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A man who has not passed through the inferno of his passions has never overcome them
Carl Gustav Jung
Absence diminishes little passions and increases great ones, as wind extinguishes candles and fans a fire
All humanity is passion; without passion, religion, history, novels, art would be ineffectual.
Honore de Balzac
All passions exaggerate; and they are passions only because they do exaggerate
Anger is the most impotent of passions. It effects nothing it goes about, and hurts the one who is possessed by it more than the one against whom it is directed.
Carl Sandburg
Art is moral passion married to entertainment. Moral passion without entertainment is propaganda, and entertainment without moral passion is television.
Rita Mae Brown
Be still when you have nothing to say; when genuine passion moves you, say what you've got to say, and say it hot.
D.H. Lawrence
Better pass boldly into that other world, in the full glory of some passion, than fade and wither dismally with age.
James Joyce
Between men and women there is no friendship possible. There is passion, enmity, worship, love, but no friendship.
Oscar Wilde
Clarity of mind means clarity of passion, too; this is why a great and clear mind loves ardently and sees distinctly what he loves.
Blaise Pascal
Conscience is the voice of the soul; the passions are the voice of the body
Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Curiosity is, in great and generous minds, the first passion and the last
Samuel Johnson
Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow.
Anthony J. D'Angelo
Every great wave of popular passion that rolls up on the prairies is dashed to spray when it strikes the hard rocks of Manhattan
Henry Louis Mencken
Feminine passion is to masculine as an epic is to an epigram
Karl Kraus
He that would be superior to external influences must first become superior to his own passions.
Samuel Johnson
However vast a man's spiritual resources, he is capable of but one great passion
Blaise Pascal
I think that, as life is action and passion, it is required of a man that he should share the passion and action of his time at peril of being judged not to have lived
Oliver Wendell Holmes
I've always admitted that I'm ruled by my passions.
Elizabeth Taylor
I've never sought success in order to get fame and money; it's the talent and the passion that count in success
Ingrid Bergman
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