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In How Many Lives Does Love Really Play A Dominant Part The Average Taxpayer Is No More Capable Of The Grand Passion Than Of A Grand Opera.
~ Israel Zangwill
He Was Then In His Fifty-fourth Year, When Even In The Case Of Poets Reason And Passion Begin To Discuss A Peace Treaty And Usually Conclude It Not Very Long Afterwards.
~ G. C. Lichtenberg
Anger Is A Momentary Madness, So Control Your Passion Or It Will Control You.
~ G. M. Trevelyan
A Passion For Politics Stems Usually From An Insatiable Need, Either For Power, Or For Friendship And Adulation, Or A Combination Of Both.
~ Fawn M. Brodie
We Are Not Enemies But Friends. We Must Not Be Enemies. Though Passion May Have Strained It Must Not Break Our Bonds Of Affection. The Mystic Cords Of Memory Shall Swell When Again Touched, As Surely They Will Be, By The Better Angels Of Nature.
~ Abraham Lincoln
Intellectual Passion Dries Out Sensuality.
~ Leonardo da Vinci, The Notebooks
There Is Only One Universal Passion Fear.
~ George Bernard Shaw
As Life Is Action And Passion, It Is Required Of A Man That He Should Share The Passion And Action Of His Time, At Peril Of Being Judged Not To Have Lived.
~ Oliver Wendell Holmes
The Holy Passion Of Friendship Is So Sweet And Steady And Loyal And Enduring A Nature That It Will Last Through A Whole Lifetime, If Not Asked To Lend Money.
~ Mark Twain
Jealousy Would Be Far Less Torturous If We Understood That Love Is A Passion Entirely Unrelated To Our Merits.
~ Paul Eldridge
What The Public Wants Is The Image Of Passion, Not Passion Itself.
~ Roland Barthes, Esprit
Love Is An Alliance Of Friendship And Animalism; If The Former Predominates It Is Passion Exalted And Refined; If The Latter, Gross And Sensual.
~ C. C. Colton
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