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Thirsty Quotes

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I am so thirsty for the marvelous
that only the marvelous has power over me.
- Anais Nin

If you were to offer a thirsty man all wisdom,
you would not please him more than if you gave him a drink.
- Sophocles

Whenever someone asks me if I want water with my Scotch,
I say I'm thirsty, not dirty.
- Joe E. Lewis

I haven't been drinking for years now.
Something's got to give.
I don't mind that I'm a guy that's stopped drinking,
though this interview is making me mighty thirsty.
- Dan Hicks

 

Don't think that because you haven't heard from me
for a while that I went to sleep.
I am still here, like a spirit roaming the night.
Thirsty, hungry, seldom stopping to rest.
- Spike Lee

When we are thirsty, we drink the white waters of the pool,
the sweetness of our mournful childhood.
- Georg Trakl

There are two reasons for drinking: one is,
when you are thirsty, to cure it; the other,
when you are not thirsty, to prevent it.
- Thomas Love Peacock

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We are all hungry and thirsty for concrete images.
Abstract art will have been good for one thing:
to restore its exact virginity to figurative art.
- Salvador Dali

I'm a little thirsty, can I go drink out of your toilet?
- Mark McKinney

When you're thirsty and it seems that you could drink
the entire ocean that's faith;
when you start to drink and finish only a glass or two that's science.
- Anton Chekhov

I am the vessel.
The draft is God's.
And God is the thirsty one.
- Dag Hammarskjold

Drinking when we are not thirsty and making love at all seasons,
madam: that is all there is to distinguish us from other animals.
- Pierre Beaumarchais

I drink because I'm thirsty.
- Shane MacGowan

It is best to rise from life as from a banquet,
neither thirsty nor drunken.
- Aristotle

There comes a moment on a journey when something sweet,
something irresistible and charming as wine raised to thirsty lips,
wells up in the traveller's being.
- Patrick MacGill

To be thirsty and to drink water is the perfection
of sensuality rarely achieved.
Sometimes you drink water; other times you are thirsty.
- Jose Bergamin

Would that I were a dry well, and that the people tossed stones into me,
for that would be easier than to be a spring of flowing
water that the thirsty pass by,
and from which they avoid drinking.
- Khalil Gibran

Ennui has made more gamblers than avarice,
more drunkards than thirst,
and perhaps as many suicides as despair.
- The Buddha

The insatiable thirst for everything which lies beyond,
and which life reveals, is the most living proof of our immortality.
- Charles Baudelaire

The desire of knowledge, like the thirst of riches,
increases ever with the acquisition of it.
- Laurence Sterne

The thirst for vengeance was the beautiful nature which Homer imitated.
- Johann G. Hamann

In your thirst for knowledge, be sure not to drown in all the information.
- Anthony J. D'Angelo

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

The thirst to know and understand, a large and liberal discontent.
- William Watson

Fame is the thirst of youth.
- Lord Byron

So is the savage buffalo, especially delighting in dark places,
where he can wallow in the mud and slake his thirst without much trouble;
and here also we find the wild pig.
- John H. Speke

When it comes to having a central nervous system,
and the ability to feel pain, hunger,
and thirst, a rat is a pig is a dog is a boy.
- Ingrid Newkirk

The remedy for thirst? It is the opposite of the one for a dog bite:
run always after a dog,
he'll never bite you; drink always before thirst,
and it will never overtake you.
- Francois Rabelais

Small natures require despotism to exercise their sinews,
as great souls thirst for equality to give play to their heart.
- Honore de Balzac

As much as we thirst for approval we dread condemnation.
- Hans Selye

To underestimate one's thirst, to pass a given landmark to the right or left,
to find a dry spring where one looked for running water -
there is no help for any of these things.
- Mary Austin

Always, through my whole life, I've had a thirst for knowledge.
- Emmitt Smith

I hope to continue building my acting career and work
more on projects that fulfill my artistic thirst.
- Karolina Kurkova

The people who influenced me most were the people who
said I would never make it.
They gave me a thirst for revenge.
- Colin Mochrie

The thirst for powerful sensations takes the upper
hand both over fear and over compassion for the grief of others.
- Anton Chekhov

You should not see the desert simply as some faraway place of little rain.
There are many forms of thirst.
- William Langewiesche

I am your fairy tale.
Your dream.
Your wishes and desires, and I am your thirst and your
hunger and your food and your drink.
- Klaus Kinski

Men are as we have always known them,
neither better nor worse from the hearts of rogues
there springs a latent honesty,
from the depths of honest men there emerges a brutish appetite -
a thirst for extermination,
a desire for blood.
- Frederica Montseny

