And the essential core of meditation is very simple: it is to be a witness of your mind process,not to be identified with the mind processes - thoughts, desires, imaginations, projections, dreams, memories and so on and so forth.
Do you wish to be great? Then begin by being. Do you desire to construct a vast and lofty fabric? Think first about the foundations of humility. The higher your structure is to be, the deeper must be its foundation.
I don't have any particular burning desire to go back to being cuddly. Not really.
Stranger, if you passing meet me and desire to speak to me, why should you not speak to me? And why should I not speak to you?
We do not succeed in changing things according to our desire, but gradually our desire changes.
I have no desire to prove anything by dancing. I have never used it as an outlet or a means of expressing myself. I just dance. I just put my feet in the air and move them around.
In real life, love has to be possible. Even if it is not returned right away, love can only survive when the hope exists that you will be able to win over the person you desire.
From the deepest desires often come the deadliest hate.
Success - keeping your mind awake and your desire asleep.
The desire is thy prayers; and if thy desire is without ceasing, thy prayer will also be without ceasing. The continuance of your longing is the continuance of your prayer.
Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.
Failure doesn't kill you... it increases your desire to make something happen.
Mystery creates wonder and wonder is the basis of man's desire to understand.
Every person who wins in any undertaking must be willing to cut all sources of retreat. Only by doing so can one be sure of maintaining that state of mind known as a burning desire to win - essential to success.
As far as I knew white women were never lonely, except in books. White men adored them, Black men desired them and Black women worked for them.
I prefer to be a dreamer among the humblest, with visions to be realized, than lord among those without dreams and desires.
It is hard to contend against one's heart's desire; for whatever it wishes to have it buys at the cost of soul.
I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies; for the hardest victory is over self.
There is nothing capricious in nature and the implanting of a desire indicates that it's gratification is in the consitution of the creature that feels it.
An original is a creation motivated by desire. Any reproduction of an originals motivated be necessity. It is marvelous that we are the only species that creates gratuitous forms. To create is divine, to reproduce is human.
Lord, grant that I may always desire more than I can accomplish.
We will try to create conditions where persons could come together in a spirit of teamwork, and exercise to their heart's desire their technological capacity.
War grows out of the desire of the individual to gain advantage at the expense of his fellow man.
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsions, habit, reason, passion, desire.
You study, you learn, but you guard the original naivete. It has to be within you, as desire for drink is within the drunkard or love is within the lover.