One declaims endlessly against the passions; one imputes all of man's suffering to them. One forgets that they are also the source of all his pleasures.
Only passions, great passions can elevate the soul to great things.
There is only one passion, the passion for happiness.
Dispassionate objectivity is itself a passion, for the real and for the truth.
Baseball changes through the years. It gets milder
As iron is eaten away by rust, so the envious are consumed by their own passion.
“Passion costs me too much to bestow it on every trifle.”
Passion is energy. Feel the power that comes from focusing on what excites you.
Intellectual passion drives out sensuality.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.
There is a passion for hunting something deeply implanted in the human breast.