Quotes by insatiable
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American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
Ambition has its disappointments to sour us, but never the good fortune to satisfy us. Its appetite grows keener by indulgence and all we can gratify it with at present serves but the more to inflame its insatiable desires.
American Protestant clergyman 1891-1968
First rule of Economics 101: our desires are insatiable. Second rule: we can stomach only three Big Macs at a time.
Joseph De Maistre
French diplomat and philosopher 1753-1821
Man is insatiable for power; he is infantile in his desires and, always discontented with what he has, loves only what he has not. People complain of the despotism of princes; they ought to complain of the despotism of man.
Fawn M. Brodie
American historian and biographer 1915-1981
A passion for politics stems usually from an insatiable need, either for power, or for friendship and adulation, or a combination of both.
Anne Morrow Lindbergh
American Author 1906-
America, which has the most glorious present still existing in the world today, hardly stops to enjoy it, in her insatiable appetite for the future.
Canadian professor and philosopher 1911-1980
Appetite is essentially insatiable, and where it operates as a criterion of both action and enjoyment (that is, everywhere in the Western world since the sixteenth century) it will infallibly discover congenial agencies (mechanical and political) of expression.
American musician, singer and actress 1958-
Everyone probably thinks that I'm a raving nymphomaniac, that I have an insatiable sexual appetite, when the truth is I'd rather read a book.
Augustus William Hare
How few are our real wants! and how easy is it to satisfy them! Our imaginary ones are boundless and insatiable.
American businessman 1804-1877
In my experience, problems most frequently arise from those who report for television, with little field experience in your area but an insatiable appetite for a sound bite.
Indian politician 1917-1985
My life is an indivisible whole, and all my attitudes run into one another; and they all have their rise in my insatiable love for mankind.
Irish writer and poet 1728-1774
People seek within a short span of life to satisfy a thousand desires, each of which is insatiable.
French writer and essayist 1913-1960
The desire for possession is insatiable, to such a point that it can survive even love itself. To love, therefore, is to sterilize the person one loves.
A. N. Wilson
English writer and columnist 1950-
The fact that logic cannot satisfy us awakens an almost insatiable hunger for the irrational.
American writer 1902-1983
The main effect of a real revolution is perhaps that it sweeps away those who do not know how to wish, and brings to the front men with insatiable appetites for action, power and all that the world has to offer.
Irish writer 1854-1900
The public have an insatiable curiosity to know everything, except what is worth knowing.
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