Quotes of Craving

“ One sole desire, one passion now remainsTo keep life's fever still within his veins,Vengeance! dire vengeance on the wretch who castO'er him and all he lov'd that ruinous blast. ”

- Thomas Moore

“ Three passions, simple but overwhelmingly strong, have governed my life: the longing for love, the search for knowledge, and unbearable pity for the suffering of mankind. ”

- Bertrand Russell

“ Only passions, great passions, can elevate the soul to great things. ”

- Denis Diderot

“ A hungry people listens not to reason, nor cares for justice, nor is bent by any prayers. ”

- Seneca

“ If we resist our passions, it is more through their weakness than from our strength. ”

- Francois De La Rochefoucauld

“ By low ambition and the thirst of praise. ”

- William Cowper

“ All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsion, habit, reason, passion, and desire. ”

- Aristotle

“ Our passions are like convulsion fits, which, though they make us stronger for a time, leave us the weaker ever after. ”

- Alexander Pope

“ Therefore if thine enemy hunger, feed him; if he thirst, give him drink: for in so doing thou shalt heap coals of fire on his head. ”

- Bible

“ The seas are quiet when the winds give o'er; So calm are we when passions are no more! ”

- Edmund Waller

“ The live in wisdom who see themselves in all and all in them, who have renounced every selfish desire and sense craving tormenting the heart. ”

- Bhagavad Gita

“ It really comes down to the fact that, because I was perceived as a bad guy for leaving the show, I think people were rooting against the movies. That was really unfortunate. ”

- David Caruso

“ A hungry man is not a free man. ”

- Adlai E. Stevenson

“ They that die by famine die by inches. ”

- Matthew

“ Hungry bellies have no cars. ”

- Francois Rabelais

“ Man is only truly great when he acts from his passions. ”

- Benjamin Disraeli

“ Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires. ”

- Lao tzu

“ This is the whole point of technology. It creates an appetite for immortality on the one hand. It threatens universal extinction on the other. Technology is lust removed from nature. ”

- Don Delillo

“ Oppress'd with two weak evils, age and hunger. - As You Like It. Act ii. Sc. 7. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ Tyranny is yielding to the lust of the governing. ”

- Lord Moulton

“ There comes... a longing never to travel again except on foot. ”

- Wendell Berry

“ The hunger for love is much more difficult to remove than the hunger for bread. ”

- Harold Ross

“ The truth isn't always beauty, but the hunger for it is. ”

- Nadine Gordimer

“ The wine in the bottell doth not quench thirst. ”

- George Herbert

“ It is with our passions, as it is with fire and water, they are good servants but bad masters. ”

- Aesop

“ Passions are the gales of life. ”

- Alexander Pope

“ The hunger for love is much more difficult to remove than the hunger for bread. - Mother Teresa. ”

- Harold Ross

“ The hunger for love is much more difficult to remove than the hunger for bread. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ It is the passions that do and undo everything. ”

- Bernard Le Bovier de Fontenelle

“ Passions are likened best to floods and streams, The shallow murmur, but the deep are dumb. ”

- Sir Walter Raleigh
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