Longing Quotes

The orgasm has replaced the Cross as the focus of longing and the image of fulfillment.
Malcolm Muggeridge
It seems to me we can never give up longing And wishing while we are thoroughly alive. There are certain things we feel to be beautiful and good, And we must hunger after them.
George Eliot

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T. s. eliot, quoted in the may, 24 edition of
The Creator has not given you a longing to do that which you have no ability to do.
Orison Swett Marden
The only way to get rid of a temptation is to yield to it. Resist it, and your soul grows sick with longing for the things it has forbidden to itself.
Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray, 1891

I have Immortal longings in me.
William Shakespeare
I celebrate myself, And what I assume you shall assume, For every atom belonging to me as good belongs to you.
Walt Whitman
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I have Immortal longings in me.
William Shakespeare, "Antony and Cleopatra", Act 5 scene 2
The orgasm has replaced the cross as the focus of longing and fulfillment.
Malcolm Muggeridge
We are the total of our longings.
Guy Gavriel Kay