An emotion is a feeling that gives you joy, love, fear, fury, or hatred.
Our emotions make us human.
Best Emotion Quotes
We are sometimes stirred by emotion and take it for zeal. ~ Thomas A. Kempis.
Your emotions make you human. Even the unpleasant ones have a purpose. Don’t lock them away. If you ignore them, they just get louder and angrier. ~ Sabaa Tahir.
I don’t want to be at the mercy of my emotions. I want to use them, to enjoy them, and to dominate them. ~ Oscar Wilde.
Emotions have no place in business, unless you do business with them. ~ Friedrich Durrenmatt.
People think love is an emotion. Love is good sense. ~ Ken Kesey.
Cherish your own emotions and never undervalue them. ~ Robert Henri.
My live performance, it just comes from feeling an energy and emotion from the crowd. ~ Wiz Khalifa.
Patriotism is not a short and frenzied outburst of emotion but the tranquil and steady dedication of a lifetime. ~ Adlai Stevenson.
A man is not as much as he feels he is but as much as he feels. ~ Jean Toomer.
The sign of intelligent people is their ability to control emotions by the application of reason. ~ Marya Mannes.
When dealing with people, remember you are not dealing with creatures of logic, but creatures of emotion. ~ Dale Carnegie.
Your emotions are the slaves to your thoughts, and you are the slave to your emotions. ~ Elizabeth Gilbert.
Never speak out of anger, Never act out of fear, Never choose from impatience, But wait… and peace will appear. ~ Guy Finley.
We cannot selectively numb emotions, when we numb the painful emotions, we also numb the positive emotions. ~ Brene Brown.
Emotion always has its roots in the unconscious and manifests itself in the body. ~ Irene Claremont.
Poetry is the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings: it takes its origin from emotion recollected in tranquility. ~ William Wordsworth.
Famous Emotion Quotes
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.
The heart has its reasons, which reason does not know…All our reasoning ends in surrender to feeling. ~ Blaise Pascal.
It is as healthy to enjoy sentiment as to enjoy jam. ~ Gilbert K. Chesterton.
A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art. ~ Paul Cezzane.
Feelings are much like waves, we can’t stop them from coming but we can choose which one to surf. ~ Jonatan Martensson.
The true meaning of religion is thus, not simply morality, but morality touched by emotion. ~ Matthew Arnold.
There can be no transforming of darkness into light and of apathy into movement without emotion. ~ Carl Gustav Jung.
Our emotions are only incidents in the effort to keep day and night together. ~ T.S. Eliot.
The young man who has not wept is savage, and the old man who will not laugh is a fool. ~ George Santayana.
The biggest emotion in creation is the bridge to optimism. ~ Brian may.
I have learned now that while those who speak about one’s miseries usually hurt, those who keep silence hurt more. ~ C.S. Lewis.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent. ~ Eleanor Roosevelt.
Tears are the blood of emotion. ~ Bea N. Abbling.
Once the last trace of emotion has been eradicated, nothing remains of thought but absolute tautology. ~ Theodor Wiesengrund Adorno.
One ought to hold on to one’s heart; for if one lets it go, one soon loses control of the head too. ~ Friedrich Nietzsche.
Popular Emotion Quotes
Life’s most underrated emotion is self-pity. ~ Lionel Shriver.
My emotion is real, and my everyday life is filled with the same feeling. ~ Sister Rosetta Tharpe.
To my mind, having a care and concern for others is the highest of the human qualities. ~ Fred Hollows.
The world is a tragedy to those who feel, but a comedy to those who think. ~ Horace Walpole.
Cooking is creating emotion. ~ Joel Robuchon.
My Mom and Dad always told me to not act on emotion, act on what is real. When you’re mad don’t do something wrong because you’re mad. ~ Mookie Betts.
That’s the amazing thing about music: there’s a song for every emotion. Can you imagine a world with no music? It would suck. ~ Harry Styles.
I grew up in a house of no love or emotion – it kind of sticks with you. ~ Billy Corgan.
Jewelry is something that has to do with emotion. That aspect of jewelry really interests me. ~ Ann Demeulemeester.
Emotion is the chief source of all becoming conscious. There can be no transformation of darkness into light…without emotion. ~ Carl Jung.
Opera is the ultimate art form. It has singing and music and drama and dance and emotion and story. ~ Diane Paulus.
Emotions have taught mankind to reason. ~ Marquis De Vauvenargues.
The finest emotion of which we are capable is the mystic emotion. ~ Albert Einstein.
Men decide many more problems by…emotion than by reason. ~ Marcus Tulius Cicero.
It’s a lot easier to be angry at someone than it is to tell them you’re hurt. ~ Tom Gates.
The advantage of the emotions is that they lead us astray. ~ Oscar Wilde.
Shame is the most powerful, master emotion. It’s the fear that we’re not good enough. ~ Brene Brown.
Each of us really understands in others only those feelings he is capable of producing himself. ~ Andre Gide.
Emotion turning back on itself, and not leading on to thought or action, is the element of madness. ~ John Sterling.
Top Emotion Quotes
I dress how I feel. I just go off emotion. I can’t prepare my outfit a day before. Everything I wear is spontaneous. ~ Asap Rocky.
To think with the heart is to think in living terms. ~ Jean Gebser.
Without the emotion of the beautiful, the sublime, the mysterious, there is no art, no religion, no literature. ~ John Burroughs.
My duty is to try to reach beauty. Cinema is emotion. When you laugh you cry. ~ Roberto Benigni.
You cannot know what you cannot feel. ~ Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley.
Whatever we plant in our subconscious mind and nourish with repetition and emotion will one day become a reality. ~ Earl nightingale.
Music is the shorthand of emotion.~ Leo Tolstoy.
The emotion that can break your heart is sometimes the very one that heals it… ~ Nicholas Sparks.
Unexpressed emotions will never die. They are buried alive and will come forth later in uglier ways. ~ Sigmund Freud.
I want to show I can control my emotion and aggression and stay calm. ~ Aleksandar Mitrovic.
Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words. ~ Robert Frost.
Our emotions are the driving powers of our lives. ~ Earl Riney.
One thing you can’t hide – is when you’re crippled inside. ~ John Lennon.
We know too much and feel too little. At least, we feel too little of those creative emotions from which a good life springs. ~ Bertrand Russell.
Emotion is the surest arbiter of a poetic choice, and it is the priest of all supreme unions in the mind. ~ Max Eastman.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge. ~ Plato.
Never trust anyone who wants what you’ve got. Friend or no, envy is an overwhelming emotion. ~ Eubie Blake.
People hate those who make them feel their own inferiority. ~ Lord Chesterfield.
Too much emotion is like none at all. ~ Du Mu.
Emotions have taught mankind to reason. ~ Vauvenargues.
Feelings are, as we all know, at the heart of emotion. ~ Peter Goldie.
Where the heart lies, let the brain lie also. ~ Robert Browning.
Instead of resisting any emotion, the best way to dispel it is to enter it fully, embrace it and see through your resistance. ~ Deepak Chopra.
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart. ~ Helen Keller.
Just like children, emotions heal when they are heard and validated. ~ Jill Bolte Taylor.
Regret is the worst human emotion. If you took another road, you might have fallen off a cliff. I’m content. ~ William Shatner.
One can never repeat exactly the same emotion. ~ Oscar Wilde.
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.
Swift instincts leaps; slow reason feebly climbs. ~ Edward Young.
To be a character who feels a deep emotion, one must go into the memory’s vault and mix in a sad memory from one’s own life. ~ Albert Finney.
So these were the 78 quotes about Emotions.