A passion for one's work makes life happier and work no longer work.
Serve someone such as by charity and if not money simply by helping
people in pursuing their passion or motivating them.
Lisa Adams, Spirituality - Peace Of Mind
Motivational Quotes |
My meaning simply is, that whatever I have tried to do in life,
I have tried with all my heart to do well; that whatever
I have devoted myself to, I have devoted
myself to completely; that in great aims and in small, I have
always been thoroughly in earnest.
Charles Dickens, David Copperfield
Inspirational Quotes |
Passion is of the nature of seed, and finds nourishment within,
tending to a predominance which determines all currents towards itself,
and makes the whole life its tributary.
If you are not passionate in what you do, or cannot find it with you to be passionate about your current job,
either change your attitude or change your job.
Perhaps because of pressure from parents or school, or from society,
many people go through life doing work that they hate,
and denying them the opportunity to develop their true talents
and strengths and passions.
Joshua Osenga, 12 years a Cubicle Slave: How to Find the Perfect Balance between work and play
When you feel passionate about your work, there is no great
difference between the way you feel on Monday morning and the
way you feel on Saturday morning.
Larry Smith, No Fears, No Excuses: What You Need To Do To Have A Great Career
If you have a dream there is a chance to turn it into reality with
a good plan of action and when coupled with a
burning passion, there is hope that it will turn out.
The main thing to remember is to stay focused long enough
to bring it to completion.
Catherine Pulsifer, Living The Dream
When you see your partner enjoying something they are passionate about, it will jog your memory about what you
found so appealing in the first place, when you first fell in love.
Alexis G. Roldan, Marriage: How To Revive And Strengthen Your Marriage
By chasing our passion, not our pension, we all can receive the gift that
comes from knowing
that all life - present and future - has been nurtured by our individual
Enthusiasm or passion means throwing ourselves into a relationship,
goal, dream, or activity. It means casting aside
worries or distractions and embracing instead the delights of the
moment or the hope of success.
Folorunsho Mejabi, Enthusiasm: The Secret of Success
Passion gives you the motivation to keep trying, even if you fail
time after time.
David A. Hunter, How To Find Your Passion
Motivational Poems |
We always have been passionate about quotations and the power they have to change attitudes, minds, and lives.
Paul Ayoub; Lizzie Ayoub, Inspire Me!: A father-daughter book of quotations to motivate, teach and inspire
Ford is one of the best examples of someone who created something
out of nothing. He had little to no education, and
held nothing but a passion for machinery at a young age, which he
pursued throughout his entire lifetime.
Michael Winicott, Henry Ford: Entrepreneurship Lessons: Teachings from one of the most successful entrepreneurs in the world
Having a passionate interest in something burns our heart and ignites the fire and makes us concentrate on
what we love, curiously learn more about it and persistently follow our desires and create a productive impression out of it.
Pantea Kalhor, Rules of Change For the Better
Life is going to give you just what you put in it. Put your whole heart
in everything you do, and pray, then you can wait.
Prayer Quotes |
He (Charles Dickens) passionately sought solutions for such practical issues as public sanitation and relief of want and ignorance; he also pondered death, evil, cruelty, innocence, comfort, pleasure, happiness, and redemption.
Jane Smiley, Charles Dickens: A Life
Charles Dickens Quotes |
Let your love be your guide. Let your courage be your driver,
and let your passion be your road to enjoy
this magnificent life to the fullest.
Love Quotes |
Making sure our goals are properly aligned with our passions only makes sense.
Josh Hinds, from Are Your Dreams Aligned With Your Passions
And, like everything we do not have a passion for, it is very easy to give up when it becomes too much work. Work without passion is work rather not done.
A Story About Passion and Ideas
Passion and perseverance, it turns out, matter more than talent
or intelligence when it comes to being successful.
Linda Kaplan Thaler, Grit to Great: How Perseverance, Passion, and Pluck Take You from Ordinary to Extraordinary
If the sole reason you want to follow your passion is to become rich
and famous, then it is not about your passion but about the later two.
K. Elizabeth, Follow Your Passion
People who know what their passion is and actively engage in pursuing that passion lead more fulfilling lives.
Dennis Houchin, The Passion Principles: The Key to a More Fulfilling, More Creative Life
Top Ten Quotes |
My passions include you
because you are boo boo
Thank you for all you are
In my books you are a star.
Valentine Poems |
So try to pursue the very things that you are passionate about-
that is the difference between good and great!
Passion keeps me loving you again and again. You are the key that has unlocked my passion.
Anna Gable, Love Poems: Volume 1
Valentines Day Quotes |
All you need is passion. If you have a passion for something,
you'll create the talent.
Famous Quotes |
I have dedicated my time here on earth to finding the tools that can help
each of us experience an extraordinary quality of life.
I do believe that such a life can only be found by living one's true passion.
Tony Robbins Quotes
Avoid engaging in 'what if' thinking and lead a life where passion for
what you do is real, and where 'someday' is never thought of or spoken
about. A 'what if' life is like taking a vacation from reality where the only
activity you engage in is that of dreaming or wishing. Neither of these
activities will lead to absolutely nowhere.
Key Instructions For Life
Meanwhile the desire to express myself grew.
The few signs I used became less and less adequate, and
my failures to make myself understood were invariably followed
by outbursts of passion.
Helen Keller, The Story of My Life
Passion serves its purpose to help give a person motivation to
learn the necessary skills and overcome the hardships they're going to face.
Derek C. Doepker, Why Authors Fail
I believe that we each have a set of skills, interests, and passions
that give us clues to our true life purpose - the one that we were put here
Linda Chaousis Thurston, Beyond Positive Thoughts
You have to have a passion for your work. How can we expect
people to be passionate if you, as their coach, does not have a passion?
Byron and Catherine Pulsifer, Leadership vs Management
We can find passion in what we do but it cannot be found in what you
Work Schedule |
We are all capable if we have faith and passion.
Faith Quotes |
You cannot conquer Ireland. You cannot extinguish the Irish passion
for freedom. If our deed has not been sufficient to win freedom, then our
children will win by a better deed.
Patrick Henry Pearse, Irish Teacher
Irish Quotes and Sayings |
Mr. Kroc is one of the rare individuals who possesses both
the charisma of an extraordinary leader who is a great salesman
and the passion for detail of an able administrator.
Paul D. Paganucci, Intro to Grinding It Out: The Making of McDonald's
Ray Kroc Quotes |
Passion that is so deep within that all we need to do is
release the passion inside so that we become energized with a
newness that all will want to share in.
Marilyns CD Equals Passion |
Life starts when you find a passion and begin writing down a plan to
obtain your dreams.
Grommit Howard, Life's Toolbox: 5 Tools That Will Change Your Life
Dream Quotes |
The truth is that the people who are the most successful and focused
in their lives are generally doing something they are passionate about.
Justin Byers, Focus Forward: How to Focus Your Mind to Rid Yourself of Distractions, Maximize Your Time, and Achieve More
It is simply because changing anybody's habits is a true struggle in the
first place, even if it is something that they want to do. When you try to
do something that you are not passionate about, this makes
the process almost impossible to accomplish.
Michael Lombardi, The 5 AM Club: The Joy On The Other Side Of Morning
Passion gives us the strength to make the impossible possible.
It gives us the courage to face our worst fears. It gives us the
determination to press forward in spite of innumerable failures.
Ethan Hunter, Maya Angelou: 24 Powerful Lessons And Insights From Maya Angelou
Mother Teresa did what many successful entrepreneurs with great ideas
do - she applied her ethical principles and values to work she was
Ruma Bose, Mother Teresa, CEO: Unexpected Principles for Practical Leadership
Mother Teresa Quotes |
These are the signs of someone who lacks passion for life.
Life has become a monotonous, droning chore that they get no
joy out of any longer. Who would want to live like this day in and day out?
