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Enthusiasm Quotes

The ambitious will always be first in the crowd; he presseth forward, he looketh not behind him. More anguish is it to his mind to see one before him, than joy to leave thousands at a distance.

Author: Akhenaton

Profession: Egyptian King, Monotheist

Enthusiasms, like stimulants, are often affected by people with small mental ballast.

Author: Minna Antrim (1861)

Profession: American Epigrammist

Charisma is the transference of enthusiasm.

Author: Ralph Archbold

Profession: American Speaker, Entertainer, Performer, ''Portrays Ben Franklin''

The worst bankruptcy in the world is the person who has lost his enthusiasm.

Author: H. W. Arnold

Profession:

Fires can't be made with dead embers, nor can enthusiasm be stirred by spiritless men. Enthusiasm in our daily work lightens effort and turns even labor into pleasant tasks.

Author: James Baldwin (1924-1987)

Profession: American Author

Enthusiasm moves the world.

Author: Arthur James Balfour (1848-1930)

Profession: British Conservative Politician, Prime Minister

If you can give your son or daughter only one gift, let it be enthusiasm.

Author: Bruce Barton (1886-1967)

Profession: American Author, Advertising Executive

In things pertaining to enthusiasm, no man is sane who does not know how to be insane on proper occasions.

Author: Henry Ward Beecher (1813-1887)

Profession: American Preacher, Orator, Writer

Enthusiasm. A distemper of youth, curable by small doses of repentance in connection with outward applications of experience.

Author: Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914)

Profession: American Author, Editor, Journalist, "The Devil's Dictionary"

Enthusiasm is the inspiration of everything great. Without it no man is to be feared, and with it none despised.

Author: Christian Nevell Bovee (1820-1904)

Profession: American Author, Lawyer

The prudent person may direct a state, but it is the enthusiast who regenerates or ruins it.

Author: Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton (1803-1873)

Profession: British Novelist, Poet

Enthusiasm is the genius of sincerity and truth accomplishes no victories without it.

Author: Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton (1803-1873)

Profession: British Novelist, Poet

One man has enthusiasm for 30 minutes, another for 30 days, but it is the man who has it for 30 years who makes a success of his life.

Author: Edward B. Butler

Profession:

The condition of the most passionate enthusiast is to be preferred over the individual who, because of the fear of making a mistake, won't in the end affirm or deny anything.

Author: Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881)

Profession: Scottish Philosopher, Author

If you want to be enthusiastic, act enthusiastic.

Author: Dale Carnegie (1888-1955)

Profession: American Author, Trainer