60 Lust Quotes To [Help You Defeat Lust For Good]


Below is a list of 60 lust quotes and quotes about lust to help you overcome your lustful desires of the flesh before they destroy you. Lust is any strong uncontrollable desire for anything especially sexual. May these 60 lust quotes deliver you from lust before it does its damage.

60 Quotes About Lust.

1. He that looketh on a woman to lust after her, hath committed adultery already with her in his heart. Dutch Proverb.

2. This proverb is often used to illustrate a person who does not have enough resources to accomplish his goal. Indonesian Proverb.

3. Beauty’s sister is vanity and its daughter lust. Russian Proverb.

4. A man is known to be mortal by two things, sleep and lust. British Proverb.

5. A wanton eye is the messenger of a lusting heart. Afghan Proverb.

6. Who lives in lust will die in hunger for fat. Estonian Proverb.

7. Lust of power is the strongest of all passions. Latin Proverb.

8. People confuse ego, lust, insecurity with true love. Simon Cowell.

9. Whether we fall by ambition, blood, or lust, like diamonds we are cut with our own dust. John Webster.

10. I don’t think there’s anything like love at first sight. What happens is actually lust at first sight. Abhay Deol.

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11. Sex is the consolation you have when you can’t have love. Gabriel Garcia Marquez.

12. no fulfilment is not made sweeter for the prolonging of desire. Jacqueline Carey.

13. You can’t love someone just by looking at them. That is lust. Not saying love can’t come fast, but it doesn’t come first. Teresa Mummert.

14. Instead of shoving Wendy out the door, he shoves her onto the unmade bed. Alison Lurie.

15. I’ve looked on many women with lust. I’ve committed adultery in my heart many times. God knows I will do this and forgives me. Jimmy Carter.

16. She had to remember not to look at him when he smiled like that. Missy Lyons.

17. We all have a sea inside us; can you hear it? Can you hear the ocean roaring? Dianna Hardy.

18. Lust is a thing of the blood. Doesn’t need a head or heart. Karen Marie Moning.

19. Men were born to protect and love, and our women help us to serve a higher purpose. Missy Lyons.

20. Stories should be natural as apples, brief as lust, long as a thought. Leonard Michaels.

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21. In your mind you are cheating somebody, but in reality, you are cheating yourself. Cyc Jouzy.

22. Don’t ever think that you’re single in total freedom but think of combating the forces of lust.  Michael Bassey Johnson.

23. You were a luminescent star in the darkened sky that became my universe. Truth Devour.

24. Imagination is a God-given gift; but if it is fed dirt by the eye, it will be dirty. D.A. Carson.

25. Love is the great conqueror of lust. C.S. Lewis.

26. He that but looketh on a plate of ham and eggs to lust after it hath already committed breakfast with it in his heart. C.S. Lewis.

27. The nurse of infidelity is sensuality. Richard Cecil.

28. Lust and force are the sources of all our actions; lust causes voluntary actions, force involuntary ones. Blaise Pascal.

29. Lust is a captivity of the reason and an enraging of the passions. It hinders business and distracts counsel. It sins against the body and weakens the soul. Jeremy Taylor.

30. All I have ever wanted, needed, dreamed and desired is contained within you. Truth Devour.

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31. Lust brings nothing but destruction to the unfortunate soul harbouring it. Samuel Zulu.

32. Where lust is, selfishness thrives like a tree planted by the riverside that never dries up. Samuel Zulu.

33. He who confuses love with lust ends up with heartbreaks. Samuel Zulu.

34. The lust for riches is what has plunged many into unnecessary financial problems. Samuel Zulu.

35. Where lust for riches is, greed is just lurking in the shadows waiting to rears its ugly head. Samuel Zulu.

36. Lust is the reason why so many people especially women are teen moms due to unplanned pregnancies. Samuel Zulu.

37. Lust is a force to be reckoned with and only by God’s grace can it be overcome. Samuel Zulu.

38. Beware of the lust of the eyes and the pride of life that has plunged many priceless souls into their eternal doom. Samuel Zulu.

39. The lust of riches if not carefully handle earlier will send you to your early grave before your time. Samuel Zulu.

40. He who lusts after women have already slept with them in his mind. Samuel Zulu.


41. Let not sexual lust be the reason God’s wonderful purpose for your life is forfeited. Samuel Zulu.

42. It’s good for a man not to allow his erections to dictate how he behaves around women. Samuel Zulu.

43. This I say then, walk in the Spirit, and ye shall not fulfil the lust of the flesh. Galatians 5:16.

44. For all that is in the world, the lust of the flesh, and the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life, is not of the Father but is of the world. 1 John 2:16.

45. But I say unto you, that whosoever looketh on a woman to lust after her hath committed adultery with her already in his heart. Matthew 5:28.

46. I made a covenant with mine eyes; why then should I think upon a maid? Job 31:1.

47. But every man is tempted, when he is drawn away of his own lust, and enticed. James 1:14.

48. Flee also youthful lusts: but follow righteousness, faith, charity, peace, with them that call on the Lord out of a pure heart. 2 Timothy 2:22.

49. Dearly beloved, I beseech you as strangers and pilgrims, abstain from fleshly lusts, which war against the soul. 1 Peter 2:11.

50. I will set no wicked thing before mine eyes: I hate the work of them that turn aside; it shall not cleave to me. Psalms 101:3.

51. Flee fornication. Every sin that a man doeth is without the body, but he that committeth fornication sinneth against his own body. 1 Corinthians 6:18.

52. Now these things were our examples, to the intent we should not lust after evil things, as they also lusted. 1 Corinthians 10:6.

53. For if ye live after the flesh, ye shall die: but if ye through the Spirit do mortify the deeds of the body, ye shall live. Romans 8:13.

54. Lust not after her beauty in thine heart; neither let her take thee with her eyelids. Proverbs 6:25.

55. Then when lust hath conceived, it bringeth forth sin: and sin, when it is finished, bringeth forth death. James 1:15.

56. But put ye on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make not provision for the flesh, to fulfil the lusts thereof. Romans 13:14.

57. Love is an admiration that comes with patience. Lust is an admiration that comes with impatience. Israelmore Ayivor.

58. Don’t let your erection be your direction. Shon Hyneman.

59. Lust is the blessing of the fruit of the womb. Michael Bassey Johnson.

60. Lust shouts. Love whispers. Only the heart knows the difference. Jan Hurst-Nicholson.



Hope these 60 lust quotes will help you overcome filthy lusts of the flesh that bring nothing but destruction to a person. Take care.

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