Quotes: enthusiastic

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  • Mary McCarthy
    Mary McCarthy
    American author 1912-1989
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    A society person who is enthusiastic about modern painting or Truman Capote is already half a traitor to his class. It is middle-class people who, quite mistakenly, imagine that a lively pursuit of the latest in reading and painting will advance their status in the world.
  • Dale Carnegie
    Dale Carnegie
    American writer and lecturer 1888-1955
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    Act enthusiastic and you will be enthusiastic.

  • Norman Vincent Peale
    Norman Vincent Peale
    American minister and author 1898-1993
    Norman Vincent Peale
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    Be interesting, be enthusiastic... and don't talk to much.
  • Claude Lévi-Strauss
    Claude Lévi-Strauss
    French antropologist 1908-2009
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    Enthusiastic partisans of the idea of progress are in danger of failing to recognize... the immense riches accumulated by the human race. By underrating the achievements of the past, they devalue all those which still remain to be accomplished.
  • Denis Waitley
    Denis Waitley
    American motivational speaker, writer and consultant 1933-
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    Get excited and enthusiastic about you own dream. This excitement is like a forest fire - you can smell it, taste it, and see it from a mile away.
  • Dale Carnegie
    Dale Carnegie
    American writer and lecturer 1888-1955
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    If you want to be enthusiastic, act enthusiastic.
  • No virtue is safe that is not enthusiastic.
  • Daniel J. Boorstin
    Daniel J. Boorstin
    American historian 1914-
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    The American experience stirred mankind from discovery to exploration. From the cautious quest for what they knew (or thought they knew) was out there, into an enthusiastic reaching to the unknown. These are two substantially different kinds of human enterprise.
  • W. S. Gilbert
    W. S. Gilbert
    British Librettist 1836-1911
    W. S. Gilbert
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    The idiot who praises, with enthusiastic tone, All centuries but this, and every country but his own.
  • Benjamin Disraeli
    Benjamin Disraeli
    English statesman and writer 1804-1881
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    The people of England are the most enthusiastic in the world.
  • Karl Marx
    Karl Marx
    German economist and statephilospher 1818-1883
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    The Tories in England had long imagined that they were enthusiastic about the monarchy, the church and beauties of the old English Constitution, until the day of danger wrung from them the confession that they are enthusiastic only about rent.
  • Mary Elizabeth Braddon
    Mary Elizabeth Braddon
    English novelist 1835-1915
    Mary Elizabeth Braddon
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    There can be no reconciliation where there is no open warfare. There must be a battle, a brave boisterous battle, with pennants waving and cannon roaring, before there can be peaceful treaties and enthusiastic shaking of hands.
  • Charles Kingsley
    Charles Kingsley
    British writer 1819-1875
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    We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us really happy is something to be enthusiastic about.
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