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Do what you love. Know you own... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
Do what you love. Know you own bone; gnaw at it, bury it, unearth it, and gnaw it still. Henry David Thoreau

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She is so totally absorbed in ... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
She is so totally absorbed in a vocation -- both a gift and a mastering passion -- that she has no time to be absorbed with the self's worries about itself. And that is the moral of the story: You can pursue happiness by wearing a torn jersey. You can catch it by being good at something you love. George Will

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‎"Niko and his women will be the death of all the Stepsons yet." Janet Morris, Chris Morris

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Three passions simple but over... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
Three passions simple but overwhelmingly strong, have governed my life; the longing for love, the search for knowledge, and unbearable pity for the suffering of mankind. Bertrand Russell

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"I want to live like a man." Janet Morris, Chris Morris

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"Now come the whispers bearing bouquets of moonbeams and sunlight tremblings." Aberjhani

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Passion is the drunkenness of ... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
Passion is the drunkenness of the mind. Robert South

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We must act out passion before... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
We must act out passion before we can feel it. Jean-Paul Sartre

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The person who does not work f... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
The person who does not work for the love of work but only for money is not likely to make money nor to find much fun in life. Charles M. Schwab

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Our passions are the winds tha... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
Our passions are the winds that propel our vessel. Our reason is the pilot that steers her. Without winds the vessel would not move and without a pilot she would be lost.

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"Don't forget, Riddler, how I love thee. Or all we shared together. Or that this sea and all other seas can lead you back to me." Janet Morris, Chris Morris

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I won't go back and live in th... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
I won't go back and live in the sea again. Janet Morris, Chris Morris

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Passions are the gales of life... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
Passions are the gales of life. Alexander Pope

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"To the death with honor, shoulder to shoulder, and no one gets closer to a Stepson than his partner." Janet Morris

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“It’s all right. Things as th... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
“It’s all right. Things as they once were will never be again, but it’s all right.” Janet Morris

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"Gods are nothing without their worshipers; they act on the affairs and the passions of men." Janet Morris

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Live with passion! is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
Live with passion! Tony Robbins

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Vengeance is disappointing, al... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
Vengeance is disappointing, always. Janet Morris

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Here Stormbringer spies the St... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
Here Stormbringer spies the Stepsons, the Theban fighters, and the 3rd Commando, attending to their own. In the face of such unflinching determination and unswerving devotion, the hurricane pauses and calms. Its ravings turn to mutters. Janet Morris, Chris Morris

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The ruling passion, be it what... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
The ruling passion, be it what it will, The ruling passion conquers reason still. Alexander Pope

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They declaim against the passi... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
They declaim against the passions without bothering to think that it is from their flame philosophy lights its torch. Marquis de Sade

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"Men make their own fates -- it's personal, not a matter for debate" Janet Morris

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Passion makes the best observa... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
Passion makes the best observations and the sorriest conclusions. Jean Paul

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Just breathe. is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
Just breathe. Janet Morris

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The happiness in this life doe... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
The happiness in this life does not consist of being devoid of passion, but mastering them.

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As a bathtub lined with white ... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
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

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"Nature has a surer plan than mortals can devise." Janet Morris, Chris Morris

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There is no greatness without ... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
There is no greatness without a passion to be great, whether it's the aspiration of an athlete or an artist, a scientist, a parent, or a businessperson. Tony Robbins

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Passion is the genesis of geni... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
Passion is the genesis of genius. Tony Robbins

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Our passions are like convulsi... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
Our passions are like convulsion fits, which, though they make us stronger for a time, leave us the weaker ever after. Alexander Pope

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Passion is the trigger of succ... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
Passion is the trigger of success.

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A man in passion rides a horse... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
A man in passion rides a horse that runs away with him. Thomas Fuller

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Man is to be found in reason, ... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions. Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

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Without passion man is a mere ... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
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. Henri-Frédéric Amiel

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Passion doesn't look beyond th... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
Passion doesn't look beyond the moment of its existence. Christian Nevell Bovee

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Passions are vices or virtues ... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
Passions are vices or virtues to their highest powers. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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“Passion presented with a grea... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
“Passion presented with a greater challenge achieves a greater goal.” Aberjhani

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Passion is the mob of the man,... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
Passion is the mob of the man, that commits a riot upon his reason. William Penn

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Anyone who seeks to destroy th... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
Anyone who seeks to destroy the passions instead of controlling them is trying to play the angel. Voltaire

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There is in most passions a sh... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
There is in most passions a shrinking away from ourselves. The passionate pursuer has all the earmarks of a fugitive. Eric Hoffer

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We may affirm absolutely that ... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
We may affirm absolutely that nothing great in the world has ever been accomplished without passion. Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel

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I'd rather be a failure at som... is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
I'd rather be a failure at something I love than a success at something I hate. George Burns

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The passions are the only orat... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
The passions are the only orators which always persuade. François de La Rochefoucauld

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You can no more bridle passion... is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
You can no more bridle passions with logic than you can justify them in the law courts. Passions are facts and not dogmas. Alexander Herzen

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Our passion are the true phoen... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
Our passion are the true phoenixes; when the old one is burnt out, a new one rises from its ashes. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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There is no such thing as a li... is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
There is no such thing as a life of passion any more than a continuous earthquake, or an eternal fever. Besides, who would ever shave themselves in such a state? George Gordon Noel Byron, 6th Baron Byron

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In the human heart new passion... is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
In the human heart new passions are forever being born; the overthrow of one almost always means the rise of another. François de La Rochefoucauld

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Passion makes idiots of the cl... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
Passion makes idiots of the cleverest men, and makes the biggest idiots clever. François de La Rochefoucauld

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Men live by intervals of reaso... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
Men live by intervals of reason under the sovereignty of humor and passion. Thomas Browne

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I always tried to make clear t... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Quotes About Passion
I always tried to make clear that basketball is not the ultimate. It is of small importance in comparison to the total life we live. There is only one kind of life that truly wins, and that is the one that places faith in the hands of the Savior. Until that is done, we are on an aimless course that runs in circles and goes nowhere. John Wooden