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    My mom passed on her obsession of all things antique or vintage. I love to go thrift store shopping or explore any sort of garage sale. Treasure hunting is a family passion.
    — Zoey Deutch
    tags: passion 
     
    I have lots of passions - gardens, art, music and reading. I have eclectic taste and read a huge variety of books.
    — Zoe Wanamaker
    tags: music  reading  book  read  passion  garden 
     
    I've always been a writer, and in high school, I was the editor of my school newspaper and I got a writing scholarship. It's always been a passion of mine.
    — Zoe Lister-Jones
    tags: school  writing  passion 
     
    Conceit and arrogance are acquired states of mind. Conquer acquired states of mind, and basic sanity can unfold. Passion and willfulness are part of false consciousness; erase false consciousness, and true consciousness will appear.
    — Zicheng Hong
    tags: true  arrogance  mind  passion 
     
    True men" ... are strong willed, have dignity in their demeanor, serenity in their expression. They are cool like autumn, warm like spring. Their passions arise like the four seasons, in harmony with the ten thousand creatures, and no one knows their limits.
    — Zhuangzi
    I have a really strong passion for what I do. I don't see myself doing anything else.
    — Zendaya
    tags: strong  passion 
     
    Why cannot we correct the baneful passions, without weakening the good?
    — Zebulon Pike
    tags: passion 
     
    I am full of fire and passion. I am not ready yet for great concentration and passion.
    — Zane Grey
    tags: fire  passion 
     
    You have to have passion for anything you do. Whether it's sports, whether it's music, whether you want to be Mother Theresa, you have to have passion for what it is you do, or what's the point in getting up in the morning and getting out of bed?
    — Zakk Wylde
    tags: music  passion  mother 
     
    Any guy that's not working with the same amount of intensity and passion that I do, I don't want to know.
    — Zakk Wylde
    tags: passion 
     
    If you have passion for what you want to do and that's what you want to do, you've just got to bust your balls and go for it if you want to play music.
    — Zakk Wylde
    tags: music  passion 
     
    You have to have passion for what you're doing.
    — Zakk Wylde
    tags: passion 
     
    Believe in your passions and act on them.
    — Zainab Salbi
    tags: believe  passion 
     
    Anyone can like their job... To love your job is not enough, you must give your passion to your job.
    — Zahi Hawass
    tags: job  passion 
     
    My passion is acting, and has always been. It's what brought me to this point of being able to diversify and do other things, and I hope it's something I'll continue to have a passion for.
    — Zachary Quinto
    tags: hope  passion 
     
    As far as being an actor is concerned, you have to have passion. If you're not bringing the passion of the character into the room with you, you might as well not come into the room at all.
    — Zachary Levi
    tags: character  passion 
     
    Nerd. One whose unbridled passion for something defines who they are as a person, without fear of other people's judgment.
    — Zachary Levi
    tags: fear  people  passion 
     
    To do panels where you get to interact with your fans, in a really intimate, awesome way, and to let them ask all of the questions, is fun to me and it shows them that you care about their opinions, their thoughts, and their passion for your project.
    — Zachary Levi
    I wouldn't say music is my passion, or my calling, or anything like that. I mean, I don't really believe in that kind of stuff. Life is a series of chance happenings, so I just fell into it.
    — Zachary Cole Smith
    tags: chance  believe  music  passion 
     
    Gascoigne, Ben Jonson, Greville, Raleigh, Donne,Poets who wrote great poems, one by one,And spaced by many years, each line an actThrough which few labor, which no men retract.This passion is the scholar's heritage
    — Yvor Winters
    tags: men  poem  passion  year 
     
    The passion to condense from book to bookUnbroken wisdom in a single look,Though we know well that when this fix the head,The mind's immortal, but the man is dead.
    — Yvor Winters
    tags: men  immortal  wisdom  mind  book  passion 
     
    The secret to happiness is to be working at your passion. If you want to be miserable, lead a desperate life like everybody else where they drag their asses to work everyday because they hate their job.
    — Yvon Chouinard
    tags: happiness  secret  work  hate  job  passion 
     
    Is climbing, as a passion and as a sport, better off now than it was in the past? We can do harder climbs now in faster times - techniques are more refined and equipement more sophisticated - but are we really any better off?
    — Yvon Chouinard
    tags: time  passion 
     
    Suddenly the full long wail of a ship's horn surged through the open window and flooded the dim room-a cry of boundless, dark, demanding grief; pitch-black and glabrous as a whale's back and burdened with all the passions of the tides, the memory of voyages beyond counting, the joys, the humiliations: the sea was screaming.
    — Yukio Mishima
    tags: joy  memory  dark  passion 
     
    I guess now music is so saturated and so microwaved. It's, like, 15 minutes in the microwave and boom, you've got something. Nobody's putting passion or any thought behind it anymore.
    — Young Jeezy
    tags: thoughts  music  passion 
     
    To have world peace, we all have to have a healthy understanding of what is necessary to bring World Peace. It's not something that will be dropped on our laps. We have to work for it. Until we get World Peace, I think my strongest passion stays in the effort to get it.
    — Yoko Ono
    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
    tags: risk  passion  creativity 
     
    I realized late in life that my twin passions are music and people.
    — Yo-Yo Ma
    tags: people  music  passion 
     
    When I was 12 or 13, I started to watch films and understand more about the craft and that helped me to develop. But it also felt like a game, because it was fun. I mean, all of us do it when we're kids to a degree - play acting. But then I came to realise that it's a lovely way to express yourself. So, my passion for it developed as I got older.
    — Yasmin Paige
    tags: fun  craft  film  passion  kids  games 
     
    When I was 12, I did my first sort of speaking role. But I wouldn't say I had a passion for it from the start. It developed as I started to become a bit more mature.
    — Yasmin Paige
    tags: passion 
     
    I've been able to make some wonderful films, but sometimes you make films with great passion - great belief - and these films slightly don't work at the box office, and they become your favorite films.
    — Yash Chopra
    tags: belief  work  film  passion 
     
    Films have been my only passion in life. I have always been proud of making films and will continue taking pride in all my films. I have never made a movie I have not believed in. However, though I love all my films, one tends to get attached to films that do well. But I do not have any regrets about making films that did not really do well at the box office.
    — Yash Chopra
    tags: regret  movie  film  passion  pride 
     
    All you need is passion. If you have a passion for something, you'll create the talent.
    — Yanni
    tags: talent  passion 
     
    We're all capable if we have faith and passion.
    — Yanni
    tags: faith  passion 
     
    Someone who wants to attain enlightenment must be brave. He must rush into the crowd of enemies with a dagger. In the practice of Zen, enemies are our delusive thoughts and passions.
    — Yamada Koun
    Men of all social stations live together: they are equal in their desires, yet vary in their methods; they are equal in their passions, yet different in their intelligence; that is their nature-given vitality.
    — Xunzi
    tags: desires  men  live  passion 
     
    Surely to root politics out of art is a highly necessary undertaking: for the freedom of art, like that of science, depends entirely upon its objectivity and non-practical, non-partisan passion.
    — Wyndham Lewis
    With passions stilled and one's nature firm, all destinies are in harmony; When the full moon of contemplation is reached you will be pure.
    — Wu Cheng'en
    tags: nature  moon  passion 
     
    We [Americans] have a great ardor for gain; but we have a deep passion for the rights of man.
    — Woodrow Wilson
    tags: men  right  passion 
     
    America is not a mere body of traders; it is a body of free men. Our greatness is built upon our freedom - is moral, not material. We have a great ardor for gain; but we have a deep passion for the rights of man.
    — Woodrow Wilson
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