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Obsession Quotes


"Any obsession is dangerous." - Christina Ricci

"Determination could easily become obsession." - N.K. Jemisin

"You're an obsession..." - Sylvia Day

"Without obsession, life is nothing." - John Waters

"another word for talent is obsession." - Marion Dane Bauer

"Success in life is about obsession" - Massimo Bottura

"Obsession is beautiful. It's what makes art." - Joss Whedon

"My New Obsession... is YOUR DESTRUCTION!!" - Mickie James

"Obsession is a young man's game." - Michael Caine

"Obsession is a young man's game." - Michael Caine

"Obsession is love in an extreme shape." - Wladimir Klitschko

"Never love for me, only obsession." - Carrie Fisher

"The judges' obsession with smut is astounding." - Phyllis Schlafly

"Dancing is my obsession. My life." - Mikhail Baryshnikov

"Cure for an obsession: get another one." - Mason Cooley

"The microscopic world became my obsession." - Willard Wigan

"Somewhere between obsession and compulsion is impulse." - Alexander Pushkin

"Women have this obsession with shoes." - Alexandra Paul

"I think life's an irrational obsession." - Sean Penn

"The obsession with running is really an obsession with the potential for more and more life." - George A Sheehan

"Writing is not hard work, it is simply an obsession ..." - Hallie Burnett

"We're consumers. We are by-products of a lifestyle obsession..." - Brad Pitt

"In our culture, security has become an obsession." - Benjamin Carson

"These landscapes of water and reflection have become an obsession." - Claude Monet

"Searching for a lost city is a particularly European obsession." - Tahir Shah

"I will be my undoing If I become my obsession." - Veronica Roth

"You're a human, you should understand self-obsession." - Markus Zusak

"You're a human, you should understand self-obsession." - Markus Zusak

"The form is always the measure of the obsession." - Alberto Giacometti

"Photography my passion, the search for truth, my obsession." - Alfred Stieglitz

"A public outcry usually masks a private obsession." - Eric Schlosser

"An artist without obsession isn't worth a damn!" - Michael Ventura

"The element of obsession is terribly important for an artist." - Michael Ventura

"Obsession makes my life bad and my work good." - Ronnie Apteker

"H2O: two parts Heart and one part Obsession." - Anonymous

"I do go through periods of obsession with certain records." - Britt Daniel

"I think that America has an obsession with history, really." - Jj Feild

"Determination becomes obsession and then it becomes all that matters." - Jeremy Irvine

"Obsession is the wellspring of genius and madness." - Michel De Montaigne

"I have an obsession with details and pattern." - Alice Temperley

"I have this obsession with really cool, old books." - Constance Zimmer

"An obsession is where something will not leave your mind." - Eric Clapton

"I only have one obsession - not to be boring." - Michel Hazanavicius

"To be the object of someone's obsession is horrible." - Tippi Hedren

"The trade of authorship is a violent, and indestructible obsession." - George Sand

"Jodi Arias had a deadly obsession with Travis Alexander." - Jane Velezmitchell

"I like sweaters. I have a sweater obsession, I guess." - Drake

"I have a kind of unhealthy obsession with movies." - Kevin Wilson

"I happen to have an obsession with Korean food." - Nina Garcia

"My only regret is the media's obsession with the past." - Ken Livingstone

"There's a lot of obsession about people's personal ambitions." - Jeb Bush

"Color is my day-long obsession, joy and torment." - Claude Monet

"Obsession with self is the motif of our time." - Charles Krauthammer

"A cultural fixation on female thinness is not an obsession about female beauty but an obsession about female obedience." - Naomi Wolf

"Objects always meet your obsession. Once you have an obsession, you step on it at every corner." - Sophie Calle

"The obsession was so real and so prolonged. Sleeping was kind of like taking breaks from continuing the obsession." - Jimenez Lai

"My most favorite entrance music of all time it's that, "You're my obsession, you're my obsession" song." - Joseph Bruce

"There are a number of things that set Southern artists apart from anyone else. Their obsession with place and their obsession with family." - Sally Mann

"Someone with an obsession for arranging things in alphabetical order was an abcedist, whereas someone with an obsession for arranging them in reverse alphabetical order was a zyxedist." - Walter Moers

"Don't start a company unless it's an obsession and something you love. If you have an exit strategy, it's not an obsession." - Mark Cuban

