59 Impressive Wanting More Quotes

Last Updated on January 16, 2021 by Scott M. Thomas

It is a natural thing for a person to want as much as he can get. There is no end to human needs. Money, products, love, or material things. Everyone’s the same. People are not satisfied with the slightest. We always want something that we don’t have. 

In this article, you will find some amazing quotes. We decorated it with some amazing wanting more quotes. Hope you’ll love it.

“It doesn’t matter how much you get; you are left wanting more.” – Amy Poehler

“Wanting more is just a recipe for heartache.” – Stephen King

wanting more for yourself quotes

“I do not always know what I want, but I do know what I don’t want.” – Stanley Kubrick

“Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.” – Dale Carnegie

“You will never stop wanting more until you allow yourself to have what you already have. To take it in. Savor it. Now is a good time to do that..” – Geneen Roth

“She said the reason that love is so painful is that it always amounts to two people wanting more than two people can give.” – Edna O’Brien

“How many years will you crawl through this castle, so satisfied and still wanting more?” – Roger McGuinn

“Loss is not as bad as wanting more.” – Laozi

“Everything is easier said than done. Wanting something is easy. Saying something is easy. The challenge and the reward are in the doing.” – Steve Maraboli

“Only yesterday a young woman came to me wanting a trap set for a man with a sweet smile and lithe arms. She was a fool, not for wanting him, but for wanting more of him than that.” – Patricia A. McKillip

“Wanting more majors, wanting more wins, almost feels like I think I’m being too greedy.” – Inbee Park

“Our economy is based upon people wanting more; their happiness on wanting less.” – Frank A. Clark

wanting more in life quotes

“Love is great, love is fine. Out the box, out of line. The affliction of the feeling leaves me wanting more.” – Rihanna

“Everybody will get their wants when they heartily want.” – Santosh Kalwar

“We actually did a lot of takes on this movie [J. Edgar Hoover]. I never left the set wanting more. That’s for sure. I don’t know. This was a very difficult character for me and a lot of the other actors here, and at times we went and did 8 or 9 or 10 takes on a single day.” – Leonardo DiCaprio

“I had done ‘Die Hard’ and it was somebody’s franchise. I actually just got done with the ‘Hawaii Five-O’ pilot and I was developing some things of my own. So ‘Total Recall’ one of those projects that I read wanting more not to like it.” – Len Wiseman

“I think I just have a problem generally in life of wanting more of everything – more emotion, more drama, more glitz.” – Florence Welch

quotes about wanting someone so bad

“Homosexuality is a cage in which you are trapped in an endless cycle of constantly wanting more – sexually – that you can never actually receive, constantly full of emptiness, trying to justify your twisted actions by politics and ‘feel good’ language.” – Michael Glatze

“The moment you enter Bhutan, you notice that there are no traffic lights. It is almost like you’ve stepped into a Shangri-La or a vortex of time 200 years ago. Those kinds of experiences are very much of the countryside of Bhutan, where people are truly happy in the sense of not creating and wanting more.” – Karan Bajaj

“It seems like when I was growing up there was more compromise, wanting to work with each other, and I think all of them – all of the lawmakers – have hearts to do what’s right, and they all are passionate about it.” – Joel Osteen

“It’s easy to leave people wanting more after the first episode, but it’s hard to leave people wanting more after the 24th episode. And it’s my job, more than anybody else’s, to keep that in mind. One season, in TV terms, is nothing. You need to hit it for three or four seasons, and then you’re doing well, in TV terms. Then, you’ve done your job.” – Bruno Heller

“As you keep getting more popular, people are continually wanting more from you and it seems to me that all they want in the end is your death.” – Marilyn Manson

“I hope that when girls see my clothes, my shoes, or my outrageous jewelry collection, they feel the thrill of wanting more for themselves too. I love what my friend Andre Leon Talley said: “If you are successful, people want to see it. They want to share in your dream”.” – Kimora Lee Simmons

“But I guessed she would never stop wanting more for me, more from me. Maybe that’s what mothers did.” – Kiera Cass

if you really want something quotes

“In the end, everything is found to be wanting.” – Frank Lentricchia

“Advertising prods people into wanting more and better things. Of course, advertising makes people dissatisfied with what they have – makes them raise their sights. Mighty good thing it does. Nothing could be worse for the United States than 200,000,000 satisfied Americans.” – Bernice Fitz-Gibbon

“Economic disaster begins with a philosophy of doing less and wanting more.” – Jim Rohn

“Leave them wanting more and you know they’ll call you back.” – Bobby Womack

“Everything we have today that’s cool comes from someone wanting more of something they loved in the past. Action figures, video games, superhero movies, iPods: All are continuations of a love that wanted more.” – Patton Oswalt

“Pornography is just ‘fast-food feminine energy’, it will always leave you wanting more, with little or no nutritional value. There is nothing fulfilling about pornography, it pales in insignificance to a fully embodied loving woman.” – Barry Long

“Jerel Law has crafted a fantastic story that will leave every reader wanting more. Stop looking for the next great read in fantasy fiction for young readers-you’ve found it!” – Robert Liparulo

“Evan Handler is not only a fine actor, he’s a damn good writer. It’s Only Temporary is wise and funny and as righteously indignant as it is endearingly self-effacing. In what may be a literary first, the book actually left me wanting more.” – Meghan Daum

“Some people are only “believers” because they want God to give them things; a thrill, money, spiritual gifts, etc. but they never think twice about what THEY can give to God. They are Christian parasites, always wanting more, rather than Christian servants, who are always willing to give.” – Lisa Bedrick

