Passion Quotes

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Sophocles

"One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life: that word is love." Sophocles
As quoted in Civilization's quotations: life's ideal (2002) pg. 49 No contextual information is available, beyond the fact that this quote is attributed to the tragic Greek playwright Sophocles. Add Category or Author

Desire    Editor's Pick    Greek Poet    inspirational    Love    Passion    Pearls of Wisdom    Quote of the Day    Sorrow   

Oscar Wilde

"The great events of life often leave one unmoved; they pass out of consciousness, and, when one thinks of them, become unreal. Even the scarlet flowers of passion seem to grow in the same meadow as the poppies of oblivion." Oscar Wilde
As quoted in The Riddle of Shakespeare's Sonnets: The Text of the Sonnets (1962) pg. 186 Written in a story by Wilde titled, "The Portrait of Mr. W.H." in 1889. The text contains quite a bit of reference and quotation to Shakespeare's sonnets. Add Category or Author

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"Only connect the prose and the passion, and both will be exalted, and human love will be seen at its height. Live in fragments no longer." M. Forster
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Rhonda Britten

"Purpose directs passion and passion ignites purpose." Rhonda Britten
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William Shakespeare

"A woman would run through fire and water for such a kind heart." William Shakespeare
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"The mind's passion is all for singling out. Obscurity has another tale to tell." Adrienne Rich
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Mark Twain

"There is a charm about the forbidden that makes it unspeakably desirable." Mark Twain
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American Author    Desire    Passion   

William Shakespeare

"And where two waging fires meet togetherThey do consume the thing that feeds their fury.Though little fire grows great with little wind,Yet extreme gusts will blow out fire and all." William Shakespeare
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Antagonism    Anticipation    Desire    Passion   

John Wooden

"I always tried to make clear that basketball is not the ultimate. It is of small importance in comparison to the total life we live. There is only one kind of life that truly wins, and that is the one that places faith in the hands of the Savior. Until that is done, we are on an aimless course that runs in circles and goes nowhere." John Wooden
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Aaron Rodgers

"There wasn't a lot of passion on the field. I have no problem telling people I didn't think there was a whole lot of passion out there. I thought it seemed like some of the guys were going through the motions." Aaron Rodgers
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Robert Jacobs

"We would assert it mitigates the charge to heat of passion," Robert Jacobs
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William Shakespeare

"Tis one thing to be tempted, another thing to fall." William Shakespeare
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George Eliot

"Our passions do not live apart in locked chambers but dress in their small wardrobe of notions, bring their provisions to a common table and mess together, feeding out of the common store according to their appetite." George Eliot
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Mark Twain

"Write without pay until somebody offers to pay" Mark Twain
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"He (Harvey Weinstein) is relentless in his passion for the movie. Harvey (above) is one of a kind." Randy Spendlove
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"It's all for the passion of it. I'll keep doing it just for the passion of it." Adel Dessouky
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"Michael is the most unselfish player I have ever coached. His passion is team chemistry and that has made us a better team." Randy Reed
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"It has the passion, it has the respect, it has all of the things that you really want an anthem to have and it carries the melody." Adam Kidron
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"The Passion of the Christ." Jim Caviezel
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"The Passion of Christ." Abel Ferrara
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Khalil Gibran

"Your reason and your passion are the rudder and the sails of your seafairing soul, if either your sails or your rudder be broken, you can but toss and drift, or else be held at a standstill in mid-seas. For reason, ruling alone, is a force confining; and passion, unattended, is a flame that burns to its own destruction." Khalil Gibran
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