Appetite Quotes

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Fear regulates.  Appetite impels.
The appetite grows for what it feeds on.
Denial of one appetite sharpens the others.
Riches rather enlarge than satisfy appetites.

proverbs wealth

Food, sex, and liquor create their own appetite.

sex food

When one has an honest appetite all food tastes good.
'Tis not the meat, but 'tis the appetite
Makes eating a delight.
Nothing in the world is so incontinent as a man's cursed appetite.
Check impulse; quench appetite; keep reason under its own control.
Appetite comes with eating....  But the thirst goes away with drinking.
Other people's appetites easily appear excessive when one doesn't share them.
Appetite, n.  An instinct thoughtfully implanted by Providence as a solution to the labor question.
Subdue your appetites, my dears, and you've conquered human natur'.  That is the way to inculcate strength of mind.
I can reason down or deny everything, except this perpetual Belly: feed he must and will, and I cannot make him respectable.


Appetite is essentially insatiable, and . . . will infallibly discover congenial agencies (mechanical and political) of expression.
And appetite, a universal wolf,
So doubly seconded with will and power,
Must make perforce an universal prey
And last eat up himself.
The most violent appetites in all creatures are lust and hunger; the first is a perpetual call upon them to propagate their kind, the latter to preserve themselves.

lust hunger