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He who is satisfied has never truly craved,
by Abraham Joshua Heschel

He who is satisfied has never truly craved,
and he who craves for the light of God neglects his ease for ardor.
- Abraham Joshua Heschel

God is of no importance unless He is of supreme importance.
- Abraham Joshua Heschel

The issue of prayer is not prayer; the issue of prayer is God.
- Abraham Joshua Heschel

It is not enough for me to ask question;
I want to know how to answer the one question that
seems to encompass everything I face:
What am I here for?
- Abraham Joshua Heschel

 

When I was young, I admired clever people.
Now that I am old, I admire kind people.
- Abraham Joshua Heschel

Racism is man's gravest threat to man -
the maximum of hatred for a minimum of reason.
- Abraham Joshua Heschel

Just to be is a blessing.
Just to live is holy.
- Abraham Joshua Heschel

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Man's sin is in his failure to live what he is.
Being the master of the earth, man forgets that he is the servant of God.
- Abraham Joshua Heschel

Man is a messenger who forgot the message.
- Abraham Joshua Heschel

Self-respect is the fruit of discipline;
the sense of dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself.
- Abraham Joshua Heschel

The road to the sacred leads through the secular.
- Abraham Joshua Heschel

Worship is a way of seeing the world in the light of God.
- Abraham Joshua Heschel

Wonder rather than doubt is the root of all knowledge.
- Abraham Joshua Heschel

A religious man is a person who holds God and man in one thought at one time,
at all times, who suffers harm done to others,
whose greatest passion is compassion,
whose greatest strength is love and defiance of despair.
- Abraham Joshua Heschel

A test of a people is how it behaves toward the old.
It is easy to love children.
Even tyrants and dictators make a point of being fond of children.
But the affection and care for the old,
the incurable, the helpless are the true gold mines of a culture.
- Abraham Joshua Heschel

God is not a hypothesis derived from logical assumptions,
but an immediate insight, self-evident as light.
He is not something to be sought in the darkness with the light of reason.
He is the light.
- Abraham Joshua Heschel

Look at a day when you are supremely satisfied at the end.
It's not a day when you lounge around doing nothing;
it's when you've had everything to do, and you've done it.
- Margaret Thatcher

Let us not be satisfied with just giving money.
Money is not enough, money can be got,
but they need your hearts to love them.
So, spread your love everywhere you go.
- Mother Teresa

Man is a credulous animal, and must believe something;
in the absence of good grounds for belief,
he will be satisfied with bad ones.
- Bertrand Russell

My attitude is never to be satisfied,
never enough, never.
- Duke Ellington

To be satisfied with a little, is the greatest wisdom;
and he that increaseth his riches,
increaseth his cares; but a contented mind is a hidden treasure,
and trouble findeth it not.
- Akhenaton

I am easily satisfied with the very best.
- Winston Churchill

God is most glorified in us when we are most satisfied in Him.
- John Piper

The happiness and peace attained by those satisfied
by the nectar of spiritual tranquillity is not attained
by greedy persons restlessly moving here and there.
- Chanakya

The well-satisfied customer will bring the repeat sale that counts.
- James Cash Penney

What is it in my makeup that makes me grab any offer
and fly around the world? Will I ever be satisfied? Can't I ever just rest?
- Eli Wallach

We rarely find anyone who can say he has lived a happy life,
and who, content with his life, can retire from the
world like a satisfied guest.
- Horace

I will never be satisfied.
Life is one constant search for the betterment for me.
- Jayne Mansfield

Perhaps the thing that makes humans truly unique on
Earth is that we are never satisfied with our situation;
maybe that is what's taken us so far.
- Joan D. Vinge

Mathematicians aren't satisfied because they know there
are no solutions up to four million or four billion,
they really want to know that there are no solutions up to infinity.
- Andrew Wiles

But I am satisfied that the information that we have
that this is the work of Zarqawi,
is accurate.
- John Abizaid

No one is satisfied with their life's work.
- Marjory Stoneman Douglas

He that has satisfied his thirst turns his back on the well.
- Baltasar Gracian

It is cruel, you know, that music should be so beautiful.
It has the beauty of loneliness of pain:
of strength and freedom.
The beauty of disappointment and never-satisfied love.
The cruel beauty of nature and everlasting beauty of monotony.
- Benjamin Britten

