Passion Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Passion

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Probably my worst quality is that I get very passionate about what I think is right.
~By Hillary Clinton ~


I also had a tremendous passion for art and read a lot.
~By Nigel Dennis ~


I do not think white America is committed to granting equality to the American Negro. This is a passionately racist country; it will continue to be so in the foreseeable future.
~By Susan Sontag ~


It's all magic to me. Country to punk rock, all of it. Chopin to Kurt Cobain. But it always all comes back to punk for me, because that was the last time, punk rock or grunge rock, was the last time that passion ruled the airwaves.
~By James Marsters ~


Nothing that comes from the deep, passional soul is bad, or can be bad.
~By David Herbert Lawrence ~


Whatever you have a passion for, then you must do. If you want to write, write about something you know about.
~By Jackie Collins ~


I need to be surrounded by people as passionate and as dedicated as I am.
~By Lauryn Hill ~


Justice and goodwill will outlast passion.
~By James A. Garfield ~


Anything you build on a large scale or with intense passion invites chaos.
~By Francis Ford Coppola ~


There's nothing quite like tobacco: it's the passion of decent folk, and whoever lives without tobacco doesn't deserve to live.
~By Moliere ~


The real passion of the twentieth century is servitude.
~By Albert Camus ~


Nothing great in the world has ever been accomplished without passion.
~By Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel ~


My desire, my passion, was to help moms with practical encouragement.
~By Lisa Whelchel ~


Age puzzles me. I thought it was a quiet time. My seventies were interesting and fairly serene, but my eighties are passionate. I grow more intense as I age.
~By Florida Scott-Maxwell ~


You desire that which exceeds my humble powers, but I trust in the compassion and mercy of the All-powerful God.
~By Saint Stephen ~


Three passions, simple but overwhelmingly strong, have governed my life: the longing for love, the search for knowledge, and unbearable pity for the suffering of mankind.
~By Bertrand Russell ~


I'm a very passionate believer in the unity of knowledge. There is one world of reality - one world of our experience that we're seeking to describe.
~By John Polkinghorne ~


I have maintained a passionate interest in education, which leads me occasionally to make foolish and ill-considered remarks alleging that not everything is well in our schools.
~By Philip Pullman ~


Few people have ever seriously wished to be exclusively rational. The good life which most desire is a life warmed by passions and touched with that ceremonial grace which is impossible without some affectionate loyalty to traditional form and ceremonies.
~By Joseph Wood Krutch ~


Like everything which is not the involuntary result of fleeting emotion but the creation of time and will, any marriage, happy or unhappy, is infinitely more interesting than any romance, however passionate.
~By W. H. Auden ~


I realized a while back that I have an innate ability to be compassionate, and I saw that the strength of compassion is something that healers have and healers use.'
~By Ricky Williams ~


Pets have more love and compassion in them than most humans.
~By Robert Wagner ~


All great movements are popular movements. They are the volcanic eruptions of human passions and emotions, stirred into activity by the ruthless Goddess of Distress or by the torch of the spoken word cast into the midst of the people.
~By Adolf Hitler ~


I think I have a passion for playing the game. I love to play, and I want to play at a high level. You have to do the right things in order to continue at that level.
~By Dan Marino ~


Being religious means asking passionately the question of the meaning of our existence and being willing to receive answers, even if the answers hurt.
~By Paul Tillich ~


Mostly, I spend my time being a mother to my two children, working in my organic garden, raising masses of sweet peas, being passionately involved in conservation, recycling and solar energy.
~By Blythe Danner ~


Nothing is as important as passion. No matter what you want to do with your life, be passionate.
~By Jon Bon Jovi ~


Wisdom, compassion, and courage are the three universally recognized moral qualities of men.
~By Confucius ~


My commitment to Atlanta and passion for sports and competition make this acquisition a perfect fit for me.
~By Arthur Blank ~


The generous abundance of her passion, without guile or trickery, was like a white flame which penetrated and found response in depths of his own sensuous nature that had never yet been reached.
~By Kate Chopin ~


Infinitely more important than sharing one's material wealth is sharing the wealth of ourselves - our time and energy, our passion and commitment, and, above all, our love.
~By William E. Simon ~


I can't say I gave up totally my passion for women but almost.
~By Omar Sharif ~


It was a lot of fun being a child actress. It suited me. I don't think it suits everybody, but I was in it because I had a passion, not because my parents wanted me to make money. If other kids want to do it, and they really like acting, go for it.
~By Alanna Ubach ~


Try hard to find out what you're good at and what your passions are, and where the two converge, and build your life around that.
~By Joshua Lederberg ~


Lessons of wisdom have the most power over us when they capture the heart through the groundwork of a story, which engages the passions.
~By Laurence Sterne ~


