Quotes containing word "passion"

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Sell also: heat, love, mania, rage, warmth

Definitions and meanings of word "passion"

• Noun: strong feeling or emotion

• Noun: the trait of being intensely emotional

• Noun: something that is desired intensely; example: "his rage for fame destroyed him"

• Noun: an irrational but irresistible motive for a belief or action

• Noun: a feeling of strong sexual desire

• Noun: any object of warm affection or devotion; examples: "the theater was her first love", "he has a passion for cock fighting""

• Noun: the suffering of Jesus at the crucifixion

Featured authors with quotes containing word "passion"

Honore de Balzac
5 quotes about passion
French Novelist
Monday 20 May 1799 - Sunday 18 August 1850
Edmund Burke
4 quotes about passion
Irish Statesman, Philosopher, Author
Wednesday 12 January 1729 - Sunday 9 July 1797
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
3 quotes about passion
American Judge
Monday 8 March 1841 - Wednesday 6 March 1935
Rita Mae Brown
2 quotes about passion
American Writer
Born Tuesday 28 November 1944
Steve Case
4 quotes about passion
American Businessman
Born Thursday 21 August 1958
David Herbert Lawrence
3 quotes about passion
English Writer
Friday 11 September 1885 - Sunday 2 March 1930
Jody Watley
2 quotes about passion
American Writer, Artist, Musician, Producer, Songwriter
Born Friday 30 January 1959
Mikhail Bakunin
2 quotes about passion
Russian Revolutionary
Monday 30 May 1814 - Tuesday 13 June 1876
Alexander Pope
2 quotes about passion
English Writer, Poet
Friday 21 May 1688 - Saturday 30 May 1744
Darren Aronofsky
2 quotes about passion
American Writer, Producer, Director
Born Wednesday 12 February 1969
Albert Camus
3 quotes about passion
French Philosopher, Author, Journalist
Friday 7 November 1913 - Monday 4 January 1960
Isabelle Adjani
3 quotes about passion
French Actress
Born Monday 27 June 1955

Art is moral passion married to entertainment. Moral passion without entertainment is propaganda, and entertainment without moral passion is television.

Rita Mae Brown

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Most marriages recognize this paradox: Passion destroys passion; we want what puts an end to wanting what we want.

John Fowles

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We work n the dark - we do what we can - we give what we have. Our doubt is our passion and our passion is our task. The rest is the madness of art.

Henry James

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No passion in the world is equal to the passion to alter someone else's draft.

H. G. Wells

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What the public wants is the image of passion, not passion itself.

Roland Barthes

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The only burning passion I'm sure I have, is the passion for sex.

Robert Crumb

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There is only one passion, the passion for happiness.

Denis Diderot

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If a leader doesn't convey passion and intensity then there will be no passion and intensity within the organization and they'll start to fall down and get depressed.

Colin Powell

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He had no failings which were not owing to a noble cause; to an ardent, generous, perhaps an immoderate passion for fame; a passion which is the instinct of all great souls.

Edmund Burke

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Passion for fame: A passion which is the instinct of all great souls.

Edmund Burke

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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

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Every passion borders on the chaotic, but the collector's passion borders on the chaos of memories.

Walter Benjamin

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I try to live my life where I end up at a point where I have no regrets. So I try to choose the road that I have the most passion on because then you can never really blame yourself for making the wrong choices. You can always say you're following your passion.

Darren Aronofsky

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All humanity is passion; without passion, religion, history, novels, art would be ineffectual.

Honore de Balzac

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The passion for destruction is also a creative passion.

Mikhail Bakunin

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The fact is that love is of two kinds, one which commands, and one which obeys. The two are quite distinct, and the passion to which the one gives rise is not the passion of the other.

Honore de Balzac

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Jump out the window if you are the object of passion. Flee it if you feel it. Passion goes, boredom remains.

Coco Chanel

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The ruling passion, be it what it will. The ruling passion conquers reason still.

Alexander Pope

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Do it no matter what. If you believe in it, it is something very honorable. If somebody around you or your family does not understand it, then that's their problem. But if you do have a passion, an honest passion, just do it.

Mario Andretti

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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.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

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