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Very Half

There's a very passionate pro-chewing movement on the Internet called Chewdiasm. They say that we should be chewing 50 to 100 times per mouthful, which is insane. I tried that. It takes like a day and a half to eat a sandwich. But their basic idea is right. If you chew, you'll eat slower and you will get more nutrients.

- A. J. Jacobs

Going Stories

I don't want to do stories that don't have a heart. I'm just not going to be satisfied with stories where I can't be passionate about the subject, where I can't make a difference.

- Aaron Huey

Hours Almost

Once I came to acting, it was almost a thing where there weren't enough hours in the day to work on stuff because I was so passionate about it.

- Aaron Tveit


I'm very passionate.

- Abbie Cornish

I Think Very

I think India is very passionate about films. It's almost a second religion back home. Due to that, I think film stars are - are really held in great esteem. Not that we're complaining, but I think with that comes a lot of responsibility.

- Abhishek Bachchan

Difficult About

I find it difficult to turn down an entrepreneur who's both passionate and knowledgeable about their space.

- Adam Draper

Existence About

People wanted Bitcoin to live so much, they basically willed it back into existence. That showed me how passionate this community was about it.

- Adam Draper

Back Through

We don't need mandatory, non-sectarian prayers read over the loudspeaker to 'put God back in schools.' God never left the schools. God is still at work through the hundreds of thousands of gifted teachers and administrators, committed parents, and passionate volunteers who seek to help give our children 'a future with hope.'

- Adam Hamilton

Through Spent

People are drawn to preaching that is passionate and offered with conviction. Passion comes when the preacher has spent significant time with the text, and when God has spoken through the text in a way that addresses the preacher's life first.

- Adam Hamilton

Business About

To be the best CEO you can be, you have to be passionate about the business you're running. And I have true passion for the financial markets and the financial industry.

- Adena Friedman

I Think Wear

I do wear a lot of hats, and sometimes people get confused with all that I do, but one thing that I am extraordinarily passionate about is furthering women's rights. I think it's something that's incredibly important, not just for girls everywhere but also boys to get involved in.

- Adora Svitak

Like Films

I like to work with people who want to make films because they are passionate about films and not because they want to sell films and make money. I am not for people who get the most saleable actor and then the most saleable director and sell the film.

- Ajith Kumar

I Care About

I'm passionate about the issues that I care about, and I'm a really good listener.

- Alan Lowenthal

Song New

Unless I really loved it and felt really passionate about it, I would just kind of abort the song and start a new one.

- Alanis Morissette

Always Very

Classical music is something that we're very passionate about, but we always thought it was presented in a stuffy way.

- Aleksey Igudesman

Very Standard

I feel very passionate about maintaining the same level of standard and respect for the food as an Iron Chef myself.

- Alex Guarnaschelli

Going Engaged

Being excitable and passionate is what makes you look good because if you're engaged in what's going on, you radiate youth.

- Alexa Chung

Always Been

My parents know how passionate I've always been about acting. I convinced them this was something that I was going to put my heart and soul into.

- Alexander Ludwig

Strong Several

When I first read 'Outlander' a few years ago, I was shocked to find that Jamie was the complete package: incredibly smart, incredibly witty, strong but emotionally vulnerable, passionate to a fault - and, well, the Scottish accent doesn't hurt! I actually stopped reading at several points to swoon over something he said... he's really that good.

- Alexandra Bracken

Doing Very

I feel like it's very important to connect with the people who are passionate about what I'm doing.

- Alexandra Daddario

Reach Lives

When it comes to music, something I'm passionate about, and knowing the reach and the power and how it transforms, it saves lives. Music does.

- Ali Shaheed Muhammad

Work Give

Whatever you do, do with determination. You have one life to live; do your work with passion and give your best. Whether you want to be a chef, doctor, actor, or a mother, be passionate to get the best result.

- Alia Bhatt

Feel Another

Once people see this 'Unplugged,' I just want them to feel the spontaneity, to feel passionate... I want you to see another side of me, that's free, and feel where my head is, where whatever happens, happens. I want you to feel inspired.

- Alicia Keys

Myself Find

I find myself to be truly primal and passionate. Everything I do comes from a primal place.

