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

Proceed With Caution

“A word once let out of the cage cannot be whistled back again.”
~ Horace

“Beware a rickety wall, a savage dog and a quarrelsome person.”
~ Iranian Saying.

“Beware the door with too many keys.”
~ Portuguese Saying

“Beware the fury of a patient man.”
~ John Dryden

“Beware the person with nothing to lose.”
~ Italian Saying

“Buyer beware.” (“Caveat emptor”)
~ Latin Proverb

“Choose your neighbors before you buy your house.”
~ Hausa (West African)

“Creditors have better memories than debtors.”
~ English Saying

“Don’t sail out farther than you can row back.”
~ Danish Saying

“Eggs have no business dancing with stones.”
~ Haitian Saying

“Eternal vigilance is the price of liberty.”
~ John Philpot Curran

“Fine feathers don’t make fine birds.”
~ Aesop

“If you buy what you don’t need, you steal from yourself.”
~ Swedish Saying

“If you call one wolf, you invite the pack.”
~ Bulgarian Saying

“Never reveal the bottom of your purse or the depth of your mind.”
~ Italian Saying

“Nothing seems expensive on credit.”
~ Czech Saying

Free Market

“The great virtue of a free market system is that it does not care what color people are; it does not care what their religion is; it only cares whether they can produce something you want to buy. It is the most effective system we have discovered to enable people who hate one another to deal with one another and help one another.”
~ Milton Friedman

“The inherent vice of capitalism is the unequal sharing of blessings; the inherent virtue of socialism is the equal sharing of miseries.”
~ Winston Churchill

“Free market capitalism has done more for the soul of the human race than any other system – it’s created the highest standard of living.”
~ Chris Chocola

“There’s no limit to what free men and free women in a free market with free enterprise can accomplish when people are free to follow their dream.”
~ Jack Kemp

“Free market capitalism is far more than economic theory. It is the engine of social mobility-the highway to the American Dream.”
~ George W. Bush

“We do not have free market capitalism in America; we have crony capitalism. There is a huge difference between free market capitalism that democratizes a country and makes us more efficient and prosperous and corporate crony capitalism.”
~ Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.

“We all too often have socialism for the rich and rugged free market capitalism for the poor.”
~ Martin Luther King, Jr.

“Free-market capitalism, in the blink of an eye, was gutted and replaced by an oligopoly.”
~ Gerald Celente

“The only way that has ever been discovered to have a lot of people cooperate together voluntarily is through the free market. And that’s why it’s so essential to preserving individual freedom.”
~ Milton Friedman

“America’s abundance was not created by public sacrifices to the common good, but by the productive genius of free men who pursued their own personal interests and the making of their own private fortunes.”
~ Ayn Randv

“Underlying most arguments against the free market is a lack of belief in freedom itself.”
~ Milton Friedman

Manners Morals & Respect

“If we lose love and self respect for each other, this is how we finally die.”
~ Maya Angelou

“The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other’s life.”
~ Richard Bach

“Respect for ourselves guides our morals, respect for others guides our manners.”
~ Laurence Sterne

“One of the most sincere forms of respect is actually listening to what another has to say.”
~ Bryant H. McGill

“We don’t need to share the same opinions as others, but we need to be respectful.”
~ Taylor Swift

“A child who is allowed to be disrespectful to his parents will not have true respect for anyone.”
~ Billy Graham

“When you practice gratefulness, there is a sense of respect toward others.”
~ Dalai Lama

“Everyone in society should be a role model, not only for their own self-respect, but for respect from others.”
~ Barry Bonds

“Moral authority comes from following universal and timeless principles like honesty, integrity, treating people with respect.”
~ Stephen Covey

“If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem.”
~ Abraham Lincoln

Remedies For Anger

“He who angers you conquers you.”
~ Elizabeth Kenny

“The greatest remedy for anger is delay.”
~ Unknown

“The anger of the prudent never shows.”
~ Burmese

“If you kick a stone in anger you will hurt your foot.
~ Korean

“If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will escape a hundred days of sorrow.”
~ Chinese Proverb

“Fire in the heart sends smoke into the head.”
~ German Proverb

“A quarrelsome man has no good neighbours.”
~ Ben Franklin

“A hand ready to hit, may cause you great trouble.”
~ Maori

“Anger ventilated often hurries toward forgiveness; and concealed often hardens into revenge.”
~ Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

“Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.”
~ Maya Angelou

“A quick temper will make a fool of you soon enough.”
~ Bruce Lee

“You can’t shake hands with a clenched fist.”
~ Indira Gandhi

“Anger is a wind which blows out the lamp of the mind.”
~ Robert Green Ingersoll

“Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned.”
~ Buddha

“Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools.”
~ Albert Einstein

“Get mad, then get over it.”
~ Colin Powell