Passion Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Passion

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We are never like angels till our passion dies.
~By John Denham ~


We asked ourselves what we wanted this company to stand for. We didn't want to just sell shoes. I wasn't even into shoes - but I was passionate about customer service.
~By Tony Hsieh ~


Those who are compassionate when they should be tough will be tough when they should be compassionate.
~By Dennis Prager ~


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 ~


We should every night call ourselves to an account: what infirmity have I mastered today? what passions opposed? what temptation resisted? what virtue acquired? Our vices will abate of themselves if they be brought every day to the shrift.
~By Lucius Annaeus Seneca ~


We believe very passionately that an international approach is necessary to achieve some of these goals.
~By Robert Menendez ~


Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passions, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence.
~By John Adams ~


The passions of the young are vices in the old.
~By Joseph Joubert ~


Thankfully, it became clear to me that when I compete, I lose my connection to the passion I have for my work.
~By Olympia Dukakis ~


My passions were all gathered together like fingers that made a fist. Drive is considered aggression today; I knew it then as purpose.
~By Bette Davis ~


My Lords temporal, today is the day to rise up against the regiment of Lords spiritual and proclaim the values of enlightenment, compassion and common sense.
~By Polly Toynbee ~


I now bid farewell to the country of my birth - of my passions - of my death; a country whose misfortunes have invoked my sympathies - whose factions I sought to quell - whose intelligence I prompted to a lofty aim - whose freedom has been my fatal dream.
~By Thomas Francis Meagher ~


The only burning passion I'm sure I have, is the passion for sex.
~By Robert Crumb ~


Moveon is not a one-way broadcast media. The Internet, when used best, is a two-way media. We have a forum in which people can post comments and those comments can be rated. We get a sense of what people feel most passionately about.
~By Joan Blades ~


When love grows diseased, the best thing we can do is to put it to a violent death; I cannot endure the torture of a lingering and consumptive passion.
~By George Etherege ~


Great passions, my dear, don't exist: they're liars fantasies. What do exist are little loves that may last for a short or a longer while.
~By Anna Magnani ~


If you don't love what you do, you won't do it with much conviction or passion.
~By Mia Hamm ~


Until he extends his circle of compassion to include all living things, man will not himself find peace.
~By Albert Schweitzer ~


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 ~


Sacrifice, which is the passion of great souls, has never been the law of societies.
~By Henri Frederic Amiel ~


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


Japan is the only country in the world to have suffered the ravages of atomic bombing. That experience left an indelible mark on the hearts of our people, making them passionately determined to renounce all wars.
~By Eisaku Sato ~


There are a lot of things you can do with a law degree background, but I just didn't have a passion for it.
~By Matthew McGrory ~


Therefore, vegetarianism alone can give us the quality of com-passion, which distinguishes man from the rest of the animal world.
~By Morarji Desai ~


Although I enjoyed writing Film Music it was always a means to an end, in that it enabled me to keep a wife and family and write my classical music, which has always been my passion.
~By Malcolm Arnold ~


And what do Democrats stand for, if they are so ready to defame concerned citizens as the "mob" - a word betraying a Marie Antoinette delusion of superiority to ordinary mortals. I thought my party was populist, attentive to the needs and wishes of those outside the power structure. And as a product of the 1960s, I thought the Democratic party was passionately committed to freedom of thought and speech.
~By Camille Paglia ~


When I say manage emotions, I only mean the really distressing, incapacitating emotions. Feeling emotions is what makes life rich. You need your passions.
~By Daniel Goleman ~


In the human heart new passions are forever being born; the overthrow of one almost always means the rise of another.
~By Francois de La Rochefoucauld ~


I haven't lost faith in human nature and I haven't decided to be less compassionate to strangers.
~By Armistead Maupin ~


I have no respect for the passion of equality, which seems to me merely idealizing envy.
~By Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. ~


Bush promised a foreign policy of humility and a domestic policy of compassion. He has given us a foreign policy of arrogance and a domestic policy that is cynical, myopic and cruel.
~By Joe Klein ~


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 ~


Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
~By Kris Kristofferson ~


Sympathy constitutes friendship; but in love there is a sort of antipathy, or opposing passion. Each strives to be the other, and both together make up one whole.
~By Samuel Taylor Coleridge ~