"Responding to climate change will become the obsession of the next decade in much the same way terrorism was this decade's obsession." - Paul Saffo

"I don't know if this is a good thing to say, but the musical obsession has almost shifted to a creative obsession now." - Erol Alkan

"Obsession is a negative word, I do not think that obsession can bring positive things. Not only in tennis but, I mean in any situation of life." - Novak Djokovic

"My wife thinks I have an obsession with social class. So I guess I have an obsession with social class. It probably stems from feeling like an outcast." - James Gray

"The trouble with gardening is that is does not remain an avocation. It becomes an obsession." - Phyllis Mcginley

"A man with an obsession is a man who has very little sales resistance." - C S Lewis

"Most inner-oriented artists share a common characteristic, a certain quality of obsession." - Kenneth Coutts-Smith

"We have been a little insane about the truth. We have had an obsession." - Wallace Stevens

"I can't go long without you either, Eva. You're an obsession..." - Sylvia Day

"The obsession with moderation is the spirit of castrated narrow-mindedness." - Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel

"I never lose an opportunity to speak about my obsession: humankind and the environment." - Yann Arthus-Bertrand

"Dear, I can't write, it's all a fantasy: a kind of circling obsession." - Philip Larkin

"An obsession with control generally seems to reflect a fear of uncertainty." - Henry Mintzberg

"You don't change the world out of obligation, but you will out of glorious obsession." - Brian Houston

"A great artist has a unique vision...obsession. They are someone willing to fail flamboyantly." - Jerry Saltz

"The obsession with economic profit and technical efficiency puts the human rhythms of life at risk." - Pope Francis

"All good research-whether for science or for a book-is a form of obsession." - Mary Roach

"This obsession with dignity can ruin your life if you let it." - Mary Ann Shaffer

"don't let jesus in. AA is just one obsession replaced with another" - Irvine Welsh

"Addiction is a relationship, a pathological relationship in which... obsession replaces people." - Patrick Carnes

"The happiest people I know are those who have an obsession to the obedience of God." - David Jeremiah

"I think the obsession with wanting to change yourself is crazy over the top." - Downtown Julie Brown

"Alcohol is an allergy of the body and an obsession of the mind." - Rita Mae Brown

"In America sex is an obsession. In Europe it's a fact of life." - Rita Mae Brown

"There is a point at which curiosity becomes unbearable, when it becomes an obsession, like hunger." - Mary Roberts Rinehart

"Until your mission is an obsession, nothing will change in your life." - Robin S. Sharma

"I'm fond of observing how obsession is the most durable form of intellectual capital." - Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick

"Man's obsession to add to his wealth and honor is the chief source of his misery." - Maimonides

"For a writer, obsession is a good substitute for self-discipline." - Vikram Seth

"Photography has freed the plastic arts from their obsession with likeness." - Andre Bazin

"Obsession and repetition in the process of making things is one constant element in my work." - Sandy Skoglund

"Reformers who are obsessed with purity and cannot see that their obsession is impure." - E M Forster

"When you fall in love with golf, you seldom fall easy. It's obsession at first sight." - Thomas Boswell

"I think that an obsession with art history gave rise to the work." - Kehinde Wiley

"I have this obsession with the '80s because I missed all of it." - Regina Spektor

"I have an obsession with just watching people and what they're into." - Zendaya

"Each obsession is a knot in your being. Once it is opened, great energy is released" - Rajneesh

"Until our mission becomes our obsession, we'll be chained to the realm of average." - Robin S. Sharma

"Inclusiveness isn't what I want to push back against. The obsession with facts is." - John D'Agata

"You can't put passion and obsession into someone's employment contract - either you are or you aren't." - Ronnie Apteker

"All things - great, small, good, bad, friend, enemy-should be a lesson, not an obsession." - Eugene J. Martin

"A passion, an obsession, a romance, a nice acquaintanceship with trees, sand, and water." - Bob Ryan

"The obsession with instant gratification blinds us from our long-term potential." - Mike Dooley

"To do anything to a high level it has to be total obsession." - Conor Mcgregor

"The trouble with gardening is that it does not remain an avocation. It becomes an obsession." - Phyllis Mcginley

"The time has come to challenge our obsession with doing everything more quickly." - Carl Honore

