Passion is our ground, our island…
I have learnt to seek intensity…more of life, a concentrated sense of life…
Nina Berberova, Russian writer
What is passion? It is surely the becoming of a person.
John Boorman, British film director
What makes the engine go? Desire, desire, desire.
Stanley Kunitz, poet
Only passions, great passions, can elevate the soul to great things.
Denis Diderot, French philosopher