Passion’s Pursuit

img_5190-1

“That we pursue something passionately does not always mean that we really want it or have a special aptitude for it.  Often, the thing we pursue most passionately is but a substitute for the one thing we really want and cannot have.  It is usually safe to predict that the fulfilment of an aggressively cherished desire is not likely to still our nagging anxiety.

“In every passionate pursuit, the pursuit counts more than the object pursued.”

-Eric Hoffer

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s