"In an age of multiple and massive innovations, obsolescence becomes the major obsession." - Marshall Mcluhan

"Given Loughner's obsession with meaninglessness and language, maybe Foucault & Derrida deserve some fault here, too." - Walter Kirn

"A civilization begins to decline the moment Life becomes its sole obsession." - Emile M Cioran

"Rather than the obsession with impurity, you'd do better to fear the nostalgia for purity." - Georges Bernanos

"We can't win against obsession. They care, we don't. They win." - Douglas Adams

"I think you have a passion and an obsession for something when it's not necessarily ubiquitous." - J J Abrams

"Obsession is a young man's game, and my only excuse is that I never grew old." - Michael Caine

"I knew what love was supposed to be: obsession with undertones of nausea." - Margaret Atwood

"Of all human weakness obsession is the most dangerous. And the silliest." - Woody Allen

"In its haste to bolster nationalism, in its obsession with security, Europe is losing its soul." - Tariq Ramadan

"I never lose an opportunity to speak about my obsession: humankind and the environment." - Yann Arthusbertrand

"In the U.K., there is a sort of obsession with class." - Laura Carmichael

"Under popular culture's obsession with a naive inclusion, everything is O.K." - Stanley Crouch

"In America, sex is an obsession, in other parts of the world it's a fact." - Marlene Dietrich

"I had an obsession that I was male characters from movies." - Illeana Douglas

"The painter's obsession with his subject is all that he needs to drive him to work." - Lucian Freud

"I have an obsession with books about kids with Asperger's syndrome." - Donald Glover

"Sex. In America an obsession. In other parts of the world a fact." - Marlene Dietrich

"I have an obsession for quality. I work for my guests, not to obtain Michelin stars." - Alain Ducasse

"There's an unhealthy obsession in America with royalty and the class system." - Kit Harington

"Fame has become this obsession for people, which kind of creeps me out." - Zoe Kravitz

"I've had a lifelong obsession with urban legends and American folklore." - Eric Kripke

"I'm very obsessed with 'The Real Housewives' franchise. It's a bad obsession." - Vanessa Marano

"With today's mass media obsession, it's good to be able to raise awareness about our environment." - Robin Mcleavy

"There are very few movies in English about romantic obsession told with a seriousness of purpose." - James Gray

"I have an obsession with hot sauce. I love Cholula. I put Cholula on everything." - Becky G

"Zero-sum thinking is an obsession of mine, but mostly in economics." - P. J. O'Rourke

"To succeed, work hard, never give up and above all cherish a magnificent obsession." - Walt Disney

"The work is a calling. It demands that type of obsession." - John Pomfret

"I don't think I have an obsession, however I do eat chocolate every day." - Eric Ripert

"You cannot intellectualize yourself out of obsession. You cannot cure yourself of it." - Nicolas Roeg

"I need my natural laziness to be counteracted by obsession in order to do anything." - Vikram Seth

"I think all males from Detroit have an obsession with cars." - Dax Shepard

"I read in order to write. I read out of obsession with writing." - Cynthia Ozick

"Probably I chose immortality because mortality is a universal human obsession." - Joan D Vinge

"I make music and I can't stop. It's a compulsion and an obsession and a curse." - Juliana Hatfield

"I think the obsession with wanting to change yourself is crazy over the top." - Julie Brown

"I have an obsession with Milk Duds. Eating them tastes like heaven." - Olivia Holt

"Zero-sum thinking is an obsession of mine, but mostly in economics." - P J Orourke

"A culture fixated on female thinness is not an obsession about female beauty, but an obsession about female obedience. Dieting is the most potent political sedative in women's history; a quietly mad population is a tractable one." - Naomi Wolf

"A culture fixated on female thinness is not an obsession about female beauty, but an obsession about female obedience. Dieting is the most potent political sedative in women's history; a quietly mad population is a tractable one." - Naomi Wolf

"Positive obsession is about not being able to stop just because you're afraid and full of doubts. Positive obsession is dangerous. It's about not being able to stop at all." - Octavia Butler

"If you pay attention to when you are hungry, what your body wants, what you are eating, when you've had enough, you end the obsession because obsession and awareness cannot coexist." - Geneen Roth

"I think there has always been an obsession with youth and beauty. What's missing is the equal obsession with respect for...older people...and their wisdom and knowledge and courage." - Julie Christie



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