What Do You Do With Burning Desire?

“Burning desire is the eternal flame.”
~ Douglas Horton

“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.”
~ W Clement Stone

“True learning takes energy, passion and a burning desire.”
~ Robert Kiyosaki

“Desire is one of the burning experiences of human life.”
~ Lionel Shriver

“Give me a man with an average ability but a burning desire to succeed and I will give you a winner in exchange every time.”
~ Andrew Carnegie

“Our care of the child should be governed, not by the desire to make him learn things, but by the endeavor always to keep burning within him that light which is called intelligence.”
~ Maria Montessori

“Desire is a bonfire that burns with greater fury, asking for more fuel…”
~ Sathya Sai Baba

“What’s the secret to success? It’s no secret. You need a winning attitude, honesty and integrity, and a burning desire to succeed.”
~ Dave Thomas

“It’s so much better to desire than to have.”
~ Anouk Aimee

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

“You can only desire something that you’ve already had in your life.”
~ Cate Blanchett

“It is a miserable state of mind to have few things to desire and many things to fear.”
~ Francis Bacon

“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.”
~ Herbert Spencer

“A man sometimes devotes his life to a desire which he is not sure will ever be fulfilled. Those who laugh at this folly are, after all, no more than mere spectators of life.”
~ Ryunosuke Akutagawa

“Desire grows by what it feeds on.”
~ L.M. Montgomery

“A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.”
~ Ayn Rand

“When you are discontent, you always want more, more, more. Your desire can never be satisfied. But when you practice contentment, you can say to yourself, ‘Oh yes – I already have everything that I really need.'”
~ Dalai Lama

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