Passion Quotes

To attempt the destruction of our passions is the height of folly. What a noble aim is that of the zealot who tortures himself like a madman in order to desire nothing, love nothing, feel nothing, and who, if he succeeded, would end up a complete monster!

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

Man is only truly great when he acts from the passions.

To lepers and to outcasts thou dost show – that passion is the paradise below.

If passion rules, how weak does reason prove!

By annihilting desires you annihilate the mind. Every man without passions has within him no principle of action, nor motive to act.

We know that every collector is an unconscious Don Juan who has transferred his passion from an erotic to a non-erotic sphere. But we also know that the passion with which the collected items are loved emanates from the erotic domain.

Cameron: The 1961 Ferrari 250GT California. Less than a hundred were made. My father spent three years restoring this car. It is his love, it is his passion. Ferris: It is his fault he didn’t lock the garage.

The Creator has not given you a longing to do that which you have no ability to do.