Tamara Rasheed, Breaking Free: Transform Your Business and Shift Your Family's Life Into Abundance
. . . by having gratitude you held the key to happiness. It's known as
the most passionate force in the universe. It's been referred to as
"the secret of life" and "the key to open all doors".
Lainey Garretson, Manifesting Abundance: The Miracle of The Law of Attraction
Live authentically and passionately - Let these things show. They can
Christian Motley, Leadership Philosophies From Unsung Leaders
A Pearl of An Idea |
Not every day will be perfect but the majority of your days should be
filled with so much passion for your work you forget it is actually work.
Sandra Leon, Supercharge Your Life: 7 Habits To Increase Your Success And Happiness
What Are Your Career Goals |
High performing people are often so passionate about what they
do that they tend to ignore the warning signs and do not realize
when they are working exceptionally long hours, taking
on exceedingly heavy work loads, and putting unreasonable pressure
on themselves - all of which make them ripe for burnout.
Pierre Thompson, My 6 Woes: What Mistakes Taught Me About Life and Leadership
Recognize This |
The only thing you have control over is your life and your choices.
Are you doing what you're passionate about?
Joe Gaebel, Bridging the Gap Between Strangers: A Guide for Creating Meaningful Relationships and Deep Connections
I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.
Quotes about Overcoming |
An athlete is a normal person with the gift of an undying passion to be the best and achieve greatness.
He (Vince Lombardi) tried to be other things - he began his career
teaching high school physics, chemistry and Latin, in addition to
coaching football and basketball - but soon found his true calling
lay in exhorting others to greatness on the football field.
Vince Lombardi Jr., The Lombardi Rules: 26 Lessons from Vince Lombardi--The World's Greatest Coach
Vince Lombardi Quotes |
Your parents were your first fans and they are probably still your
biggest supporters. Their encouragement and passion for your success
will likely be instrumental along your journey toward greatness.
Darrin Wiggins, Champion Mind Unbeatable Athlete: Think Elite, Train Elite, Be Elite
The power of persistence in one person is truly effective but when
combined with the efforts of others, the intensity of your perseverance
can become even stronger. Seek the help of those who share the same
passion or goals as you do.
Thelma Barnes, Practice Persistence: Applying Perseverance & Discipline to Achieve Your Goals
I believe that it's crazy to not even try to follow some sort of passion,
even if it's on the side, in your spare time, or only for a set period of time.
Martin Dasko, Failure To Launch No More: The Crash Course For Following Through On All Goals
People who know what their passion is and actively engage in
pursuing that passion lead more fulfilling lives.
Dennis Houchin, The Passion Principles: The Key to a More Fulfilling,
More Creative Life
Quotes about Life |
Recognizing your passions can definitely help you attain success in your
Philip Vang, Organization: 31 Steps to Organize Your Life
Money will never replace happiness. Life is too short to work at something you do not have a passion for, something that does not excite you.
Happiness is the key to success. If you are truly passionate with what
you are doing and are relentless in overcoming any obstacle that
will come your way, you will be wildly successful.
Ziad K. Abdelnour
Your passion - it will move you to accomplish this thing. It gives
you motivation, it helps focus you on your desires and goals.
You need confidence in yourself to achieve these goals and your
passion, your drive can help you achieve them.
We should not measure success by bank accounts filled with money,
but rather by moments filled with joy and gratitude. Pursuing your
passion vigorously and relentlessly will bring you those moments.
Dennis Houchin, The Passion Principles: The Key to a More Fulfilling, More Creative Life
The study of doctrine is both an intellectual and devotional discipline.
It is a passionate search
for God that should always lead the student to greater personal
transformation, obedience, and heartfelt worship.
Paul Washer, The One True God - Biblical study of the Doctrine of God
The passion for stretching yourself and sticking to it, even (or especially)
when it's not going well, is the hallmark of the growth mindset.
This is the mindset that allows people to thrive during some of the most
challenging times in their lives.
Carol S. Dweck, Mindset: The New Psychology of Success
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