God was satisfied with his own work,
and that is fatal.
- Samuel Butler

I'm satisfied to go in at the bottom -
that's the best way to learn what things are all about.
- Cesar Romero

It can never be satisfied, the mind,
never.
- Wallace Stevens

The greatest wealth is to live content with little,
for there is never want where the mind is satisfied.
- Lucretius

It is vain to say human beings ought to be satisfied with tranquillity:
they must have action;
and they will make it if they cannot find it.
- Jacob Bronowski

Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to
talk of you as they will.
- Pythagoras

If one is satisfied with things, one doesn't complain
about the downsides that exist,
either.
- Georg Henrik von Wright

A nice, steady job I don't need that bad.
I'm not that satisfied with it.
- Jackie Cooper

Charm is the quality in others, that makes us more
satisfied with ourselves.
- Henri Frederic Amiel

I wasn't satisfied just to earn a good living.
I was looking to make a statement.
- Donald Trump

I'm not really satisfied with anything I have written to date.
- Mike Gordon

No law can possibly meet the convenience of every one:
we must be satisfied if it be beneficial on the whole and to the majority.
- Titus Livius

We are perverse creatures and never satisfied.
- Nan Fairbrother

Why hast thou made me born in this country,
The inhabitant of which is satisfied with being a slave?
- Muhammad Iqbal

There's a gray area there that I'm satisfied is not gray.
- Robert Conrad

But once you have satisfied your material needs,
which I think every wealth creator should -
the house,
the car, the plane, the boat - what comes next?
- Tom Hunter

Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure.
- Thomas A. Edison

I think the most insulting thing you can do to a director
is to challenge when he or she is satisfied with your interpretation.
- Dustin Hoffman

I had concluded when I was the prosecutor that I would
vote against the death penalty if I were in the legislature
but that I could ask for it when I was satisfied as to guilt.
- Janet Reno

I don't very often think I've done a good job.
I don't like the majority of what I do.
I shouldn't say I don't like it, but I'm not satisfied
with almost everything that I do.
- Paul Simon

I'm not satisfied with the explanations I get from tv or from school.
- Erykah Badu

I feel sorry for the person who can't get genuinely excited about his work.
Not only will he never be satisfied,
but he will never achieve anything worthwhile.
- Walter Chrysler

Philosophical reflection could not leave the relation
of mind and spirit in the obscurity which had satisfied
the needs of the naive consciousness.
- Wilhelm Wundt

"Sex" is as important as eating or drinking and we
ought to allow the one appetite to be satisfied with
as little restraint or false modesty as the other.
- Marquis de Sade

The essence of faith is being satisfied with all that God is for us in Jesus.
- John Piper

When you say you are in love with humanity,
you are well satisfied with yourself.
- Luigi Pirandello

If I have a thousand ideas and only one turns out to be good,
I am satisfied.
- Alfred Nobel

Progress however, of the best kind, is comparatively slow.
Great results cannot be achieved at once;
and we must be satisfied to advance in life as we walk,
step by step.
- Samuel Smiles

I longed to arrest all beauty that came before me,
and at length the longing has been satisfied.
- Julia Margaret Cameron

This land, which we have watered with our tears and our blood,
is now our mother country, and we are well satisfied
to stay where wisdom abounds and gospel is free.
- Richard V. Allen

You must remember that a woman, by nature,
needs much less to feed upon than a man,
a few emotions and she is satisfied.
- Alice James

You must never actually cheat the customer,
even if you can.
You must make her happy and satisfied,
so she will come back.
- Alexander Turney Stewart

One of the things that is wrong with religion is that
it teaches us to be satisfied with answers which are
not really answers at all.
- Richard Dawkins

I'm not satisfied with the progress of the work,
but I am happy that the talks are going on.
It might have a negative effect if the United States joins.
- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

A satisfied customer is the best business strategy of all.
- Michael LeBoeuf

My people and I have come to an agreement which satisfied us both.
They are to say what they please, and I am to do what I please.
- Frederick II

Open your eyes, look within.
Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
- Bob Marley


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