desire than to satisfy those that follow.
~By Benjamin Franklin ~


The vulgar man is always the most distinguished, for the very desire to be distinguished is vulgar.
~By Gilbert K. Chesterton ~


To put meaning in one's life may end in madness, But life without meaning is the torture Of restlessness and vague desire-It is a boat longing for the sea and yet afraid.
~By Edgar Lee Masters ~


When we disclaim praise, it is only showing our desire to be praised a second time.
~By Francois de La Rochefoucauld ~


If you desire to be pure, have firm faith, and slowly go on with your devotional practices without wasting your energy in useless scriptural discussions and arguments. Your little brain will otherwise be muddled.
~By Ramakrishna ~


Some desire is necessary to keep life in motion, and he whose real wants are supplied must admit those of fancy.
~By Samuel Johnson ~


Most people think that shadows follow, precede or surround beings or objects. The truth is that they also surround words, ideas, desires, deeds, impulses and memories.
~By Elie Wiesel ~


If you're bored with life - you don't get up every morning with a burning desire to do things - you don't have enough goals.
~By Lou Holtz ~


Good men, whether they be Christians or rationalists, do not desire to discriminate between races, but the distinctions implanted by Nature are too conspicuous to escape the observation of our senses.
~By Arthur Keith ~


I suppose I have had more advantages and privileges than most of you, who are slaves have ever known, and I believe more than many white people have enjoyed, for which I desire to bless God, and pray that he may bless those who have given them to me.
~By Jupiter Hammon ~


Prayer, among sane people, has never superseded practical efforts to secure the desired end.
~By George Santayana ~


There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.
~By Napoleon Hill ~


When you discover your mission, you will feel its demand. It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it.
~By W. Clement Stone ~


The teacher must derive not only the capacity, but the desire, to observe natural phenomena. The teacher must understand and feel her position of observer: the activity must lie in the phenomenon.
~By Maria Montessori ~

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