When you relinquish the desire to control your future, you can have more happiness.
When your desires are strong enough, you will appear to possess superhuman powers to achieve.
When I love, I do it without counting. I give myself entirely. And each time, it is the grand love of my life.
Winds blow counter to what ships desire.
Who is blind? He who can see no other world. Who is dumb? He who can say nothing pleasant about his lot. Who is poor? He who is troubled with too many desires. Who is rich? He who is happy with his lot.
What is permitted us we least desire.
We lessen our wants by lessening our desires.
We easily disbelieve those things which we desire not.
The unqualified man desires to climb to the top; the bad man desires to sit at the head of the table.