Passion is too important to be without, but too fickle to be guided by. Which is why I’m more inclined to say, 'Don’t Follow Your Passion, But Always Bring it With You.'— Mike Rowe
Special Fickleness quotations
Only when human sorrows are turned into a toy with glaring colors will baby people become interested - for a while at least. The people are a very fickle baby that must have new toys every day.
God was executed by people painfully like us, in a society very similar to our own ... by a corrupt church, a timid politician, and a fickle proletariat led by professional agitators.
Life passes, riches fly away, popularity is fickle, the senses decay, the world changes. One alone is true to us; One alone can be all things to us; One alone can supply our need.
O, swear not by the moon, the fickle moon, the inconstant moon, that monthly changes in her circle orb, Lest that thy love prove likewise variable
For a change, lady luck seemed to be smiling on me.
Then again, maybe the fickle wench was just lulling me into a false sense of security while she reached for a rock.
All the ways of this world are as fickle and unstable as a sudden storm at sea.
Restlessness is a fickle catalyst; it can drive you to achieve or it can coax your demise, and sometimes the choice isn't yours
Fame is a skittish jade, more fickle even than Fortune, and apt to shy, and bolt, and plunge away on very trifling causes.
such fickle days of love when pain and ecstasy share the same hour
Young men's love then lies not truly in their hearts, but in their eyes.
If you lived with a roommate as unstable as this economic system, you would’ve moved out or demanded that your roommate get professional help.
Of mankind we may say in general they are fickle, hypocritical, and greedy of gain.
We are a puny and fickle folk. Avarice, hesitation, and following are our diseases.
Honor is unstable and seldom the same; for she feeds upon opinion, and is as fickle as her food.
Fame is a fickle food upon a shifting plate.
The inquiry constantly is what will please, not what will benefit the people.
In such a government there can be nothing but temporary expedient, fickleness, and folly.
Wretched men cringe before tyrants who have no power, the victims of their trivial hopes and fears. They do not realise that anger is hopeless, fear is pointless and desire all a delusion. He whose heart is fickle is not his own master, has thrown away his shield, deserted his post, and he forges the links of the chain that holds him.
Success is fickle, but creativity is a gift.
What is the student but a lover courting a fickle mistress who ever eludes his grasp?
I would suggest maintaining a life and a career outside the Industry.
This is a fickle business and a lousy one to make a steady living in, so it's important to have a good family, friends, job and education to fall back on.
This is a very fickle business. It's really about how much you value the other things in your life. I still value too many other things more than I do fame.
As the worlds getting filled with temptations, were getting a bit frivolous and a bit fickle.
TV is a fickle business. I'm only good for the length of my contract.
Woman is always fickle - foolish is he who trusts her.
Hollywood is fickle; your career can end pretty fast. If the acting jobs dry up, you have to have something to fall back on. In fact, that would be my advice to kids interested in acting - make sure you get an education too.
O fortune, fortune! all men call thee fickle.
With stand-up you've just got that one chance. Audiences can be quite fickle.
That "ol' black magic" is a fickle force.
The chemistry of romantic love can trigger the chemistry of sexual desire and the fuel of sexual desire can trigger the fuel of romance. This is why it is dangerous to copulate with someone with whom you don't wish to become involved. Although you intend to have casual sex, you might just fall in love.
Opinions are formed in a process of open discussion and public debate, and where no opportunity for the forming of opinions exists, there may be moods -moods of the masses and moods of individuals, the latter no less fickle and unreliable than the former -but no opinion.
Man in sooth is a marvellous, vain, fickle, and unstable subject.
A shifty, fickle object is woman, always. (Varium et mutabile semper femina.)
Who o'er the herd would wish to reign, Fantastic, fickle, fierce, and vain! Vain as the leaf upon the stream, And fickle as a changeful dream; Fantastic as a woman's mood, And fierce as Frenzy's fever'd blood. Thou many-headed monster thing, Oh who would wish to be thy king!
Love is fickle and fleeting," Tsukiko continues.
"It is rarely a solid foundation for decisions to be made upon, in any game.
For, besides what has been said, it should be borne in mind that the temper of the multitude is fickle, and that while it is easy to persuade them of a thing, it is hard to fix them in that persuasion