I want to be inside your darkest everything.
I used to dread getting older because I thought I would not be able to do all the things I wanted to do, but now that I am older I find that I don’t want to do them.
It is not the greatness of a man’s means that makes him independent, so much as the smallness of his wants.
Discontents arise from our desires oftener than from our wants.
Shameless craving must have shameful nay.
If your desires be endless, your cares will be so too.
Dwell not upon thy weariness, thy strength shall be according to the measure of thy desire.
Some desire is necessary to keep life in motion; and he whose real wants are supplied, must admit those of fancy.
There are those who have a desire to love, but do not have the capacity to love.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.