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A man in passion rides a horse that runs away with him.
~ Thomas Fuller | ( British clergyman and author. ) | 1608-1661 | Passion
quotes Division : Religious People   
     
A man who has not passed through the inferno of his passions has never overcome them.
~ Carl Gustav Jung | ( Swiss psychologist and psychiatrist. ) | 1875-1961 | Passion
quotes Division : Psychotherapists   
     
A strong passion for any object will ensure success, for the desire of the end will point out the means
~ William Hazlitt | ( British essayist. ) | 1778-1830 | Passion
quotes Division : Essayists   
     
All passions exaggerate; and they are passions only because they do exaggerate.
~ Nicolas Chamfort | ( French writer. ) | 1741-1794 | Passion
quotes Division : French Authors and Writers   
     
Anyone who seeks to destroy the passions instead of controlling them is trying to play the angel.
~ Voltaire | ( French writer and historian. ) | 1694-1778 | Passion
quotes Division : Historians   
     
As a bathtub lined with white porcelain, when the hot water gives out or goes tepid, so is the slow cooling of our chivalrous passion, o my much praised but-not-altogether-satisfactory lady.
~ Ezra Pound | ( American poet, critic and intellectual. ) | 1885-1972 | Passion
quotes Division : Intellectuals   
     
Develop interest in life as you see it; in people, things, literature, music -- the world is so rich, simply throbbing with rich treasures, beautiful souls and interesting people. Forget yourself.
~ Henry Miller | ( American author. ) | 1891-1980 | Passion
quotes Division : American writers   
     
Do what you love. Know you own bone; gnaw at it, bury it, unearth it, and gnaw it still.
~ Henry David Thoreau | ( American naturalist ) | 1817-1862 | Passion
quotes Division : Naturalists   
     
Everything that is truly worthwhile , I think passion is involved in your approach to it. No matter what it is.it is.
~ Jack Lemon | (American actor and musician ) | 1925 -2001 | Passion
quotes Division : Actors   
     
He only employs his passion who can make no use of his reason.
~ Marcus Tulius Cicero | ( Writer, politician and great roman orator. ) | 106-43 BC | Passion
quotes Division : Ancient Romans   
     
He submits to be seen through a microscope, who suffers himself to be caught in a fit of passion.
~ Johann Kaspar Lavater | ( Swiss theologian and poet. ) | 1741-1801 | Passion
quotes Division : Religious People   
     
If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins.
~ Benjamin Franklin | ( American statesman ) | 1706-1790 | Passion
quotes Division : Statesmen and politicians   
     
If we resist our passions, it is more through their weakness than from our strength.
~ FranA§ois de La Rochefoucauld | ( French writer. ) | 1613-1680 | Passion
quotes Division : Russian writers   
     
In her first passion, a woman loves her lover, in all the others all she loves is love.
~ Lord Byron | ( British poet. ) | 1788-1824 | Passion
quotes Division : British Poets   
     
In the human heart new passions are forever being born; the overthrow of one almost always means the rise of another.
~ FranA§ois de La Rochefoucauld | ( French writer. ) | 1613-1680 | Passion
quotes Division : Russian writers   
     
Intellectual passion drives out sensuality
~ Leonardo da Vinci | (Italian painter, sculptor and architect. ) | 1452-1519 | Passion
quotes Division : Artists   
     
It is foolish to pretend that one is fully recovered from a disappointed passion. Such wounds always leave a scar.
~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow | ( U.S. poet. ) | 1807-1882 | Passion
quotes Division : American poets   
     
It seemed to me pretty plain, that they had more of love than matrimony in them.
~ Oliver Goldsmith | ( Irish writer ) | 1728-1774 | Passion
quotes Division : Irish writers   
     
Jupiter, not wanting man's life to be wholly gloomy and grim, has bestowed far more passion than reason --you could reckon the ration as twenty-four to one. Moreover, he confined reason to a cramped corner of the head and left all the rest of the body to the passions.
~ Desiderius Erasmus | ( Dutch humanist and theologian. ) | 1466-1536 | Passion
quotes Division : Religious People   
     
Love without passion is dreary; passion without love is horrific.
~ Lord Byron | ( British poet. ) | 1788-1824 | Passion
quotes Division : British Poets   
     
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
~ Georg C. Lichtenberg | ( German scientist ) | 1742-1799 | Passion
quotes Division : Scientists and Inventors   
     

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