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Men are rather reasoning than reasonable animals, for the most part governed by the impulse of passion.
If you are talented, you can really do anything. And if your heart is at the right place and you have the passion for it, you can go for it and do it.
If you have only one passion in life - football - and you pursue it to the exclusion of everything else, it becomes very dangerous. When you stop doing this activity it is as though you are dying. The death of that activity is a death in itself.
If history and science have taught us anything, it is that passion and desire are not the same as truth.
E. O. Wilson
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, Sr.
Unions in wedlock are perverted by the victory of shameless passion that masters the female among men and beasts.
The passion for money is never fickle.
Liberty is a great celestial Goddess, strong, beneficent, and austere, and she can never descend upon a nation by the shouting of crowds, nor by arguments of unbridled passion, nor by the hatred of class against class.
Work? I never worked a day in my life. I always loved what I was doing, had a passion for it.
Our passion is our strength.
Billie Joe Armstrong
I'm an actress. It's my passion. It's - I've always lived for acting.
With care, and skill, and cunning art, She parried Time's malicious dart, And kept the years at bay, Till passion entered in her heart and aged her in a day!
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
On the subject of literary genres, I've always felt that my response to poetry is inadequate. I'd love to be the kind of person that drifts off into the garden with a slim volume of Elizabethan verse or a sheaf of haikus, but my passion is story.
J. K. Rowling
One of my great laments is that education today seems to have... be less about passion and more about process, more about tactic or technique.
Neil deGrasse Tyson
Men are allowed to have passion and commitment for their work... a woman is allowed that feeling for a man, but not her work.
You should do what you enjoy doing, what brings you passion. As kids, we spontaneously sing and dance and tell stories, and along the way, someone comes and says, 'No. You shouldn't be doing that.' And we slowly begin to unlearn our passions. I think you have to hold on to those things.
J. Michael Straczynski
It is reason, and not passion, which must guide our deliberations, guide our debate, and guide our decision.
I make movies. I have a passion. Puppies and daisies don't accomplish anything. That's not me at all.
But I liked Yeats! That wild Irishman. I really loved his love of language, his flow. His chaotic ideas seemed to me just the right thing for a poet. Passion! He was always on the right side. He may be wrongheaded, but his heart was always on the right side. He wrote beautiful poetry.
I sort of feel sorry for the next man who gets me. I may just kill him with passion. He'd better be strong and have a good heart!
My philosophy of leadership is to surround myself with good people who have ability, judgment and knowledge, but above all, a passion for service.
A frenzied passion for art is a canker that devours everything else.
Since obscenity is the truth of our passion today, it is the only stuff of art - or almost the only stuff.
D. H. Lawrence
Blues and soul and jazz music has so much pain, so much beauty of raw emotion and passion.
Our passion and principals are constantly in a frenzy, but begin to shift and waver, as we return to reason.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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