emotions Quotes

These raids didn't usually end in violence, but people got emotional, and emotional people did stupid things.

- Aron Christensen, Whisperworld

When emotions are expressed...all systems are united and made whole. When emotions are repressed, denied, not allowed to be whatever they may be, our network pathways get blocked, stopping the flow of the vital feel-good, unifying chemicals that run both our biology and our behavior.

- Candace B. Pert, Molecules Of Emotion: The Science Behind Mind-Body Medicine

emotion is first of all and in principle an accident

- Jean-Paul Sartre, The Emotions: Outline of a Theory

Shift your attention, and your emotion shifts. Shift your emotion, and your attention shifts.

- Frederick Dodson, Parallel Universes of Self

Since emotions are merely information, there are no good or bad, right or wrong emotions.

- Marcey Shapiro, Freedom From Anxiety: A Holistic Approach to Emotional Well-Being

If you fail to know how to move with people without emotional discipline, you shall surely become the color of their emotions whenever they go beyond the boundaries of their emotions to display the real and true color of their emotions

- Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

Too many men I know experience shame because society places pressure on them to withhold emotion: emotion and sensitivity is weak. I have found the opposite is true: emotion and sensitivity is what makes us strong.

- Natalie Brenner, This Undeserved Life: Uncovering The Gifts of Grief and The Fullness of Life

Lacking a shared language, emotions are perhaps our most effective means of cross-species communication. We can share our emotions, we can understand the language of feelings, and that's why we form deep and enduring social bonds with many other beings. Emotions are the glue that binds.

- Marc Bekoff, The Emotional Lives of Animals: A Leading Scientist Explores Animal Joy, Sorrow, and Empathy - and Why They Matter

The human mind houses a rich depository of positive emotions. It also builds a penitentiary that contains cells of ugly emotions. Love and laughter are two of the most esteemed emotions. Hate and jealously are the two of the most odious emotions. Hate is the rawest of all emotions, making hatred the most difficult of all emotions to curb.

- Kilroy J. Oldster, Dead Toad Scrolls

You can deal with an emotion based on reason, but who can control an unreasonable emotion?

- Bangambiki Habyarimana, Pearls Of Eternity

You focus on telling stories,
we do everything else.