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what in the world does "Desire is death" mean? It is used in Sonnet 147, but I don't understand it.
- Burning desire to be or do something gives us staying power - a reason to get up every morning or to pick ourselves up and start in again after a disappointment.
- The desire of the man is for the woman, but the desire of the woman is for the desire of the man.
- The desire to know is natural to good men.
- The waves of desire in the world-ocean are intoxicating wine.
- There is only trouble and desire.
- When all desires that cling to the heart are surrendered, then a mortal becomes immortal.
- When one tastes that fruit that bathes their tongue in decadence, ones own wants oft causeth them to partake again, and deeper, each time, to wash themselves anew in that single most sumptuous thing.
- Without a sense of urgency, desire loses its value.