Quotes containing word "want"

add to notebook
get quotes on image

Sell also: deficiency, deprivation, desire, lack, need, privation, require, wish, wishing

Definitions and meanings of word "want"

• Noun: a state of extreme poverty

• Noun: the state of needing something that is absent or unavailable; examples: "there is a serious lack of insight into the problem", "water is the critical deficiency in desert regions", "for want of a nail the shoe was lost"

• Noun: anything that is necessary but lacking; examples: "he had sufficient means to meet his simple needs", "I tried to supply his wants"

• Noun: a specific feeling of desire; examples: "he got his wish", "he was above all wishing and desire"

• Verb: feel or have a desire for; want strongly; examples: "I want to go home now", "I want my own room"

• Verb: have need of; example: "This piano wants the attention of a competent tuner"

• Verb: wish or demand the presence of; example: "I want you here at noon!"

• Verb: hunt or look for; want for a particular reason; examples: "Your former neighbor is wanted by the FBI", "Uncle Sam wants you"

• Verb: be without, lack; be deficient in; examples: "want courtesy", "want the strength to go on living", "flood victims wanting food and shelter"

Featured authors with quotes containing word "want"

Steve Jobs
13 quotes about want
American Businessman, Inventor
Thursday 24 February 1955 - Wednesday 5 October 2011
Kate Moss
8 quotes about want
English Model
Born Wednesday 16 January 1974
Rush Limbaugh
6 quotes about want
American Entertainer
Born Friday 12 January 1951
Alexander McQueen
11 quotes about want
English Designer
Monday 17 March 1969 - Thursday 11 February 2010
Jack White
11 quotes about want
American Musician, Composer
Born Wednesday 9 July 1975
Mike Tyson
9 quotes about want
American Athlete
Born Thursday 30 June 1966
Kevin O'Leary
9 quotes about want
Canadian Businessman
Born Friday 9 July 1954
Sienna Miller
10 quotes about want
American Critic, Actress, Actor, Designer, Model
Born Monday 28 December 1981
Zoe Saldana
11 quotes about want
American Actress, Actor
Born Monday 19 June 1978
Rita Rudner
10 quotes about want
American Writer, Actress, Comedian
Born Saturday 17 September 1955
Mike Ditka
5 quotes about want
American Saint, Coach
Born Wednesday 18 October 1939
Aaliyah
10 quotes about want
American Artist, Actress, Musician, Model
Tuesday 16 January 1979 - Saturday 25 August 2001

I'm going to continue doing what I want to do. And if it means I want to go and make a big movie, if it has something to say, I will want to make it. I don't want to spend my life wasting my time. If it's a big movie, I want to do it. If it's a small movie, I want to do it.

Jake Gyllenhaal

add quote to my notebook
create quote image

No matter what as an artist that's always what you want to do, you want to connect to the audience, you want to be able to send whatever message it is that you're singing about, you want to be able to convey that - and not make them feel - you want them to feel it, you want them to feel what you feel.

Naima Adedapo

add quote to my notebook
create quote image

I want to be scared. I want to keep taking insane risks. I want to be scared because you're going to grow through that whether you want to or not. I don't want to play the same guy. I want to keep throwing curveballs to you guys and keep telling stories.

Taylor Kitsch

add quote to my notebook
create quote image

Then finally I said, 'Okay, well, I want to know all the details. I want creative input. I want to be consulted. I want to know what they're doing and who's involved. And I want to see the space.' So they took me to see it, and then I realized it was major! All these red flags on the Rue de Rivoli with my name on them right by the Louvre!

Kate Moss

add quote to my notebook
create quote image

Men want girls. Most men want little girls. They want them in film. They want to look at them. That's all they want. An evolved man is not going to look that way.

Rosanna Arquette

add quote to my notebook
create quote image

I want a world without war, a world without insanity. I want to see people do well. I don't even think it's as much as what I want for myself. It's more what I want for the people around me. That's what I want.

Tom Cruise

add quote to my notebook
create quote image

I don't want to be famous. I want to be secure. I don't want the world. I just want a piece of it. I want people to remember Eric Davis.

Eric Davis

add quote to my notebook
create quote image

Business is war. I go out there, I want to kill the competitors. I want to make their lives miserable. I want to steal their market share. I want them to fear me and I want everyone on my team thinking we're going to win.

Kevin O'Leary

add quote to my notebook
create quote image

I want to be around for a long time. I want this to be a career. I want to sing like Tony Bennett. I want to be an old man and I want to go through all the ups and downs and I wanna still love what I do.

Michael Buble

add quote to my notebook
create quote image

Advertising ought to work by telling you what it is you want to tell, you should understand what you want us to do, what you want us to think, where you want us to shop.

Jay Chiat

add quote to my notebook
create quote image

I am poor and naked, but I am the chief of the nation. We do not want riches but we do want to train our children right. Riches would do us no good. We could not take them with us to the other world. We do not want riches. We want peace and love.

Red Cloud

add quote to my notebook
create quote image

I want to write, direct, produce, but in steps. I want to take steps. I don't want to just jump in because I sold a lot of records and just feel like I can jump into the movie world. Naw, I want to learn the movie world like I learned the music world.

Snoop Dogg

add quote to my notebook
create quote image

No matter how much money I ever get, I'm going to want to provide for my family and never have to go back to really struggling. You don't ever want to go outside, you don't ever want to be left in the cold. You want to be safe.

Ludacris

add quote to my notebook
create quote image

Whatever you do, make sure you want to write more than you want to be a writer. Make sure you want to act more than you want to be an actor. That is what will sustain you.

Bradley Whitford

add quote to my notebook
create quote image

I hate acting when I see it. I don't want to feel it, I don't want to see it, I want to be taken away with the story - I don't want the actor's ego in front of me. That's what I try to live when I do the work.

Rutger Hauer

add quote to my notebook
create quote image

I don't want expensive gifts; I don't want to be bought. I have everything I want. I just want someone to be there for me, to make me feel safe and secure.

Princess Diana

add quote to my notebook
create quote image

I don't want to look like Connecticut, no offense, I don't want to look like Oklahoma, I don't want to look like California. I want to be uniquely Texas. And that's not to diss anybody else.

Rick Perry

add quote to my notebook
create quote image

I don't want the money. I don't want the drama. I just want to do my show. I want to have fun again.

Dave Chappelle

add quote to my notebook
create quote image

I see myself doing Harry Potter films as long as I'm enjoying it and as long as they are going to challenge me as an actor. I want to be an actor - it's my aspiration - so I want to do other films. I want to write something and I want to direct something!

Daniel Radcliffe

add quote to my notebook
create quote image

I still find each day too short for all the thoughts I want to think, all the walks I want to take, all the books I want to read, and all the friends I want to see.

John Burroughs

add quote to my notebook
create quote image
Elements: 8421, Pages: 422 Page number: + enter or Jump to page: