> Topic Index > E - Topics > Emotion Quotes

Emotion Quotes

These are some of the best 'Emotion' quotations and sayings.

All loving emotions, like plants, shoot up most rapidly in the tempestuous atmosphere of life.

Emotion is the surest arbiter of a poetic choice, and it is the priest of all supreme unions in the mind.

Emotion turning back on itself, and not leading on to thought or action, is the element of madness.

Emotion which does not lepd to and flow out in right action is not only useless, but it weakens character, and be­comes an excuse for neglect of effort.

Emotion, whether of ridicule, anger, or sorrow, whether raised at a puppet-show, a funeral, or a battle, is your grandest of levelers. - The man who would be always superior should be always apathetic.

The taste for emotion may become a dangerous taste; we should be very cautious how we attempt to squeeze out of human life more ecstasy and paroxysm than it can well afford.