Quotations About / On: LUST
Lust is to the other passions what the nervous fluid is to life; it supports them all, lends strength to them all ... ambition, cruelty, avarice, revenge, are all founded on lust.
(Marquis de Sade (1740-1814), French author. Juliette, in L'Histoire de Juliette, ou les Prospérités du Vice, pt. 2 (1797).)
Lust is part of mankind; but, true love is superior!
Lust - a nightmare in infatuation's phoney bed.
Lust is a savage desire - an ugly reflection of nature devoid of contentment.
Lust is like the skin of fruit while love is the real juice.
(The misunderstanding between love and lust.)
Lust is like skin of onion finally you find nothing.
(lust leads to an emptiness.)
Illegal lust leads to the injustice on the earth today.
Neither love nor lust can be compelled.
Illegal lust can lead you to early death.
My regimen is lust and avarice for exercise, gluttony and sloth for relaxation.
(Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Twelfth Selection, New York (1993).)