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Religion must completely encircle the spirit of ethical man like his element, and this luminous chaos of divine thoughts and feelings is called enthusiasm.
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
There's a great enthusiasm for good country music all over the world.
I'm not really looking for theater work. But if somebody approaches me with enthusiasm, I might respond.
Nothing is so contagious as enthusiasm.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Years may wrinkle the skin, but to give up enthusiasm wrinkles the soul. Worry, fear, self-distrust bows the heart and turns the spirit back to dust.
Just after I entered my teens I suddenly entertained an insatiable enthusiasm for the delightful habit of criticizing others.
True enthusiasm is a fine feeling whose flash I admire where-ever I see it.
I consider my ability to arouse enthusiasm among men the greatest asset I possess. The way to develop the best that is in a man is by appreciation and encouragement.
He was so excited. He cut out pictures of these landscapes and neighborhoods and kind of really tried to give you a feel of the movie. It was kind of cute but at the same time it really showed his enthusiasm for it.
It has been said that people never do evil with more enthusiasm than when they do it in the name of God.
The professional world was much more unpleasant than I thought. I was always wishing I could get back that enthusiasm I had when I was doing shows at college.
Francis Ford Coppola
If you have enthusiasm, you have a very dynamic, effective companion to travel with you on the road to Somewhere.
It is not easy to find something that will intrigue and bind your interest and enthusiasm. This you must seek for yourself.
What I worry about is that people are losing confidence, losing energy, losing enthusiasm, and there's a real opportunity to get them into work.
I think we may be seeing the beginnings of a resurgence of civic-mindedness in this country. Hopefully the younger generations, which came out in record numbers during the last presidential election, will pass their enthusiasm on to their children.
Sandra Day O'Connor
My belief is that what comes across on the television is a capture of my enthusiasm and my passion for wildlife.
Common sense is compelled to make its way without the enthusiasm of anyone.
E. W. Howe
The crucial question one comes back to is the examination; without that experience is meaningless. And I think it's true that society is becoming more and more passive, less and less fired up with enthusiasm, in many spheres.
Brazil has rediscovered itself, and this rediscovery is being expressed in its people's enthusiasm and their desire to mobilize to face the huge problems that lie ahead of us.
Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva
The boredom occasioned by too much restraint is always preferable to that produced by an uncontrolled enthusiasm for a pointless variety.
Nothing right can be accomplished in art without enthusiasm.
Accordingly the Northern races of Europe found their inspiration in the Bible; and the enthusiasm for it has not yet quite faded away.
I'll keep on acting 'til they wipe the drool. I like the business. I like to do different parts and diverse characters. I haven't lost my enthusiasm yet!
I must have good genes from my parents because I feel no slowdown of energy, enthusiasm or even memory.
Jeff Smith was the Julia Child of my generation. When his television show, 'The Frugal Gourmet,' made its debut on PBS in the 1980s, it conveyed such genuine enthusiasm for cooking that I was moved for the first time to slap down cold cash for a collection of recipes.
What I bring to the table is a huge enthusiasm and love for this stuff.
I have always tried to live my life with enthusiasm and pleasure.
My style of playing is more enthusiasm and instinct than skill.
'Dog Days' was recorded with pens and the wall, and half a stolen drum kit that was out of tune, in what was basically a cupboard. The only instrument I could really play was my voice, so we just layered everything a hundred times. It was enthusiasm over skill.
Enthusiasm for a cause sometimes warps judgment.
William Howard Taft
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