Desperation Quotes

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Henry David Thoreau

"Most men lead lives of quiet desperation and go to the grave with the song still in them." Henry David Thoreau
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Oscar Wilde

"She wore far too much rouge last night and not quite enough clothes. That is always a sign of despair in a woman." Oscar Wilde
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Henry David Thoreau

"What is called resignation is confirmed desperation." Henry David Thoreau
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Henry Miller

"The tragedy of it is that nobody sees the look of desperation on my face. Thousands and thousands of us, and we're passing one another without a look of recognition." Henry Miller
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"My interest in desperation lies only in that sometimes I find myself having become desperate. Very seldom do I start out that way. I can see of course that, in the abstract, thinking and all activity is rather desperate." Willem Kooning
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William Burroughs

"Desperation is the raw material of drastic change. Only those who can leave behind everything they have ever believed in can hope to escape." William Burroughs
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"We are not in a situation where we are required by desperation to make structural changes." Marilyn Moon
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"I think it's become a sense of desperation to some extent. We know that when we play games like Charlotte - we have another game coming up against a physical team in UC who does a good job on the boards - if we don't rebound the ball well, we're not going to win." Brian Thornton
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Carlos Castaneda

"“Once a man worries, he clings to anything out of desperation; and once he clings he is bound to get exhausted or to exhaust whomever or whatever he is clinging to. A warrior-hunter, on the other hand, knows he will lure game into his traps over and over again, so he doesn’t worry.”" Carlos Castaneda
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"With a job field that is growing quickly, there's going to be a certain amount of desperation. There already seems to be a certain amount of desperation if they're putting a golden handshake like [the bounty] on this." Mark Boyd
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Arron Afflalo

"Obviously it was desperation time, down nine with three minutes to go. You've got to bring it all out." Arron Afflalo
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"Desperation maybe. Maybe it was knowing that these seniors deserved more than that regular season that we experienced." Kyle Visser
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"We are getting our feet a little bit. A little desperation time, but we are a young team and we are fighting." Mike D'Antoni
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"I didn't touch him. Watch the replay. It wasn't a foul. It's a desperation shot. I think they should have just let it go and go into overtime." Ricky Davis
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"I don't know if it was a pride thing; it was a sense of desperation. We knew we'd play games against Charlotte and we knew we have another game coming up against a physical team in UC. If you don't rebound the ball, you're not going to get a win." Brian Thornton
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"We played a little desperate in the third period. We didn't play with that desperation in the first and second period." Brian Gionta
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"Desperation tends to make one sort of flexible." MacGyver MacGyver
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"When you're in desperation, you're going to try anything. They're trapping and we're trying to hold it. If they're trapping and we're trying to score, it might be a different situation. In those games, you're just trying to win by one." Dean Ellis
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Arron Afflalo

"We just played with a lot of energy at the end. Obviously, it was desperation time. We were very fortunate tonight." Arron Afflalo
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"We aren't desperate. We won't call it that. We know there's an urgency to win. ... It's not desperation - that's panic." Norm Roberts
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"Our record [31-39] indicates we're desperate. So most of the time we're playing with desperation. We're never going to give up. ... For however long we're going with this formula, hopefully it will work for us." Ben Gordon
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