Famous Quotes & Quotations About Emotions:
Any emotion, if it is sincere, is involuntary.
~ Mark Twain.
Emotion turning back on itself, and not leading on to thought or action, is the element of madness.
~ John Sterling.
Feelings are much like waves, we can't stop them from coming but we can choose which one to surf.
~ Jonatan Mårtensson.
How much has to be explored and discarded before reaching the naked flesh of feeling.
~ Claude Debussy.
As none can see the wind but in its effects on the trees, neither can we see the emotions but in their effects on the face and body.
~ Nathaniel LeTonnerre.
But are not this struggle and even the mistakes one may make better, and do they not develop us more, than if we kept systematically away from emotions?
~ Vincent Van Gogh.
Let's not forget that the little emotions are the great captains of our lives and we obey them without realizing it.
~ Vincent Van Gogh, 1889.
Love isn't an emotion or an instinct - it's an art.
~ Mae West.
Men are no more immune from emotions than women; we think women are more emotional because the culture lets them give free vent to certain feelings, "feminine" ones, that is, no anger please, but it's okay to turn on the waterworks.
~ Una Stannard.
One's suffering disappears when one lets oneself go, when one yields - even to sadness.
~ Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Southern Mail, 1929, translated from French by Curtis Cate.
Sadness flowers to the next renewing joy.
~ Jareb Teague.
Sadness is almost never anything but a form of fatigue.
~ Andre Gide.
To give vent now and then to his feelings, whether of pleasure or discontent, is a great ease to a man's heart.
~ Francesco Guicciardini.
When dealing with people, remember you are not dealing with creatures of logic, but creatures of emotion.
~ Dale Carnegie.
Strength instead of being the lusty child of passions, grows by grappling with and subduing them.
~ J.M. Barrie.
The feeling is often the deeper truth, the opinion the more superficial one.
~ Augustus William Hare and Julius Charles Hare, Guesses at Truth, by Two Brothers, 1827.
The finest emotion of which we are capable is the mystic emotion.
~ Albert Einstein.
The walls we build around us to keep sadness out also keeps out the joy.
~ Jim Rohn.
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