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The literature of the inner life is very largely a record of struggle with the inordinate passions of the social self. — Charles Horton Cooley
Attachment to spiritual things is.. just as much an attachment as inordinate love of anything else. — Thomas Merton
He was inordinately proud of England and he abused her incessantly. — H. G. [Herbert George] Wells
Whatever I engage in, I must push inordinately. — Andrew Carnegie
We can never really be prepared for that which is wholly new. We have to adjust ourselves, and every radical adjustment is a crisis in self-esteem: we undergo a test, we have to prove ourselves. It needs inordinate self-confidence to face drastic change without inner trembling. — Eric Hoffer
The drive to resist compulsion is more important in wild animals than sex, food, or water. He found that captive white-footed mice spent inordinate time and energy just resisting experimental manipulation. If the experimenters turned the lights up, the mouse spent his time turning them down. If the experimenter turned the lights down, the mouse turned them up. The drive for competence or to resist compulsion is a drive to avoid helplessness. — Martin E. P. Seligman
Set me free from evil passions, and heal my heart of all inordinate affections; that being inwardly cured and thoroughly cleansed, I may be made fit to love, courageous to suffer, steady to persevere. — Thomas Kempis
It must require an inordinate share of vanity and presumption, too, after enjoying so much that is good and beautiful on earth, to ask the Lord for immortality in addition to it all. — Heinrich Heine
Comparatively few people know what a million dollars actually is.
To the majority it is a gaseous concept, swelling or decreasing as the occasion suggests. In the minds of politicians, perhaps more than anywhere, the notion of a million dollars has this accordion-like ability to expand or contract; if they are disposing of it, the million is a pleasing sum, reflecting warmly upon themselves; if somebody else wants it, it becomes a figure of inordinate size, not to be compassed by the rational mind.
I am happy with what I do. I'd love to be the manager of the Atlanta Braves, but they hired somebody this week. So I'll just have to be inordinately happy with one of the best jobs on the planet.
Attachment to spiritual things is... just as much an attachment as inordinate love of anything else.
The last thing in the world I should have done was go into the theater because was inordinately shy as a young man. I couldn't open my mouth. At a party, I was the one stuck up against the wall. I was embarrassed about talking. I felt that I couldn't talk well.
I think that I'm serious, but I don't think that I'm inordinately bleak.
From a child, I had an inordinate desire for knowledge and especially music, painting, flowers, and the sciences, Algebra being one of my favorite studies.
I remember laughing an inordinate amount of time.
Setting up scenes that involve ooze coming out basements, or pigs' heads flying through windows is really fun. How could you not laugh?