Love is when the desire to be desired takes you so badly that you feel you could die of it.
Managers in all too many American companies do not achieve the desired results because nobody makes them do it.
The sublimity of wisdom is to do those things living which are to be desired when dying.
Every crisis offers you extra desired power.
If poetry alters the way in which the reader views the world then it has had its desired effect.
Peace above all things is to be desired but blood must sometimes be spilled to obtain it on equable and lasting terms.
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.
Most medical physicists work in the physics of radiation oncology making sure that the desired dose is given to the cancer and the dose to normal tissues are minimized.
Marriage is for women the commonest mode of livelihood and the total amount of undesired sex endured by women is probably greater in marriage than in prostitution.
Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.
Destiny is something not be to desired and not to be avoided. a mystery not contrary to reason for it implies that the world and the course of human history have meaning.
If there were in the world today any large number of people who desired their own happiness more than they desired the unhappiness of others we could have a paradise in a few years.
The freedom now desired by many is not freedom to do and dare but freedom from care and worry.
Freedom is not procured by a full enjoyment of what is desired but by controlling the desire.
Practice means to perform over and over again in the face of all obstacles some act of vision of faith of desire. Practice is a means of inviting the perfection desired.
All who call on God in true faith earnestly from the heart will certainly be heard and will receive what they have asked and desired.
A man of conviction is often more to be desired than a man of experience.
With Shakespeare and poetry a new world was born. New dreams new desires a self consciousness was born. I desired to know to know myself in terms of the new standards set by these books.
From time immemorial artistic insights have been revealed to artists in their sleep and in dreams so that at all times they ardently desired them.
The stroke of death is as a lover's pinch which hurts and is desired.
We say we want to create beauty identity quality singularity. And yet maybe in truth these cities that we have are desired. Maybe their very characterlessness provides the best context for living.
Beauty is desired in order that it may be befouled not for its own sake but for the joy brought by the certainty of profaning it.
I remember when I took Quentin Tarantino with me to a very private screening of the documentary 'Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired ' which shows some of the legal irregularities of his case. I was involved by the film and it was an amazing experience to see people weep at the end of it.