Enthusiasm quotes page 2
Every memorable act in the history of the world is a triumph of enthusiasm. Nothing
was ever achieved without it because it gives any challenge or any occupation, no matter
how frightening or difficult, a new meaning. Without enthusiasm you are doomed to a life of
mediocrity but with it you can accomplish miracles.
You will do foolish things, but do them with enthusiasm.
When you are laboring for others let it be with the same zeal as if it were for yourself.
If you have zest and enthusiasm you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in
Norman Vincent Peale
When you are fearful or insecure, remind yourself that you're simply feeling what most other
people experience. You are probably doing something that is new for you or that you are
excited about. Fear is a normal feeling, and I would be more concerned if you didn't
I wept because I was re-experiencing the enthusiasm of my childhood; I was once again a
child, and nothing in the world could cause me harm.
There is an eloquence in true enthusiasm.
Edgar Allan Poe
Success is ninety-nine percent mental attitude. It calls for love, joy, optimism, confidence,
serenity, poise, faith, courage, cheerfulness, imagination, initiative, tolerance, honesty, humility,
patience and enthusiasm.
Wilferd A. Peterson
When I get people to focus on a successful scenario of their project, they usually experience
heightened enthusiasm and think of something unique and positive about it that hadn't
occured to them before. "Wouldn't it be great if..." is not a bad way to start thinking about a
situation, at least for long enough to have the option of getting an answer.
Enthusiasm for one's goal lessens the disagreeableness of working toward it.
We act though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need
to make us happy is something to be enthusiastic about.
If you approach any task without enthusiasm, the task will be laborious. With enthusiasm,
any task becomes so much easier.
If you can give your son or daughter only one gift, let it be - enthusiasm.
A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no
Mary Kay Ash
Enthusiasm is the electricity of life. How do you get it? You act enthusiastic until you make it
One of the main reasons that we lose our enthusiasm in life is because we become
ungrateful. We let what was once a miracle become common to us.
A man can succeed at almost anything for which he has unlimited enthusiasm.
Charles M. Schwab
The real secret of success is enthusiasm. Yes, more than enthusiasm, I would say
excitement. I like to see men get excited. When they get excited they make a success of
Without enthusiasm nothing great can be effected in art.
If you don't feel enthusiasm for what you are doing, then you probably should be doing
something else as enthusiasm is a key to success.
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing