65 Quotes About Passion

  • "Compassion will cure more sins than condemnation."

    - Henry Ward Beecher
    Topics: Compassion


  • "How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and strong. Because someday in your life you will have been all of these."

    - George Washington Carver
    Topics: Compassion, Life, Youth


  • "Passion and prejudice govern the world; only under the name of reason."

    - John Wesley
    Topics: Reasoning, Passion


  • "I have but one passion - it is He, it is He alone. The world is the field and the field is the world; and henceforth that country shall be my home where I can be most used in winning souls for Christ."

    - Assorted Authors
    Topics: Evangelism, Passion


  • "Let the current of your being set towards God, then your life will be filled and calmed by one master-passion which unites and stills the soul."

    - Alexander MacLaren
    Topics: Passion


  • "All other passions build upon or flow from your passion for Jesus. A passion for souls grows out of a passion for Christ. A passion for missions builds upon a passion for Christ. The most crucial danger to a Christian, whatever his role, is to lack a passion of Christ. The most direct route to personal renewal and new effectiveness is a new all-consuming passion for Jesus. Lord, give us this passion, whatever the cost!"

    - Wesley L. Duewel
    Topics: Passion


  • "Educate your children to self-control, to the habit of holding passion and prejudice and evil tendencies to an upright and reasoning will, and you have done much to abolish misery from their future lives and crimes to society."

    - Daniel Webster
    Topics: Children, Self-control, Passion


  • "God keeps all our tears in a bottle; so precious is the water that is distilled from penitent eyes; and because he will be sure not to fail, he notes how many drops there be in his register. It was a precious ointment wherewith the woman in the Pharisee's house (it is thought Mary Magdalene) anointed the feet of Christ; but her tears, wherewith she washed them, were more worth than her spikenard."

    - Abraham Wright
    Topics: Compassion


  • "Passion is the evil in adultery. If a man has no opportunity of living with another man's wife, but if it is obvious for some reason that he would like to do so, and would do so if he could, he is no less guilty than if he was caught in the act."

    - Augustine
    Topics: Adultery, Sin, Passion


  • "One thing is clear to me, that no indulgence of passion destroys the spiritual nature so much as respectable selfishness."

    - George Macdonald
    Topics: Selfishness, Passion


  • "A trade founded in iniquity, and carried on as this was, must be abolished, let the policy be what it might, let the consequences be what they would, I from this time determined that I would never rest till I had effected its abolition."

    - William Wilberforce
    Topics: Compassion, Achievement


  • "If to be feelingly alive to the sufferings of my fellow-creatures is to be a fanatic, I am one of the most incurable fanatics ever permitted to be at large."

    - William Wilberforce
    Topics: Compassion


  • "I would rather feel compassion than know the meaning of it."

    - Thomas Aquinas
    Topics: Compassion


  • "A passion for God isn't necessarily the same as abiding in God; it must be coupled with obedience to be true love for God."

    - Ed Cole
    Topics: Passion, Obedience


  • "Nothing doth so fool a man as extreme passion. This doth make them fools which otherwise are not, and show them to be fools which are so."

    - Joseph Hall
    Topics: Character, Foolishness, Passion



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