Explore the value of Passion
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PASSION QUOTATIONS
20180903 monday quote
“Passion is energy. Feel the power that comes from focusing on what excites you.”

Oprah Winfrey

20151119 thursday quote
“The only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work, and the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven't found it yet, keep looking, and don't settle. As with all matters of the heart, you'll know when you find it. And like any great relationship, it just gets better and better as the years roll on. So keep looking, don't settle.”

Steve Jobs

20200227 thursday quote
“Passion is the genesis of genius.”

Anthony Robbins

20200225 tuesday quote
“If you feel like there’s something out there that you’re supposed to be doing, if you have a passion for it, then stop wishing and just do it.”

Wanda Sykes

20180906 thursday quote
“Purpose is the reason you journey. Passion is the fire that lights the way.”

Unknown

20180907 friday quote
“Those who live passionately teach us how to love. Those who love passionately teach us how to live.”

Sarah Ban Breathnach

20151118 wednesday quote
“I have no special talent. I am only passionately curious.”

Albert Einstein

20200228 friday quote
“Pursue your passion, and everything else will fall into place. This is not being romantic. This is the highest order of pragmatism.”

Gaby Giffords

20200226 wednesday quote
“Chase down your passion like it’s the last bus of the night.”

Terri Guillemets

20151117 tuesday quote
“I began to realize how important it was to be an enthusiast in life. He taught me that if you are interested in something, no matter what it is, go at it at full speed ahead. Embrace it with both arms, hug it, love it and above all become passionate about it. Lukewarm is no good. Hot is no good either. White hot and passionate is the only thing to be.”

Roald Dahl

20200224 monday quote
“Only passions, great passions, can elevate the soul to great things.”

Denis Diderot

20180907 friday quote updated
“Passion is one great force that unleashes creativity, because if you're passionate about something, then you're more willing to take risks.”

Yo-Yo Ma

Here are some stories about everyday heroes who show 'passion'.
PASSION
My Music I started out playing a recorder in elementary, wanting to learn how to read and play music. The only thing was, I was far behind the class, so I couldn't read or playing the notes in order to make a sound. Over and over again, I tried my very best to understand and learn how to play the recorder. After time...
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PASSION
Steve J He was an adopted child. He dropped out of college. He was fired from the company he himself created. Yet, he kept doing work that he was passionate about. Not one bit concerned about the happenings around him. It was because of his passion that he created great products for Apple and today his company is the...
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PASSION
No Ida I think that it is amazing how just having a good attitude can cheer up millions of people's days. There is a story where a young girl helps a woman with her groceries. In return the woman, who has just lost her husband, passes on a good dead to another person. On and on it goes. Finally, the full circle comes...
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Where did your values come from?

We've all had people in our lives who have made a positive impact on us. A parent or grandparent, a sibling who was there for us, or maybe even just a guy who shines shoes for a living? Whoever they are, tell us their story so they can inspire us even more.

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ACHIEVEMENT
AMBITION
APPRECIATING NATURE
APPRECIATION
BEING THERE
BELIEVE
BELIEVE IN YOURSELF
BRAVERY
CARING
CHANGE
CHARACTER
CHARITY
CHEER
CIVILITY
CLASS AND GRACE
COMMITMENT
COMMON GROUND
COMMUNITY
COMPASSION
COMPLIMENTS
COMPROMISE
CONFIDENCE
CONNECTION
COURAGE
COURTESY
CREATIVITY
DEDICATION
DETERMINATION
DEVOTION
DO THY BEST
DO YOUR PART
DREAM
DRIVE
EDUCATION
EMPATHY
ENCOURAGEMENT
EQUALITY
EXCELLENCE
FAMILY
FITNESS
FORESIGHT
FORGIVENESS
FRIENDSHIP
GENEROSITY
GET ALONG
GET OUTSIDE
GIVING BACK
GOOD EXAMPLES
GOOD MANNERS
GOODNESS
GRATITUDE
GREAT MUSIC
GRIT
HARD WORK
HEALTH
HELPING OTHERS
HONESTY
HONOR
HOPE
HUMILITY
HUMOR
IMAGINE
INCLUDING OTHERS
INCLUSION
INGENUITY
INNOVATION
INSPIRATION
INTEGRITY
JOY
JUSTICE
KINDNESS
LAUGHTER
LEADERSHIP
LEARNING
LISTENING
LITERACY
LIVE LIFE
LIVE YOUR DREAMS
LOVE
LOYALTY
MAKING A DIFFERENCE
MENTORING
MINDFULNESS
MOTIVATION
OPPORTUNITY
OPTIMISM
OUR BEAUTIFUL WORLD
OVERCOMING
PARENTING
PASSION
PATIENCE
PEACE
PERSEVERANCE
PERSISTENCE
PIONEERING
PLEASE AND THANK YOU
PRACTICE
PREPARATION
PULL TOGETHER
PURPOSE
REACHING OUT
RESILIENCY
RESPECT
RESPONSIBILITY
RIGHT CHOICES
RISING ABOVE
SACRIFICE
SECOND CHANCES
SELF-CARE
SERVICE
SHARING
SMILE
SOUL
SPORTSMANSHIP
SPREAD YOUR WINGS
STEWARDSHIP
STRENGTH
TEACHING BY EXAMPLE
TEAMWORK
THANK YOU
TRUE BEAUTY
TRUE CHAMPION
TRUST
UNITY
VISION
VOLUNTEERING
WISDOM
WONDER
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Your Comments
Anderson from Colatina, ES - Brasil FEBRUARY 13, 2013
How good to be in love, love, that all people do the right things without caring about the opinions of others.

Md Arif Ali from Kuwait JANUARY 27, 2012
It is the soul's duty to be loyal to its own desires. It must abandon itself to its master passion. Dame Rebecca West English Author, Journalist, Literary Critic And Travel Writer (1892-1983);