Chains do not hold a marriage together. It is threads, hundreds of tiny threads which sew people
together through the years. That is what makes a marriage last --more than passion or even sex!
Faith is the highest passion in a human being. Many in every generation may not come that far, but none comes further.
In spring time, love is carried on the breeze. Watch out for flying passion or kisses whizzing by your head.
No passion so effectually robs the mind of its powers of acting and reasoning as fear.
I have no respect for the passion of equality, which seems to me merely idealizing envy.
A passion for the dramatic art is inherent in the nature of man.
As iron is eaten away by rust, so the envious are consumed by their own passion.
My belief is that what comes across on the television is a capture of my enthusiasm and my passion for wildlife.
One must not think slightingly of the paradoxical for the paradox is the source of the thinkers passion, and the thinker without a paradox is like a lover without feeling: a paltry mediocrity.
Jealousy is bred in doubts. When those doubts change into certainties, then the passion either ceases or turns absolute madness.
Educate your children to self-control, to the habit of holding passion and prejudice and evil tendencies subject to an upright and reasoning will, and you have done much to abolish misery from their future lives and crimes from society.
Passion and prejudice govern the world, only under the name of reason.
If there is no passion in your life, then have you really lived? Find your passion, whatever it may be. Become it, and let it become you and you will find great things happen FOR you, TO you and BECAUSE of you.
It is the passion that is in a kiss that gives to it its sweetness; it is the affection in a kiss that sanctifies it.
Passion is the quickest to develop, and the quickest to fade. Intimacy develops more slowly, and commitment more gradually still.
Love without passion is dreary; passion without love is horrific.
I've never sought success in order to get fame and money; it's the talent and the passion that count in success
The greatest gift is a passion for reading. It is cheap, it consoles, it distracts, it excites, it gives you knowledge of the world and experience of a wide kind. It is a moral illumination.
Passion and prejudice govern the world; only under the name of reason.
Passion is in all great searches and is necessary to all creative endeavors.
Let no one think that real gardening is a bucolic and meditative occupation. It is an insatiable passion, like everything else to which a man gives his heart
We must select the illusion which appeals to our temperament and embrace it with passion, if we want to be happy
We must select the Illusion which appeals to our temperament and embrace it with passion, if we want to be happy.
Next to love, sympathy is the divinest passion of the human heart
Feminine passion is to masculine as an epic is to an epigram