Appetite Quotes

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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. - Joseph Addison quote.
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.

hunger lust

Check impulse; quench appetite; keep reason under its own control. - Marcus Aurelius quote.
Check impulse; quench appetite; keep reason under its own control.
Appetite, n.  An instinct thoughtfully implanted by Providence as a solution to the labor question. - Ambrose Bierce quote.
Appetite, n.  An instinct thoughtfully implanted by Providence as a solution to the labor question.
Denial of one appetite sharpens the others.
Fear regulates.  Appetite impels.
Subdue your appetites, my dears, and you've conquered human natur'.  That is the way to inculcate strength of mind. - Charles Dickens quote.
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. - Ralph Waldo Emerson quote.
I can reason down or deny everything, except this perpetual Belly: feed he must and will, and I cannot make him respectable.

hunger

Riches rather enlarge than satisfy appetites.

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Other people's appetites easily appear excessive when one doesn't share them. - André Gide quote.
Other people's appetites easily appear excessive when one doesn't share them.
Food, sex, and liquor create their own appetite. - Sheila Graham quote.
Food, sex, and liquor create their own appetite.

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Nothing in the world is so incontinent as a man's cursed appetite. - Homer quote.
Nothing in the world is so incontinent as a man's cursed appetite.
Appetite is essentially insatiable, and . . . will infallibly discover congenial agencies (mechanical and political) of expression. - Marshall McLuha quote.
Appetite is essentially insatiable, and . . . will infallibly discover congenial agencies (mechanical and political) of expression.
When one has an honest appetite all food tastes good. - Kathleen Noriss quote.
When one has an honest appetite all food tastes good.
Appetite comes with eating....  But the thirst goes away with drinking. - François Rabelais quote.
Appetite comes with eating....  But the thirst goes away with drinking.
And appetite, a universal wolf,
So doubly seconded with will and power,
Must make perforce an universal prey
And last eat up himself. - William Shakespeare quote.
And appetite, a universal wolf,
So doubly seconded with will and power,
Must make perforce an universal prey
And last eat up himself.
'Tis not the meat, but 'tis the appetite
Makes eating a delight.
The appetite grows for what it feeds on. - Ida B. Wells quote.
The appetite grows for what it feeds on.