A poet is, before anything else, a person who is passionately in love with language.
~By W. H. Auden ~


I miss animation very passionately. Not continuously, but every once in a while I would die to do another film.
~By Ralph Bakshi ~


It is a fact often observed, that men have written good verses under the inspiration of passion, who cannot write well under other circumstances.
~By Ralph Waldo Emerson ~


I was not an outstanding student. I did a reasonable amount of work. I got generally good - pretty good grades, but I was not that passionate about getting straight A's.
~By Steve Case ~


Men are much oftener thrown on their knees by the melancholy than by the agreeable passions.
~By David Hume ~


If we resist our passions, it is more due to their weakness than our strength.
~By Francois de La Rochefoucauld ~


The best way to deal with that is to live in a fully conscious, compassionate, loving way. Don't wait until you're on your deathbed to recognize that this is the only way to live.
~By Morrie Schwartz ~


I don't think, there's no possible way for me, anyway, to play a character that I haven't found some sort of sublime compassion for and I related to Deborah on a way that almost, initially, almost in a way maybe someone in the audience might.
~By Tea Leoni ~


I am a passionate believer that Britain has benefited the whole world and that our heritage, our culture, our values and more importantly our people who created those things, are worth fighting for.
~By Steve Blake ~


Happiness or satisfaction consists only in the enjoyment of those objects which are by nature suited to our several particular appetites, passions, and affections.
~By Joseph Butler ~


Our highly qualified teachers not only work hard, but they care about each and every student that enters their classroom. I thank you, Montana teachers, for your sense of duty and compassion to our precious future generation.
~By Conrad Burns ~


The super power that I would choose would be compassion. Because that's what I think it takes to make it through life-an understanding, a give and take. It saves an awful lot of resentment.
~By Craig T. Nelson ~


He had no failings which were not owing to a noble cause; to an ardent, generous, perhaps an immoderate passion for fame; a passion which is the instinct of all great souls.
~By Edmund Burke ~


You can take a handful of dollars, a good story, and people with passion and make a movie that will stand up against any $70 million movie.
~By Jason Patric ~


Many of those who once were so passionately in love with Christ now run about pursuing their own interests. They're burdened down with stress and problems, chasing after riches and the things of this world.
~By David Wilkerson ~


Traveling is the only passion that doesn't need to feel shy in front of intellect.
~By Lennart Meri ~


I try to live my life where I end up at a point where I have no regrets. So I try to choose the road that I have the most passion on because then you can never really blame yourself for making the wrong choices. You can always say you're following your passion.
~By Darren Aronofsky ~


We work n the dark - we do what we can - we give what we have. Our doubt is our passion and our passion is our task. The rest is the madness of art.
~By Henry James ~


Jump out the window if you are the object of passion. Flee it if you feel it. Passion goes, boredom remains.
~By Coco Chanel ~


You shouldn't even be writing this story if you haven't heard me play live. You can't write with the passion you receive until you see a Dick Dale concert.
~By Dick Dale ~


I have had so many great moments, but I would have to say that dancing the Swan in 'Swan Lake' was such a unique and passionate experience for me. It was such bloody hard work, even at that very early age, that I would not want to try to replicate it again now.
~By William Kempe ~


I was a single mom that raised two bright, beautiful, and compassionate girls.
~By Connie Stevens ~


Well, I had this little notion - I started writing when I was eleven, writing poetry. I was passionately addicted to it; it was my great refuge through adolescence.
~By Harry Mathews ~


No, you're not allowed to be bossy when you're married. You have to learn compromise, and compassion and patience.
~By Star Jones ~


I'm not a racist, that's what so insane about this, and yet it's said, it comes through, it fires out of me, and even now in the passion that's here as I confront myself.
~By Michael Richards ~


I'm very glad to have something to be passionate about. I can't imagine a life without passion.
~By Sylvia Kristel ~


Writing is a passion I have never understood, yet a storyteller is all I have ever wanted to be.
~By Ruth Park ~


I just love bikes. It's not the safest passion to have, but I guess it's better than Russian roulette.
~By Ryan Reynolds ~


Wars begin in the minds of men, and in those minds, love and compassion would have built the defenses of peace.
~By U. Thant ~


It may take practice to think more positively and more compassionately, but just as you must train a puppy to behave the way you want it to, you must train your mind to behave itself. Otherwise, like the puppy, your mind will just make a lot of messes.
~By Tom Barrett ~


To be a clergyman, and all that is compassionate and virtuous, ought to be the same thing.
~By Samuel Richardson ~


Time has the same effect on the mind as on the face; the predominant passion and the strongest feature become more conspicuous from the others' retiring.
~By Mary Wortley ~


Better pass boldly into that other world, in the full glory of some passion, than fade and wither dismally with age.
~By James Joyce ~


