Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.
Sometimes people don't want to hear the truth because they don't want their illusions destroyed.
This is part of human nature, the desire to change consciousness.
I want to die on Mars, just not on impact.
Life contains but two tragedies. One is not to get your heart's desire; the other is to get it.
We are stuck with technology when what we really want is just stuff that works.
The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.
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.
Listen to what you know instead of what you fear.
Winning isn't everything, but wanting to win is.
More than we use is more than we want.
To desire is to obtain; to aspire is to achieve.
Be careful what you set your heart upon -- for it will surely be yours.
Everyone has been made for some particular work, and the desire for that work has been put in every heart.