passion

A Quote by Anthony Dymoke Powell on faith, love, and passion

He fell in love with himself at first sight and it is a passion to which he has always remained faithful. Selflove seems so often unrequited.

Anthony Dymoke Powell (1905 - 2000)

Source: A Dance to the Music of Time: The Acceptance World," Ch. 1.

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A Quote by Anthony J. D'Angelo on learning and passion

Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow.

Anthony D'Angelo

Source: The College Blue Book

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A Quote by Anthony J. D'Angelo on ignorance, passion, and persistence

Never let your persistence and passion turn into stubbornness and ignorance.

Anthony D'Angelo

Source: The College Blue Book

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A Quote by André Gide on direction, men, passion, patience, and peace

It is easier to lead men to combat, stirring up their passion, than to restrain them and direct them toward the patient labours of peace.

Andre Gide (1869 - 1951)

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A Quote by Ambrose Gwinett Bierce on certainty, disorder, passion, and zeal

ZEAL, n. A certain nervous disorder afflicting the young and inexperienced. A passion that goeth before a sprawl.

Ambrose Bierce (1842 - 1914)

Source: The Devil's Dictionary by Ambrose Bierce

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A Quote by Ambrose Gwinett Bierce on passion

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TABLE D'HOTE, n. A caterer's thrifty concession to the universal passion for irresponsibility.

Ambrose Bierce (1842 - 1914)

Source: The Devil's Dictionary by Ambrose Bierce

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A Quote by Ambrose Gwinett Bierce on passion, possessions, and value

PROPERTY, n. Any material thing, having no particular value, that may be held by A against the cupidity of B. Whatever gratifies the passion for possession in one and disappoints it in all others.

Ambrose Bierce (1842 - 1914)

Source: The Devil's Dictionary by Ambrose Bierce

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A Quote by Alexander Pope on life, passion, and reason

On life's vast ocean diversely we sail, Reason the card, but passion is the gale.

Alexander Pope (1688 - 1744)

Source: Essay on Man. Epistle ii. Line 107.

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A Quote by Alexander Pope on passion and reason

The ruling passion, be it what it will, The ruling passion conquers reason still.

Alexander Pope (1688 - 1744)

Source: Moral Essays. Epistle iii. Line 153.

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A Quote by Alexander Pope on passion and rest

And hence one master-passion in the breast, Like Aaron's serpent, swallows up the rest.

Alexander Pope (1688 - 1744)

Source: Essay on Man. Epistle ii. Line 131.

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