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  • William Cowper
    William Cowper
    English poet 1731-1800
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    A fretful temper will divide the closest knot that may be tied, by ceaseless sharp corrosion; a temper passionate and fierce may suddenly your joys disperse at one immense explosion.
  • Bradley Whitford
    Bradley Whitford
    American actor and political activist 1959-
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    Aaron is a very passionate, maniacal writer so the scripts really come from him, but he is very open to... y'know, we'll plan ideas and we'll certainly tussle about stuff when the script comes out. So, to a certain extent, he's very interested. If there's some problem or something that doesn't ring true, he wants to know why and he wants to correct it or fight for it.
  • Carolina Herrera
    Carolina Herrera
    Venezuelan fashion designer 1939-
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    Age is something only in your head or a stereotype. Age means nothing when you are passionate about something.
  • Bayard Taylor
    Bayard Taylor
    American poet, travel author, and diplomat 1825-1878
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    And half in shade and half in sun; The Rose sat in her bower, With a passionate thrill in her crimson heart.
  • Eric Hoffer
    Eric Hoffer
    American writer 1902-1983
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    Animals often strike us as passionate machines.
  • Rose Franken
    Rose Franken
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    Anyone can be passionate, but it takes real lovers to be silly.
  • Jean Dubuffet
    Jean Dubuffet
    French painter and sculptor 1901-1985
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    Art is the most passionate orgy within man's grasp.
  • George Eliot
    George Eliot
    English writer and poet 1819-1880
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    Children demand that their heroes should be freckleless, and easily believe them so: perhaps a first discovery to the contrary is less revolutionary shock to a passionate child than the threatened downfall of habitual beliefs which makes the world seem to totter for us in maturer life.
  • Thomas De Quincey
    Thomas De Quincey
    British writer 1785-1859
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    Cows are amongst the gentlest of breathing creatures; none show more passionate tenderness to their young when deprived of them; and, in short, I am not ashamed to profess a deep love for these quiet creatures.
  • William Wordsworth
    William Wordsworth
    English poet 1770-1850
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    Faith is a passionate intuition.
  • Rufus Choate
    Rufus Choate
    American lawyer, orator, and Congressman 1799-1859
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    Happy is he who has laid up in his youth, and held fast in all fortune, a genuine and passionate love for reading.
  • William Golding
    William Golding
    British writer 1911-1993
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    I am astonished at the ease with which uninformed persons come to a settled, a passionate opinion when they have no grounds for judgment.
  • Quentin Crisp
    Quentin Crisp
    English writer and actor 1908-1999
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    I recommend limiting one's involvement in other people's lives to a pleasantly scant minimum. This may seem too stoical a position in these madly passionate times, but madly passionate people rarely make good on their madly passionate promises.
  • Marguerite Duras
    Marguerite Duras
    French author and filmmaker 1914-
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    I see journalists as the manual workers, the laborers of the word. Journalism can only be literature when it is passionate.
  • Bill Goldberg
    Bill Goldberg
    American professional wrestler and actor 1966-
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    I'm as passionate as any car owner or car collector that has one car or 300 cars.
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