Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
Our headstrong passions shut the door of our souls against God.
What to ourselves in passion we propose, The passion ending, doth the purpose lose.william shakespeare
Without passion man is a mere latent force and possibility, like the flint which awaits the shock of the iron before it can give forth its spark.
Fountain-heads and pathless groves, Places which pale passion loves!
A toothache, or a violent passion, is not necessarily diminished by our knowledge of its causes, its character, its importance or insignificance.
It is obvious that we can no more explain a passion to a person who has never experienced it than we can explain light to the blind.
The passion rebuilds the world for the youth. It makes all things alive and significant.
Passion, though a bad regulator, is a powerful spring.
If you have a great passion it seems that the logical thing is to see the fruit of it, and the fruit are children.Roman Polanski
Search then the ruling passion; there alone, The wild are constant, and the cunning known; The fool consistent, and the false sincere; Priests, princes, women, no dissemblers here.Alexander Pope
And you, brave Cobham! to the latest breath Shall feel your ruling passion strong in death.Alexander Pope
The ruling passion, be it what it will, The ruling passion conquers reason still.Alexander Pope
Passion very often makes the wisest men fools, and very often too inspires the greatest fools with wit.
The opinions that are held with passion are always those for which no good ground exists; indeed the passion is the measure of the holder's lack of rational conviction. Opinions in politics and religion are almost always held passionately.
O, that my tongue were in the thunder's mouth! Then with a passion would I shake the world.william shakespeare
Alas, why gnaw you so your nether lip? Some bloody passion shakes your very frame; These are portents; but yet I hope, I hope, They do not point on me.william shakespeare
We should employ our passions in the service of life, not spend life in the service of our passions.
If we resist our passions it is more from their weakness than from our strength.
He will hold thee, when his passion shall have spent its novel force, Something better than his dog, a little dearer than his horse.
The seas are quiet when the winds give o'er; So calm are we when passions are no more!Edmund Waller
But, children, you should never let Such angry passions rise; Your little hands were never made To tear each other's eyes.Isaac Watts
And beauty, for confiding youth, Those shocks of passion can prepare That kill the bloom before its time, And blanch, without the owner's crime, The most resplendent hair.william wordsworth
Certain things catch your eye, but pursue only those that capture the heart.
Nothing is stopping me from doing what I love to do.The Weeknd