Quote category: Desire


To see is to know, to desire is to be able to, to dare is to have.

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Alfred de Musset Permalink to Alfred de Musset quote

What we vividly imagine, ardently desire, enthusiastically act upon, must inevitable come to pass.

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Colin P. Sisson Permalink to Colin P. Sisson quote

Listen to desire as you listen to the wind among the trees.

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J. Krishnamurti Permalink to J. Krishnamurti quote

Breathe through the heats of our desire.
Thy coolness and Thy balm; Let sense be dumb, let flesh retire; Speak through the earthquake, wind, and fire, O still small voice of calm

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John Whittier Permalink to John Whittier quote

Be still and know that I am God. Here "stillness" is a total surrender without vestige of individuality.
Stillness will prevail and there will be no agitation of mind.
Agitation of mind is the cause of desire, the sense of doership and personality. If that is stopped, there is quiet.

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Ramana Maharshi Permalink to Ramana Maharshi quote