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.

  • Bayard Taylor
    Bayard Taylor
    American poet, travel author, and diplomat 1825-1878
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    An enthusiastic desire of visiting the Old World haunted me from early childhood. I cherished a presentiment, amounting almost to belief, that I should one day behold the scenes, among which my fancy had so long wandered.
  • Arthur Hiller
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    Anyway, he and I worked on the script together, and I must say he was a joy to work with. Very enthusiastic.
  • Buckminster Fuller
    Buckminster Fuller
    American architect, systems theorist, author, designer, and inventor 1895-1983
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    Are you spontaneously enthusiastic about everyone having everything you can have?
    Source: Critical Path (1981)
  • Norman Vincent Peale
    Norman Vincent Peale
    American minister and author 1898-1993
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    Be interesting, be enthusiastic... and don't talk to much.
  • Cass Sunstein
    Cass Sunstein
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    Bottom 10 Percent progressives are not enthusiastic about concentrations of wealth. But that's not what keeps them up at night. Their focus is on deprivation and lack of opportunity. They're motivated by empathy for people who are suffering, rather than outrage over unjustified wealth.
  • Bob Beauprez
    Bob Beauprez
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    Education is a shared commitment between dedicated teachers, motivated students and enthusiastic parents with high expectations.
  • Bo Bennett
    Bo Bennett
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    Enthusiasm is not the same as just being excited. One gets excited about going on a roller coaster. One becomes enthusiastic about creating and building a roller coaster.
  • 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.
  • In 1970, Dean Robert Ebert offered me the Chair of Pathology at Harvard Medical School. I moved to Harvard because I missed the university environment and, more particularly, the stimulating interaction with the eager, enthusiastic, and unprejudiced young minds of the students and fellows.
  • No virtue is safe that is not enthusiastic.
  • Barbara Cooney
    Barbara Cooney
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    She was an enthusiastic painter of oils and watercolors. She was also very generous. I could mess with her paints and brushes all I wanted. On one condition: that I kept my brushes clean. The only art lesson my mother gave me was how to wash my brushes.
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