Intense Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old intense quotes, intense sayings, and intense proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Extreme law is often extreme injustice.     


Extraordinary results happen only when you give the best you have to become the best you can be at your most important work.     

Gary W. Keller

Intense feeling too often obscures the truth.     

Harry S Truman

Extreme hopes are born from extreme misery.     

Bertrand Russell

Most powerful is he who has himself in his own power.     


The most intense conflicts, if overcome, leave behind a sense of security and calm that is not easily disturbed. It is just these intense conflicts and their conflagration which are needed to produce valuable and lasting results.     

Carl Jung

Powerful indeed is the empire of habit.     

Publilius Syrus

Every intense desire is perhaps a desire to be different from what we are.     

Eric Hoffer

You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them.     

Maya Angelou

Out of intense complexities intense simplicities emerge.     

Winston Churchill

Intense, burning desire is the motivational force that enables you to overcome any obstacle and achieve almost any goal.     

Brian Tracy

Extraordinary claims demand extraordinary evidence.     

Carl Sagan

The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.     

James Allen

Intensity is the extreme application of force and strength.     

Sunday Adelaja

Extraordinary people survive under the most terrible circumstances and they become more extraordinary because of it.     

Robertson Davies

The pressures are intense, because the rewards for success and the penalty for failure are more and more.     

Alan Hansen

An intense feeling carries with it its own universe, magnificent or wretched as the case may be.     

Albert Camus