Favorite Quotations ~  Passion, 2 Create A Life That Tickles Your Soul

"Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end." ~ Kris Kristofferson


Science demands from a man all his life. If you had two lives that would not be enough for you. Be passionate in your work and in your searching. ~ Ivan Pavlov

The capacity for passion is both cruel and divine. ~ George Sand

Man is only truly great when he acts from the passions. ~ Benjamin Disraeli

If passion drives, let reason hold the reins. ~ Benjamin Franklin

When a leader reaches out in passion, he is usually met with an answering passion. ~ John C. Maxwell

As life is action and passion, it is required of a man that he should share the passion and action of his time, at the peril of being judged not to have lived. ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

By believing passionately in something that still does not exist, we create it. The nonexistent is whatever we have not sufficiently desired. ~ Nikos Kazantzakis

Passion makes idiots of the cleverest men, and makes the biggest idiots clever. ~ François de La Rochefoucauld

Maybe it wasn’t the talent the Lord gave me—maybe it was the passion. ~ Wayne Gretzky

There is no end. There is no beginning. There is only the infinite passion of life. ~ Fredrico Fellini

I can't imagine a person becoming a success who doesn't give this game of life everything he's got. ~ Walter Cronkite

Whenever I get to a low point, I go back to the basics. I ask myself, “Why am I doing this?” It comes down to passion. ~ Lyn St. James

Is there a word more passionate than passion? Obsession, total immersion, the feeling that everything else doesn’t matter. ~ Cynthia Ozick