Brooke and I share some similarities. We're both passionate, fiercely loyal people. But she is far more outlandish than I'd ever be, particularly with her body and her sexuality. Brooke has made herself weak for men - she only gained self-confidence from their attention.
~By Sophia Bush ~


I'm a geek who loves fashion. There's been a reinvention of the word geek. It means being passionate about anything that's under the radar or sort of frowned upon, like Comic-Con.
~By Kristen Bell ~


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 ~


As life is action and passion, it is required of a man that he should share the passion and action of his time, at the peril of being not to have lived.
~By Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. ~


The young women in my classes are feisty and clever and believe, often with the passion of youthful optimism, that feminism is a battle already won. I worry for them - and for my daughters, too.
~By Louise Brown ~


I think it's safe to say that each of us has at least one issue we are passionate about and struggle with, issues that robs us of our peace, our joy and our ability to experience love.
~By Lindsay Wagner ~


The future may be made up of many factors but where it truly lies is in the hearts and minds of men. Your dedication should not be confined for your own gain, but unleashes your passion for our beloved country as well as for the integrity and humanity of mankind.
~By Li Ka Shing ~


I think it's really important that the people who are going to make decisions for other people have fair, truthful and compassionate regard for all people, not just some people.
~By Sharon Stone ~


For us, sons of France, political sentiment is a passion; while, for the Englishmen, politics are a question of business.
~By Wilfrid Laurier ~


I think he had a strange, passionate devotion to the truth and a horror at what he saw going on.
~By Ben Bradlee ~


John Henry Newman was as English as roast beef, even if he lacked a passion for cricket.
~By Clifford Longley ~


Passion, you see, can be destroyed by a doctor. It cannot be created.
~By Peter Shaffer ~


Americans admire a people who can scratch a desert and produce a garden. The Israelis have shown qualities that Americans identify with: guts, patriotism, idealism, a passion for freedom. I have seen it. I know. I believe that.
~By Richard M. Nixon ~


The person who grieves suffers his passion to grow upon him; he indulges it, he loves it; but this never happens in the case of actual pain, which no man ever willingly endured for any considerable time.
~By Edmund Burke ~


I have seen in the Halls of Congress more idealism, more humanness, more compassion, more profiles of courage than in any other institution that I have ever known.
~By Hubert H. Humphrey ~


Reason is, and ought only to be the slave of the passions, and can never pretend to any other office than to serve and obey them.
~By David Hume ~


Any guy that's not working with the same amount of intensity and passion that I do, I don't want to know.
~By Zakk Wylde ~


Man is made to adore and to obey: but if you will not command him, if you give him nothing to worship, he will fashion his own divinities, and find a chieftain in his own passions.
~By Benjamin Disraeli ~


I lost my sense of trust, honesty and compassion. I crashed down and became what I consider an emotional mess. I've never been so miserable in my whole life. I just wanted to go to bed and never get up.
~By Shania Twain ~


We must act out passion before we can feel it.
~By Jean-Paul Sartre ~


Revolutions are the produce of passion, not of sober and tranquil reason.
~By William Godwin ~


In this case they're doctors. But having passion for your work and to take risks in order to better human kind. That's a pretty big theme. It's pretty inspiring.
~By Mary Stuart Masterson ~


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


When rough times have fallen upon our state in the past, Texans have always responded with generosity and an eagerness to help. The compassionate response to the fires has proven that this community spirit is alive and well.
~By Randy Neugebauer ~


In every man there is an instinctive and passionate reaction if his person or liberty is attacked.
~By Arthur Keith ~


There never was any heart truly great and generous, that was not also tender and compassionate.
~By Robert Frost ~


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


I believe that man will not merely endure. He will prevail. He is immortal, not because he alone among creatures has an inexhaustible voice, but because he has a soul, a spirit capable of compassion and sacrifice and endurance.
~By William Faulkner ~


Every one of our passions and affections hath its natural stint and bound, which may easily be exceeded; whereas our enjoyments can possibly be but in a determinate measure and degree.
~By Joseph Butler ~


