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I need a quote:

There's a line in Max Payne 2 that went; The worst thing about wanting something is the fear of losing it

Does anyone know of any quote or verse of poetry that espouses the same meaning?
First off, what do you hope to accomplish with the quote?
The villain is trying to break the hero through psychological torture, by showing him vision of the life he could have had and yanking him back to reality. The villain is Wicked Cultured, prone to speaking in quotations, so I'm after a quote for him to deliver before explaining the theory behind his torture method
 4 Dec, Mon, 12th Dec '11 8:24:26 AM from The Dance Floor
Stayin' Alive
Other than being the complete antithesis of "It's better to have loved and lost than to have never loved at all", I've got zip.
Nemo enim fere saltat sobrius, nisi forte insanit
The system doesn't know you right now, so no post button for you.
You need to Get Known to get one of those.
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