Are you passionate for something? That something, for which you can wake up at 2am in the midnight, leave your favourite movie in the middle, miss a trip with friends, or even yarn a lie. Well, take a bow. You are one among those special creatures who know a good reason to exist on this planet and have the potential to contribute to this world in a positive way. Does it sound exaggeration? Nevertheless, you just need to believe it. Countless examples dot in the history where people have gathered unending glory just by doing what they love and doing it at their best.
As such, great people have admitted this power of passion and have put-ahead few words that are soul-stirring and highly motivating. Here is an attempt to compile a list of best quotes I found on the magical web of networks – Internet — and are my personal favourites too.J Do take a look and soak in inspiration!
My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor and some style.
By Maya Angelou – A noted poet, memoirist and a civil right activist who produced seven autobiographies, three essay books and innumerable plays, movies, television shows spanning over 50 years – famed one being I know why the caged bird sings.
Without passion, you don’t have energy and without energy you have nothing.
By Donald Trump – An American businessman, television celebrity and 45th President of United States.
Success comes to those who dedicate everything to passion in their life.
By A.R. Rahman–An Indian music composer or the Mozart of Madras who won two Academy awards, two Grammy awards, a Golden Globe, four National Film Awards, and last but not the least the Padma Bhushan, the third highest civilian award in India.
Passion is thegenesis of genius.
By Anthony Robins–A businessman cum author who pen down several self-help books and has been on the Forbes list of “Celebrity 100.”
Don’t ask yourself what the world needs; ask yourself what makes you come alive. And then go and do that. Because what he world needs is people who have come alive.
By Howard Thurman –A key member of civil rights activities who also played the role of mentor to Martin Luther King, Jr.
One person with passion is better than forty people merely interested.
By E. M. Forster – A celebrity English novelist who was also nominated for Nobel Prize in Literature.
You cannot fake passion.
By Barbara Corcoran– A multifaceted person with numerous skills at her disposal including writing, speaking, and consultation. She particularly achieved celebrity status from the role of “Shark” investor on ABC’s Shark Tank.
The two most important days of your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.
By Mark Twain – A famous American writer, publisher, lecturer and entrepreneur.
If there is no passion in your life, then have you really lived? Find your passion, whatever it may be. Become it, and let it become you and you will find great things happen FOR you, TO you and BECAUSE of you.
By T. Alan Armstrong – A renowned author
Don’t these quotes magically inspire you? To me, it surely had a great effect. Interestingly, I have also noted down few of them in my personal dairy, to read upon whenever I feel low. Writing the quotes you love in your own hand-writing gives some unknown pleasure. Let me know whatyoudid with these quotes and how you felt reading them. Did it leave any impact on you? Do write me.