If you invent the Mini Cooper, pour all your energy and passion into it and it gets made, you should be on a roll. In the film industry you have to start again the next day.
~By Estelle Morris ~


I think I infuse the music with a new passion. Part of this is because I have fallen in love: I am in love with the New York Philharmonic. The chemistry has just been right. Beyond expectation.
~By Lorin Maazel ~


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


The best reason to make a film is that you feel passionately about it.
~By Jodie Foster ~


For one heat, all know, doth drive out another, One passion doth expel another still.
~By George Chapman ~


Passion is the quickest to develop, and the quickest to fade. Intimacy develops more slowly, and commitment more gradually still.
~By Robert Sternberg ~


We were married for almost 45 years. We fought all the time, it wasn't a great love or anything, it wasn't a great, all-consuming passion. She was just there. A lot of people were startled because we didn't seem devoted but we were.
~By Hugh Leonard ~


I admire the fact that the central core of Buddhist teaching involves mindfulness and loving kindness and compassion.
~By Ron Reagan ~


Liberty is a great celestial Goddess, strong, beneficent, and austere, and she can never descend upon a nation by the shouting of crowds, nor by arguments of unbridled passion, nor by the hatred of class against class.
~By Annie Besant ~


Our passions are like convulsion fits, which, though they make us stronger for a time, leave us the weaker ever after.
~By Alexander Pope ~


The passions are the same in every conflict, large or small.
~By Mason Cooley ~


Human progress is neither automatic nor inevitable... Every step toward the goal of justice requires sacrifice, suffering, and struggle; the tireless exertions and passionate concern of dedicated individuals.
~By Martin Luther King, Jr. ~


Ismail Merchant was just the most seductive, passionate, outrageous, driven, genius of a man.
~By Glenn Close ~


Patience and time do more than strength or passion.
~By Jean de La Fontaine ~


Compassion is a two way street.
~By Frank Capra ~


Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.
~By Harriet Tubman ~


The passion of the Italian or the Italian-American population is endless for food and lore and everything about it.
~By Mario Batali ~


All major religious traditions carry basically the same message, that is love, compassion and forgiveness the important thing is they should be part of our daily lives.
~By Dalai Lama ~


All too often, academic departments defend their territory with the passion of cornered animals, though with far less justification.
~By Bruce Jackson ~


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 ~


The force of passion is balanced by the force of interest.
~By Jose Marti ~


God Almighty is, to be sure, unmoved by passion or appetite, unchanged by affection; but then it is to be added that He neither sees nor hears nor perceives things by any senses like ours; but in a manner infinitely more perfect.
~By Joseph Butler ~


The artists who stand out to me have a passion for what they do. There are a lot of people who can sing. It's just like when you go to church and people are singing because it sounds good, not because it feels good. There's a difference.
~By Jill Scott ~


I'm not politically motivated. I used to be - passionately. I used to be very Left wing. Then I went very Right wing, and now I rest somewhere in the middle.
~By Guy Ritchie ~


Are not laws dangerous which inhibit the passions? Compare the centuries of anarchy with those of the strongest legalism in any country you like and you will see that it is only when the laws are silent that the greatest actions appear.
~By Marquis de Sade ~


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


Only passions, great passions can elevate the soul to great things.
~By Denis Diderot ~


To be able to write a play a man must be sensitive, imaginative, naive, gullible, passionate; he must be something of an imbecile, something of a poet, something of a liar, something of a damn fool.
~By Robert E. Sherwood ~


My three Ps: passion, patience, perseverance. You have to do this if you've got to be a filmmaker.
~By Robert Wise ~


I think we have all experienced passion that is not in any sense reasonable.
~By Stephen Fry ~


The wretched have no compassion, they can do good only from strong principles of duty.
~By Samuel Johnson ~


We need to get some people in here. There's no passion out there. There's always an excuse. Nobody wants to step up and be a pro.
~By Jeff Malone ~


The passion for destruction is also a creative passion.
~By Mikhail Bakunin ~


Fear is the passion of slaves.
~By Patrick Henry ~


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 ~


They sin who tell us Love can die: with Life all other passions fly, all others are but vanity.
~By Robert Southey ~


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 ~

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