25 Quotes On Passion

January 18, 2013 | Leave a Comment |

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Here’s a collection of my favorite quotes on passion.

“Passion is the genesis of genius.”  – Anthony Robbins

“The most powerful weapon on earth is the human soul on fire.” – Ferdinand Foch

“When you set yourself on fire, people love to come and see you burn.” – John Wesley

“A person can succeed at almost anything for which they have unlimited enthusiasm.” – Charles M. Schwab

“One person with passion is better than forty people merely interested.” – E. M. Forster

“Purpose may point you in the right direction but it’s passion that propels you.” – Travis McAshan

“Only passions, great passions, can elevate the soul to great things.” – Denis Diderot

“Great dancers aren’t great because of their technique; they are great because of their passion.” — Martha Graham.

“What makes the engine go? Desire, desire, desire.” – Stanley Kunitz

“Nothing great in the world has ever been accomplished without passion.” – Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel

“Don’t ask yourself what the world needs; ask yourself what makes you come alive. And then go and do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” – Howard Thurman

“Passion and purpose go hand in hand. When you discover your purpose, you will normally find it’s something you’re tremendously passionate about.”  – Steve Pavlina

“If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins.” – Benjamin Franklin

“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.” – Anthony Robbins

“I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.” – Albert Einstein

“A great leader’s courage to fulfill his vision comes from passion, not position.” – John Maxwell,

“There is no end. There is no beginning. There is only the passion of life.” – Federico Fellini

“With out passion you don’t have energy, with out energy you have nothing.” – Donald Trump

“He only employs his passion who can make no use of his reason” – Marcus Tullius Cicero

“A strong passion for any object will ensure success, for the desire of the end will point out the means” – William Hazlitt

“Be still when you have nothing to say; when genuine passion moves you, say what you’ve got to say, and say it hot.” – D.H. Lawrence

“Never underestimate the power of passion.” – Eve Sawyer

“Rest in reason; move in passion” – Khalil Gibran

“Passion, though a bad regulator, is a powerful spring.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Passion is energy. Feel the power that comes from focusing on what excites you.” – Oprah Winfrey

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