As iron is eaten away by rust, so the envious are consumed by their own passion.

Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passion, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence.

All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.

Passion for fame: a passion which is the instinct of all great souls.

Jump out the window if you are the object of passion. Flee it if you feel it. Passion goes, boredom remains.

For a woman betrayal has no sense - one cannot betray one's passions.