follow (one's) heart

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follow (one's) heart

To do what one's feelings and/or intuition indicate is right. I know I was making a lot of money at that job, but it was so unfulfilling. In the end, I had to follow my heart and pursue a career as an actor.
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follow one's heart

Fig. to act according to one's feelings; to obey one's sympathetic or compassionate inclinations. I couldn't decide what to do, so I just followed my heart. I trust that you will follow your heart in this matter.
See also: follow, heart
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When her husband suggests an open marriage, she is the first to implement the new policy, to his dismay; Caridad will ever after follow her heart, lust, and taste for adventure.
Washington, Jan 3 (ANI): Kim Kardashian has revealed that the year gone by has taught her "to always follow her heart."
But Lizzie also has the love for her father Frank - she needs some wise advice from the friends who surround the family before she can follow her heart.
"She wants to follow her heart and do what will make her happy.