- Alicia Keys

Before Another

I was 16 before I met another passionate collector. One summer, I visited England; a new friend took me calling on his dotty, brilliant old aunt. She occupied a quaint house in Kent. Its walls were lined with glass-fronted cases full of what? Ancient shoe buckles.

- Allan Gurganus

Love Career

My mother was a stay-at-home mom until I was about 11, when she got a job - and it was like a light came on inside her. It's not wrong to be passionate about your career. When you love what you do, you bring that stimulation back to your family.

- Allison Pearson


'The 100' has such ferociously passionate fans.

- Alycia Debnam-Carey


People are so passionate... Now that I have discovered Twitter, it's become so fun that people are really into this 'Clexa' thing, and there's such a great response to their relationship.

- Alycia Debnam-Carey

Thought Shared

I hadn't thought about that before, this passionate following, with fan fiction and artwork. At first it felt like an invasion of privacy, but then I realized it's nice that the character can be shared.

- Alycia Debnam-Carey

Cases Most

I want to work on cases that I feel the most passionate about.

- Amal Clooney

Love Own

I love people who have goals. Somebody who's passionate about life and does their own thing.

- Amanda Bynes

Movie Films

For myself, I would rather take less roles and be working on films that I'm passionate about, that are going to challenge me and that I'm going to be growing from. I don't ever want to take a movie just for the sake of working.

- Amanda Crew

Doing Next

When I look for the next project, it's always about, 'Is it going to push me out of my comfort zone? Am I doing something different? Am I working with people who are passionate about what they're doing?' At the end of the day, if I'm going to be bored on set, then I'm not gonna be happy.

- Amanda Crew

Rather Movie

Everyone has different goals. For myself, I would rather take less roles and be working on films that I'm passionate about, that are going to challenge me, and that I'm going to be growing from. I don't ever want to take a movie just for the sake of working.

- Amanda Crew

TV About

I'm passionate about women's issues, and there are no outlets for that on TV, so I wanted to create one.

- Amanda de Cadenet

Voice Very

I feel like my convictions and my passions come from my very personal experience and the life that I've led. I feel the very naturally tendency to stand up for and use my voice for the things that I know about and the things that I feel passionate about.

- America Ferrera

Always Been

I always wanted to have my own boutiques. I'm so passionate about clothing and always have been so business-minded.

- Amy Childs

Always About

I have so many moments. I am extremely passionate about life and at the same time, I'm always depressed, so everything's always happening at the same time for me. It's the best day and the worst day too.

- Amy Ray

Young Country

I'm passionate about mobilizing young Latinos to get to the polls, so I'm involved with Voto Latino. Latinos are a vital but underrepresented force in this country.

- Ana Ortiz

Handbags Attend

When I was a young boy, growing up in Durham, North Carolina, the women in my family were truly passionate about their clothes; nothing was more beautiful to me than women dressing with the utmost, meticulous attention to accessories, shoes, handbags, hats, coats, dresses and gloves to attend Sunday church services.

- Andre Leon Talley

Reason Subtlety

Naturally, women are drawn to a man who understands the subtlety of emotions, and they know I'm a passionate man. But the reason I try to keep myself in shape is so I can sing better, not to look good.

- Andrea Bocelli

Pretty About

In secondary school I was floating - I wasn't passionate about anything. I did a little sport, but it was pretty joyless because the competitiveness was too much to bear.

- Andrew Garfield

Tell Needed

You know when you hear a lyric and you can tell that the person means it? That is really hard; that is so much harder than it seems: to find the topics that you're passionate about and have it come across as like, 'Yeah, that guy needed to sing that song.'

- Andy Grammer

Very Use

I do my own stunts; that's something I'm very passionate about. I spent a lot of time on boats as a kid, so it's just nice to be able to put that into use in the job that I do.

- Aneurin Barnard

Going Spend

If you're going to spend two years of your life on something, it has to matter to you; you have to be passionate about it.

- Angelina Jolie

Purpose About

I choose to fill my days with what I'm passionate about, and live with purpose.

- Ann Curry

About Topics

I'm probably not as good in the topics that I'm less passionate about than the ones I spend all my time on.

- Ann Makosinski

My Life Issue

I'm passionate about people. I've spent my life in advocacy. People matter - whether or not we agree on the issue, people matter.

- Ann Marie Buerkle

However Joe

I attribute the black tones in my films to Stephen King, Tim Burton, Joe Hill and Richard Matheson. However, most of my writing is influenced by mental health. I'm incredibly passionate about shedding light on the stigmas associated with mental illnesses.

