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Enjoyment Quotes

If you always do what interests you, at least one person is pleased.

Author: Katharine Hepburn (1907)

Profession: American Actress, Writer

No man can succeed in a line of endeavor which he does not like.

Author: Napoleon Hill (1883-1970)

Profession: American Speaker, Motivational Writer, ''Think and Grow Rich''

Everyone enjoys doing the kind of work for which he is best suited.

Author: Napoleon Hill (1883-1970)

Profession: American Speaker, Motivational Writer, ''Think and Grow Rich''

As you walk down the fairway of life you must smell the roses, for you only get to play one round.

Author: Ben Hogan (1912)

Profession: American Golfer

To really enjoy the better things in life, one must first have experienced the things they are better than.

Author: Oscar Homoka


You've got to love what you're doing. If you love it, you can overcome any handicap or the soreness or all the aches and pains, and continue to play for a long, long time.

Author: Gordie Howe (1928)

Profession: Canadian Hockey Player

True enjoyment comes from activity of the mind and exercise of the body; the two are ever united.

Author: Karl Wilhelm Von Humboldt (1767-1835)

Profession: German Statesman, Philologist

Just play. Have fun. Enjoy the game.

Author: Michael Jordan (1963)

Profession: American Basketball Player, Actor

Don't complain because you don't have. Enjoy what you've got.

Author: H. Stanley Judd

Profession: American Author

I always remember that I have everything I need to enjoy my here and now, unless I am letting my consciousness be dominated by demands and expectations based on the dead past or the imagined future.

Author: Ken Keyes Jr. (1921-1995)

Profession: American Author

Listen to the cry of a woman in labor at the hour of giving birth --look at the dying man's struggle at his last extremity, and then tell me whether something that begins and ends thus could be intended for enjoyment.

Author: Soren Kierkegaard (1813-1855)

Profession: Danish Philosopher, Writer

Your chances of success are directly proportional to the degree of pleasure you desire from what you do. If you are in a job you hate, face the fact squarely and get out.

Author: Michael Korda (1919)

Profession: American publisher

Don't set compensation as a goal. Find work you like, and the compensation will follow.

Author: Harding Lawrence


What we call creative work, ought not to be called work at all, because it isn't. I imagine that Thomas Edison never did a day's work in his last fifty years.

Author: Stephen B. Leacock (1869-1944)

Profession: Canadian Humorist, Economist

The ultimate goal of a more effective and efficient life is to provide you with enough time to enjoy some of it.

Author: Michael LeBoeuf

Profession: American Researcher, Consultant, Author