Quotes about Lust

The more we are filled with thoughts of lust the less we find true romantic love. Doug Horton

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

Carnal lust rules where there is no love of God. Saint Augustine

Gluttony and Lust are the only sins that abuse something that is essential to our survival. Henry Fairlie

Love talks and talks. Lust is brief and to the point. Mason Cooley

I’ve looked on a lot of women with lust. I’ve committed adultery in my heart many times. This is something God recognizes I will do – and I have done it – and God forgives me for it. Jimmy Carter

Lust is a mysterious wound in the side of humanity; or rather, at the very source of its life! To confound this lust in man with that desire which unites the sexes is like confusing a tumor with the very organ which it devours, a tumor whose very deformity horribly reproduces the shape. Georges Bernanos