- Anna Akana

Play Own

There are two types of conductors. One is the good conductor who can do passionate music but also listen to the singers and do the orchestra. And then there are great conductors, who have their own opinion on the music, who are ruling everything - and not listening much to the singers, but the orchestra play amazingly.

- Anna Netrebko

Doing Very

My parents were passionate about what they did, very cheap, and very focused on doing good in society.

- Anne Wojcicki

Fact Stories

I know stories of Pac, but I was really, really young when he passed. The fact that he was such a thespian, and so passionate about his craft, was shocking to me in a way.

- Annie Ilonzeh

Always Natural

I am a communicator; that seems to be my natural place. And I'll always be passionate about the world, because it's so bonkers.

- Annie Lennox

Doing Unless

I have a great belief in not doing anything unless I'm passionate about it.

- Anthony Horowitz

Yes Movie

I can't just say yes to a movie. I have to be really passionate about it.

- Anya Taylor-Joy

Been Very

I'm not going to do anything crazy, but I want to do music that I'm passionate about. I'm finally at an age where I can do the music that I grew up loving, which was urban pop, '90s music. I grew up listening to the divas, so I'm very happy to finally do urban pop. I hope that it's received well, and it has been so far.

- Ariana Grande


The scientist and the artist are both passionate about their exploration. What leads to my work is that I'm equally an artist and an engineer.

- Arthur Ganson

Happy Will

It's hard to be good at anything. If you're passionate, the chances are that you will find a job that will make you happy.

- Arthur Rankin, Jr.

Always About

I was always passionate about acting.

- Ashish Sharma

Doing About

I want people to see a real person on the ice. I want to seem tangible, hard-working, passionate about my skating, not just going out and doing something I've rehearsed a million times.

- Ashley Wagner

Week Always

I was passionate about reading from an early age, and I would always be carrying a different book each week.

- Ashwin Sanghi

Always About

Ideas are cheap. Always be passionate about ideas and communicating those ideas and discoveries to others in the things you make.

- Charles Eames

Dancing Always

I've always loved dancing. As soon as there is good music, I've got to get up and dance. I was passionate about ballet as a little girl.

- Cherie Lunghi

Mind Desire

I have no particular reader in mind, but a passionate desire to tell an honest, moving story.

- Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

Politics About

What I'm passionate about is History, and politics interest me only insofar as it is the cross-section of History in the present.

- Chris Marker

Mother Woman

My mother was a passionate, complicated, sometimes fierce woman.

- Christina Baker Kline

Very I Care

I'm very passionate, and I care about the people that are around me.

- Christina Milian

Career About

There are a lot of options when it comes between music and acting. For me, because I'm so passionate about my music career, you have to be extremely passionate when you have opportunities like films and real money actually coming to you compared to with music.

- Christina Milian

Other Feels

The only way to conduct an effective collaboration is to debate the things upon which you disagree. If one doesn't manage to bring the other around to his point of view, then whichever collaborator feels the most passionate about the thing being debated ought to get his way.

- Christopher Golden

Singing Crap

I'm a guy who's passionate about singing, but I can't sing for crap.

- Christopher Mintz-Plasse

Think I Think

I think if people are passionate about something, it could be real estate or biochemistry, and that spark gets turned on in them, everyone's beautiful in that zone.

- Cindy Crawford

About Genuinely

If you do something that you're not genuinely passionate about, it is a little soul-crushing. Just not worth it.

- Claire Danes

Strong Maintain

Startup culture fosters laughter, debate, and a passionate, non-politically-correct focus on getting things done. And this startup of culture is something entrepreneurs struggle to maintain as the business grows. To ensure this environment continues, create a strong foundation and ensure everyone is on board.

- Clay Clark

White Scarlet

A tiny radish of passionate scarlet, tipped modestly in white.

- Clementine Paddleford

Want Always

You always want to be part of something you're so passionate about.

- Colin Morgan

Love Flies

For myself, personally, I am never really aware of timing or anything because I am passionate about what I do, so I have found that if you really love what you do, then time flies.

- Colm Wilkinson

Control Like

It's not like I let people do things for me, so I guess you can call me a control freak, or you can call me passionate.