I offer neither pay, nor quarters, nor food;
I offer only hunger,
thirst, forced marches, battles and death.
Let him who loves his country with his heart,
and not merely with his lips, follow me.
- Giuseppe Garibaldi

The idea of eternity lives in all of us.
We thirst to live in a belief which raises our small
personality to a higher coherence -
a coherence which is human and yet superhuman,
absolute and yet steadily growing and developing,
ideal and yet real.
- Christian Lous Lange

God is waiting eagerly to respond with new strength
to each little act of self-control,
small disciplines of prayer, feeble searching after him.
And his children shall be filled if they will only
hunger and thirst after what he offers.
- Richard Holloway

The best books for a man are not always those which the wise recommend,
but often those which meet the peculiar wants,
the natural thirst of his mind, and therefore awaken
interest and rivet thought.
- William Ellery Channing

Unless you become more watchful in your states and
check the spirit of monopoly and thirst for exclusive
privileges you will in the end find that...
the control over your dearest interests has passed
into the hands of these corporations.
- Andrew Jackson

Uncontrolled, the hunger and thirst after God may become an obstacle,
cutting off the soul from what it desires.
If a man would travel far along the mystic road,
he must learn to desire God intensely but in stillness,
passively and yet with all his heart and mind and strength.
- Aldous Huxley

Let's choose today to quench our thirst for the "good
life" we thinks others lead by acknowledging the good
that already exists in our lives.
We can then offer the universe the gift of our grateful hearts.
- Sarah Ban Breathnach

No society has been able to abolish human sadness,
no political system can deliver us from the pain of living,
from our fear of death, our thirst for the absolute.
It is the human condition that directs the social condition,
not vice versa.
- Eugene Ionesco

Love, with very young people, is a heartless business.
We drink at that age from thirst, or to get drunk;
it is only later in life that we occupy ourselves with
the individuality of our wine.
- Isak Dinesen

Seeing that our thirst was increasing and the water was killing us,
while the storm did not abate, we agreed to trust to God,
Our Lord, and rather risk the perils of the sea than
wait there for certain death from thirst.
- Alvar N. C. de Vaca

Wealth is like sea-water; the more we drink,
the thirstier we become; and the same is true of fame.
- Arthur Schopenhauer

The humble and meek are thirsting for blood.
- Joe Orton

Talent is God-given; be humble.
Fame is man-given; be thankful.
Conceit is self-given; be careful.
- John Wooden

Without a humble but reasonable
confidence in your own powers
you cannot be successful or happy.
- Norman Vincent Peale

Let us touch the dying, the poor,
the lonely and the unwanted
according to the graces we have received
and let us not be ashamed
or slow to do the humble work.
- Mother Teresa

With courage, you will dare to take risks,
have the strength to be compassionate,
and the wisdom to be humble.
Courage is the foundation of integrity.
- Keshavan Nair

Believe in yourself. Have faith in your abilities.
Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers
you cannot be successful or happy.
- Norman Vincent Peale

If it is surely the means to the highest end we know,
can any work be humble or disgusting?
Will it not rather be elevating as a ladder,
the means by which we are translated?
- Henry David Thoreau

My religion consists of a humble admiration
of the illimitable superior spirit
who reveals himself in the slight details we are able
to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.
- Albert Einstein

We have to stop and be humble enough to understand
that there is something called mystery.
- Paulo Coelho

A man's pride shall bring him low,
but honor shall uphold the humble in spirit.
- Proverbs 29:23

Seriousness is a sickness; your sense of humor
makes you more human, more humble.
The sense of humor - according to me -
is one of the most essential parts of religiousness.
- Osho

If the grandfather of the grandfather of Jesus had
known what was hidden within him,
he would have stood humble and awe-struck before his soul.
- Khalil Gibran

The humble are in danger when those in power disagree.
- Phaedrus

Self-praise is for losers.
Be a winner.
Stand for something.
Always have class, and be humble.
- John Madden

Sin recognized but that may keep us humble,
But oh, it keeps us nasty.
- Margaret Smith

When I'm onstage they know I'm honest,
and I try to be as humble as I can.
- Chubby Checker

There is a healthful hardiness about real dignity that
never dreads contact and communion with others however humble.
- Washington Irving

At home I am a nice guy: but I don't want the world to know.
Humble people, I've found, don't get very far.
- Muhammad Ali

Were I as base as is the lowly plain,
And you, my Love, as high as heaven above,
Yet should the thoughts of me, your humble swain,.
- Joshua Sylvester

I think we were always humble.
- Steve Brown

But You never reject a repentant and humble heart.
- Alphonsus Liguori

Born poor, but of honored and humble people,
I am particularly proud to die poor.
- Pope John XXIII


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