Favorite Quotations ~  Emotion, 2 Reason and Emotion

"The only way to get rid of an emotion is to yield to it." ~ Oscar Wilde

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A rational man knows—or makes it a point to discover—the source of his emotions, the basic premises from which they come. ~ Ayn Rand

Emotions kick up. You try not to kick things up, but you go through things you can't help. ~ Tom Cruise

The degree of one's emotion varies inversely with one's knowledge of the facts-- the less you know the hotter you get. ~ Bertrand Russell

If someone hates or loves something, then right on. I can't rob them of that. I'm not going to try and change their mind. Something's been triggered in them to react so emotionally. ~ Alanis Morissette

I'm a really sensitive person. I cry if I miss a cab. I've always worn my emotions on my sleeve. I think it makes life so much better when you can talk about anything. ~ Michael Keaton

You can't move people to action unless you first move them with emotion. The heart comes before the head. ~ John C. Maxwell, The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership

Negative emotions tend to narrow our attention, speed up the decision process, and lead to impulsive actions. ~ Stephen Robbins, Decide & Conquer

Emotional turmoil can be a powerful catalyst to reconnect us with our divine nature. It propels us into a journey of self discovery and urges us to learn how to love and accept our entire being. ~ Debbie Ford, Spiritual Divorce

I'm compelled and dedicated to transmitting emotions and I care for very little else. ~ Sydney Nolan, Writers on Artists

Emotions have taught mankind to reason. ~ Marquis De Vauvenargues

A friend is somebody who loves us with understanding, as well as emotion. ~ Robert Louis Stevenson

A life spent chasing other people's approval is a life spent on a pointless roller coaster of emotional highs and lows, without ever knowing yourself. ~ Rinatta Paries

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