- Courteney Cox

Love Making

Besides my love for horses and cars, I am passionate about making the cheapest vaccines in the world. I started making life-saving drugs when I was 22.

- Cyrus S. Poonawalla

She Feminine

She was deeply passionate about the sacred feminine.

- Dan Brown

Work Other

When you spend seven years of your life working on something that you're really passionate about, and other people end up loving it, too, that just makes all of the work worthwhile.

- Danielle Fishel

Still Reasons

I loved painting and drawing for many reasons. One of them was that all it really required was me, a pencil and a pad. It was something I was passionate about, and still am.

- Danny Huston


We have the character of an island nation: independent, forthright, passionate in defence of our sovereignty. We can no more change this British sensibility than we can drain the English Channel. And because of this sensibility, we come to the European Union with a frame of mind that is more practical than emotional.

- David Cameron

Employees Hire

Hire passionate employees.

- David Filo

My Own Very

I'm obviously very involved with my own charity and foundation that I work with. Obviously, I'm very passionate about that.

- David Nail

Terrifying Took

I wrestled with my Catholicism for a long time. It took a long time to escape. It began with a sense that it was repressive, stern, judgmental. It was passionate, but it was terrifying. There were individual priests and nuns who were helpful, but the religion was cold.

- David Rabe

Education Am

I am a passionate traveler, and from the time I was a child, travel formed me as much as my formal education.

- David Rockefeller

City Doing

Detroit is a great deli city. If only GM could learn from what the delis in Detroit are doing! The best rye bread anywhere - double-baked, crispy, warm rye that they serve their sandwiches with - and great corned beef. It's a passionate deli town.

- David Sax

About Figured

I wanted to find something I was passionate about, something with the possibility of upward movement, and I wanted freedom. I need to be outside living life, not stuck in an office. I figured I could either be out selling condos in Miami, or I could move to L.A. and chase after that elusive actor's job.

- Dawn Olivieri

New Contest

I don't know if I'm so much fueled by trying to one-up myself so much as passionate about coming up with new and greater challenges. I don't see it as a contest, but as a natural progression.

- Dean Karnazes

About Part

Breast cancer, whether I like it or not, is part of my family's story. That's why I am so passionate about raising awareness, because I have seen firsthand how it can impact others.

- DeAngelo Williams

Very Projects

I never take on anything that is just for the money or just for, you know. I always have to connect with it in a very personal way because I believe the audience will sense whether I'm into it or not, so I don't take on projects that I'm not really passionate about.

- Deborah Cox

Want Idea

When you're passionate about something, you want it to be all it can be. But in the endgame of life, I fundamentally believe the key to happiness is letting go of that idea of perfection.

- Debra Messing

Next Set

I am looking for unknowns who are passionate and mission-based. But I don't try to tout the next great thing I want to get in front of, because I don't set that course. The entrepreneurs do that.

- Jim Goetz

Love I Think

You know, I think I'm more of a micro-person, so to me, the context and the framework of trying to do what you love and feel passionate about, in supporting your family in that way, is the most important thing to me.

- Joan Cusack

I Think Anybody

I think anybody over 30 plays parents because it happens in your thirties and so that's kind of a natural progression. But I'm definitely drawn to it. It's probably the most intense, passionate thing that happens to you as you get older.

- Jodie Foster

Doing Other

In school, you get a limited view of the world. Start working. Find your passion. Take your time doing that. Once you've found what you're passionate about, then lock down. Even if you want to start a business, it's helpful to work, see how other businesses are run.

- Joe Mansueto

Sports Evolved

I never really was that passionate about playing sports. But when I was at this Mt. Herman school, I did have the ability to throw the frisbee. So when this sport evolved, it was fun because I was good at it.

- Joel Silver

Learned Which

I learned more complex ways to manipulate the manipulators, to bring attention to issues about which I felt passionate.

- Joey Skaggs

Will Year

I'm really passionate about pantomime because it is often the first introduction for a child to theatre, and if that child has a great experience at a pantomime they will continue to come year after year.

- John Barrowman

Fact Wired

The truth is, truly passionate media creators don't get into the media business to make huge gains from spectacular unicorn exits. When it happens, we certainly all cheer (and perhaps secretly hope it happens to us). But the fact is, we make media because we don't know what else to do with ourselves. It's how we're wired, so to speak.

- John Battelle