My father was very intense, passionate and over-the-top. He was my hero and my tyrant.
~By June Jordan ~


Pursuing your passion is fulfilling and leads to financial freedom.
~By Robert G. Allen ~


One can say that three pre-eminent qualities are decisive for the politician: passion, a feeling of responsibility, and a sense of proportion.
~By Max Weber ~


I am very proud of what we have built in Spain, because it is not a traditional Formula 1 country. I think we have found passionate fans, and built up a strong culture for the sport - and things are improving every day, with more and more people getting interested.
~By Fernando Alonso ~


Show your bluebell passion with every step you take. Infuse your corporeal mind, body and spirit with atomic sense of urgency, purpose and apple juice.
~By Isabel Yosito ~


This battle for 'common-sense' gun control laws pits emotion and passion against logic and reason. All too often in such a contest, logic loses. So, expect more meaningless, if not harmful, 'gun control' legislation. Good news - if you're a crook.
~By Larry Elder ~


If you have only one passion in life - football - and you pursue it to the exclusion of everything else, it becomes very dangerous. When you stop doing this activity it is as though you are dying. The death of that activity is a death in itself.
~By Eric Cantona ~


Perhaps misguided moral passion is better than confused indifference.
~By Iris Murdoch ~


I have this massive love for the whole culture of pop music. It's my fascination, my ongoing passion.
~By Siobhan Fahey ~


Once you win a National Championship, how do you do that again? How do you get the passion to do that again? We won it again right away, the next year. A lot of it had to do with the fact that I didn't give myself an opportunity to enjoy the first one.
~By Mike Krzyzewski ~


One needs occasionally to stand aside from the hum and rush of human interests and passions to hear the voices of God.
~By Anna Julia Cooper ~


It is a revenge the devil sometimes takes upon the virtuous, that he entraps them by the force of the very passion they have suppressed and think themselves superior to.
~By George Santayana ~


The best lack all conviction, while the worst are full of passionate intensity.
~By William Butler Yeats ~


Our enemies are our evil deeds and their memories, our pride, our selfishness, our malice, our passions, which by conscience or by habit pursue us with a relentlessness past the power of figure to express.
~By George A. Smith ~


I began when I was a child, because I was born and grew up in a little village. And many people ride the horses. So, it was a big - it has been a big passion for me.
~By Andrea Bocelli ~


In the First World War, there was the sudden passion of nationalism, and the killing took place because of these emotions. But the Soviet case is different, because you had systematic murder, like the Holocaust.
~By Ryszard Kapuscinski ~


Passion is in all great searches and is necessary to all creative endeavors.
~By W. Eugene Smith ~


On life's vast ocean diversely we sail. Reasons the card, but passion the gale.
~By Alexander Pope ~


Love is the most terrible, and also the most generous of the passions; it is the only one which includes in its dreams the happiness of someone else.
~By Alphonse Karr ~


Homo sapiens is the species that invents symbols in which to invest passion and authority, then forgets that symbols are inventions.
~By Joyce Carol Oates ~


You can do and use the skills that you have. The schools need you. The teachers need you. Students and parents need you. They need your actual person: your physical personhood and your open minds and open ears and boundless compassion, sitting next to them, listening and nodding and asking questions for hours at a time.
~By Dave Eggers ~


With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion.
~By Edgar Allan Poe ~


I do not say that one who is vegetarian is full of compassion and one who is not, is otherwise. We sometimes find people, who are vegetarians, are very bad people.
~By Morarji Desai ~


You have to lead people to get excited and be passionate and be activated by what you do.
~By Taylor Hanson ~


It's better for me to go up against someone's passion with my passion and then clarifying something that he wrote. Then I know how to work around certain things.
~By Penny Marshall ~


It is much easier to show compassion to animals. They are never wicked.
~By Haile Selassie ~


Those that have had great passions esteem themselves for the rest of their lives fortunate and unfortunate in being cured of them.
~By Francois de La Rochefoucauld ~


The passion for office among members of Congress is very great, if not absolutely disreputable, and greatly embarrasses the operations of the Government. They create offices by their own votes and then seek to fill them themselves.
~By James K. Polk ~


What we all have in common is an appreciation of kindness and compassion; all the religions have this. We all lean towards love.
~By Richard Gere ~


To work with a director that has emotional commitment and passion toward the characters, and the piece, and the experiences, it only enriches your work.
~By Jessica Lange ~


My passion and energy get mistaken for anger.
~By Gary Oldman ~


Maybe you are the "cool" generation If coolness means a capacity to stay calm and use your head in the service of ends passionately believed in, then it has my admiration.
~By Kingman Brewster, Jr. ~

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May 29 ,2023
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