Quotations that match 'desist'.

It is necessary to help others, not only in our prayers, but in our daily lives. If we find we cannot help others, the least we can do is to desist from harming them. Dalai Lama
[ Cannot Daily Desist Find Harming Help Least Lives Necessary Only Others Our Prayers Them]
Allow me to say that I would long since have committed suicide had desisting made me a professor of Latin. Ezra Pound
[ Allow Committed Had Latin Long Made Professor Say Since Suicide Would]
This is a fault common to all singers, that among their friends they will never sing when they are asked; unasked, they will never desist. Horace
[ Among Asked Common Desist Fault Friends Never Sing Singers Their Will]
Often, city fathers blamed prostitutes for the disease, and some threatened to brand their cheeks with hot iron if they did not desist from their vices. Peter Lewis Allen
[ Blamed Brand Cheeks City Desist Did Disease Fathers Hot Iron Often Some Their Threatened Vices]