passions quotes

In bridge clubs and in councils of state, the passions are the same.Mason Cooley

My passions have never jumped out of the fireplace and set fire to the carpet.Mason Cooley

I like fashion, but I love, love, love music and film; they are my two passions. I would love to pursue my acting and my love of music more than anything.Cara Delevingne

So Liam and movies are obviously big passions, and I read and write.Faye Dunaway

I had two passions growing up - one was music, one was technology. I tried to play in a band for a while, but I was never talented enough to make it. And I started companies. One day came along and I decided to combine the two - and there was Spotify.Daniel Ek

I'm American. I'm eclectic. I'm going to follow my musical passions. And if people don't like it, and it hurts my legacy, I'm not going to worry about that.Renee Fleming

I've always considered myself lucky that I do not have many passions. There's only one pursuit that I have ever truly loved, and that pursuit is writing. This means, conveniently enough, that I never had to search for my destiny; I only had to obey it.Elizabeth Gilbert

There is an event once a year that I'm able to sing at, through 'Passions,' in Tennessee. That's always fun. We perform at the Wild Horse Saloon.Lindsay Hartley

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

Violent passions are formed in solitude. In the busy world no object has time to make a deep impression.Henry Home

Reason is, and ought only to be the slave of the passions, and can never pretend to any other office than to serve and obey them.David Hume

From their experience or from the recorded experience of others (history), men learn only what their passions and their metaphysical prejudices allow them to learn.Aldous Huxley

Love is the most terrible, and also the most generous of the passions; it is the only one which includes in its dreams the happiness of someone else.Alphonse Karr

The paradox is really the pathos of intellectual life and just as only great souls are exposed to passions it is only the great thinker who is exposed to what I call paradoxes, which are nothing else than grandiose thoughts in embryo.Soren Kierkegaard

Because of its tremendous solemnity death is the light in which great passions, both good and bad, become transparent, no longer limited by outward appearences.Soren Kierkegaard

Private passions tire and exhaust themselves, public ones never.Alphonse de Lamartine

Working with other artists and sharing your passions is great.Leona Lewis

Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.Georg C. Lichtenberg

Traveling is one of my great passions and something I do a lot of.Sabrina Lloyd

I was a crazy young man who let himself be blinded by his passions and obeyed only the impulses of the moment.Gustav Mahler