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In life you need either inspiration or desperation. - Anthony Robbins

Men of my age live in a state of continual desperation. - Vita Sackville-West

Nowadays men lead lives of noisy desperation. - James Thurber

We all need money, but there are degrees of desperation. - Anthony Burgess

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 Seward Burroughs

What is called resignation is confirmed desperation. - Henry David Thoreau

I think we're a kind of desperation. We're sort of a maddening luxury. The basic and essential human is the woman, and all that we're doing is trying to brighten up the place. That's why all the birds who belong to our sex have prettier feathers-because males have got to try and justify their existence. - Orson Welles