“I like stories that leave you wanting more, leave you wondering, but don’t tell you everything.” – Viggo Mortensen

quotes about wanting something you can't have

“Our ego is a monster that loves to sit at the head of the table, and I have learned that my ego is just as rude and loud and hungry as everyone else’s. It doesn’t matter how much you get; you are left wanting more.” – Amy Poehler

“International adoption does not begin to solve the problems of the world’s orphaned children. It’s truly not the answer. At the same time, it solves a problem for a few. I think it can be a brilliant solution to the problem of adults wanting a child in their lives or wanting more children in their lives and the problem of children who want parents in their lives.” – Melissa Fay Greene

“Sustainable Development’ is an oxymoron. ‘Development’ in all its senses entails expansion and wanting more. Continual expansion and wanting more are unsustainable. Globally we are approaching the point when the only sustainable way forward is to want less. Indeed, the choice element may be removed from us and we will just have to have less. In the meantime, we still have some choices about how to influence our future.” – Don Johnston

“It’s better to leave them wanting more than to be the show where people are like, “Oh, that’s still on the air?” – Robbie Amell

“The last thing you want to do with a good movie is to hold the audience hostage. As an entertainer myself, I just know it’s better when you leave ’em wanting more than to stick around too long.” – Simon Kinberg

“Soup dumplings, sitcoms, one-night stands–good ones leave you wanting more.” – Eddie Huang

“Karma means always wanting more of what won’t get you anywhere in the first place.” – Deepak Chopra

wanting you quotes

“It’s often the case with successful TV shows that they kind of inadvertently live on past their prime. It’s best to leave the audience wanting more.” – Vince Gilligan

Wanting More In Life Quotes

Wanting more in life is not a bad thing actually. It’s human nature. You can’t deny it. All you have to do is be careful when you want something and true to yourself. 

“The ones that always, always want something better, will never find better.” – Anthony Liccione

“The only struggle came from me wanting more for my family and feeling like if they had one less individual to take care of – if my mom only had her and my sister and my grandmother and my aunt to take care of, couldn’t she do the things she was doing for me for herself? That’s the reason I took myself away from my family. I left home when I was 13 years old to assume the responsibilities of being a man.” – Petey Pablo

“I think it’s a real gift to be able to say that what’s in your life is enough. It seems most of us always wanting more.” – Elizabeth Berg

“When I was growing up, I would try to sing out of key very consciously. I was probably afraid of trying too hard to do something beautiful, and then I just wasn’t good enough. But I’ve learned that I was also on the outside – wanting more challenge by living in that more conventional world.” – Jenny Hval

“I think when we finally get what we think we want, it loses its value. It’s the secret nobody ever shares because if they did, we would all stop trying.” – Alice Feeney

always wanting more quotes

“Society is based on discontent: people wanting more and more and more, being continually dissatisfied with their homes, their bodies, their decor, their clothes, everything.” – Nick Harkaway

“Our entire society is based on discontent. People wanting more and more and more. Being constantly dissatisfied with their homes, their bodies, their décor, their clothes, everything – taking it for granted that that’s the whole point of life. Never to be satisfied. If you are perfectly happy with what you got, especially if what you got isn’t even all the spectacular then you’re dangerous. You’re breaking all the rules. You’re undermining the sacred economy. You’re challenging every assumption that society is built on.” – Tana French

“Not only do you want to leave the audience wanting more, but you also want to leave yourself wanting more.” – Carole King

“Everything you want is out there waiting for you to ask. Everything you want also wants you. But you have to take action to get it.” – Jack Canfield

“I start every day by wanting more for others than I do for myself. I think that is how God works, and that is how I think we have to work.” – Wayne Dyer

“You need to keep everyone wanting more. Every character has so much depth, and there was so much thought that went into it, but it would’ve taken away at some point from the main story, and everything I think kind of was woven together really beautifully so that you cared about everyone, and everyone had their own story, but everything helped the main plotline.” – Ashley Greene

Quotes About Wanting Something You Can’t Have

Wanting something you can’t have means a powerful desire for something. You can deal with this feeling by your inner voice, by your way of thinking. You have to admit that everything in the world is not for you. Remember, unavailability often makes people more attractive.

“If you are always craving, always wanting, never satisfied, never happy with what you’ve got, you end up even more lost and lonely than you do..” – Tony Parsons

stop wanting more quotes

“For many of us we are always wanting more – we would be happier if we had such and such. Maybe we should pause for a moment and hear what some people in the third world countries would like to make them happier. 1. Having enough to eat so when you go to sleep at night your stomach doesn’t ach. 2. Having shoes on your feet and any kind of clothing to keep the cold out. 3. Having a roof over your head. 4. Having the hope that you’ll be lucky enough to get some kind of an education. 5. Believing that the dream of freedom, brotherhood, and peace for all mankind will someday come true.” – Abigail Van Buren

“There is no greater offence than harboring desires. There is no greater disaster than discontent. There is no greater misfortune than wanting more.” – Laozi

“Having more does not keep you from wanting more. And if you always want more – to be richer, more beautiful, more well known – you are missing the bigger picture, and I can tell you from experience, happiness will never come.” – Mitch Albom

“I thought what if death is more like thinking, well, war is like the boss at your shoulder, constantly wanting more, wanting more, wanting more, and then that gave me the idea that Death is weary, he’s fatigued, and he’s haunted by what he sees humans do to each other because he’s on hand for all of our great miseries.” – Markus Zusak
“There’s not a day I live that doesn’t start with me getting up and first saying, “What can I do for somebody else?” Whether that means sending something to one of my children or picking up the phone and calling a stranger who is in the hospital, I start every day by wanting more for others than I do for myself.” – Wayne Dyer

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