49 Excitement Quotes

  • Excitement is a crossroad which runs in all directions. No man lacks personality; he just never connected with you at the intersection. – Criss Jami

 

  • Excitement, then, is a defense against anxiety, a transformation of anxiety into something more bearable, a melodrama. – Robert Stoller

 

  • The desire for excitement is very deep-seated in human beings. – Bertrand Russell

 

  • 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. – Denis Waitley

 

  • Enthusiasm is excitement with inspiration, motivation, and a pinch of creativity. – Bo Bennett

 

  • The only difference between fear and excitement is your attitude about it. – Unknown

 

  • It is the unknown that excites the ardor of scholars, who, in the known alone, would shrivel up with boredom. – Wallace Stevens

 

  • Best not to anticipate too much … it jiggles the possibilities. – Donald Barthelme

 

  • We usually get what we anticipate. – Claude M. Bristol

 

  • A connoisseur of tame excitement. – Ruth Benedict

 

  • Discover day-to-day excitement. – Marley Baudelaire

 

  • Over-excitement and boredom are states of mind which I equally shun. – E. V. Knox

 

  • One feels the excitement of hearing an untold story. – John Hope Franklin

 

  • Without leaps of imagination, we lose the excitement of possibilities. – Gloria Steinem

 

  • Anticipation of pleasure is, in itself, a very considerable pleasure. – David Hume

 

  • If pleasures are greatest in anticipation, just remember that this is also true of trouble. – Elbert Hubbard

 

  • Looking forward to things is half the pleasure of them. – Lucy Maud Montgomery

 

  • The language of excitement is at best picturesque merely. You must be calm before you can utter oracles. – Henry David Thoreau

 

  • At the end, excitement maintained its hysteria. – Jerry Coleman

 

  • Fear is excitement without breath. – Robert Heller

 

  • It is of eloquence as of a flame; it requires matter to feed it, and motion to excite it; and it brightens as it burns. – Publius Cornelius Tacitus

 

  • To look back all the time is boring. Excitement lies in tomorrow. – Natalia Makarova

 

  • Excitement must lead to immediate action or you will lose the power of momentum. More dreams die because we fail to seize the moment. Do it now!. – Tony Robbins

 

  • This suspense is terrible. I hope it will last. – Oscar Wilde

 

  • Excitement is the drunkenness of the spirits. Only calm waters reflect heaven in their bosom. – Marguerite de Valois

 

  • There is no such joy in the tavern as upon the road thereto. – Cormac Mccarthy

 

  • Nothing is so good as it seems beforehand. – George Eliot

 

  • Not a visible enthusiasm but a hidden one, an excitement burning with a cold flame. – Patrick Suskind

 

  • Think, when your castigated pulse Gies now and then a wallop, What ragings must his veins convulse, That still eternal gallop:. – Robert Burns

 

 

  • Excitement is an emotion that is very similar to joy or happiness. – Unknown

 

  • The human mind is capable of excitement without the application of gross and violent stimulants; and he must have a very faint perception of its beauty and dignity who does not know this. – William Wordsworth

 

  • 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 their lives. – Walter Chrysler

 

  • Human nature, if it healthy, demands excitement; and if it does not obtain its thrilling excitement in the right way, it will seek it in the wrong. God never makes bloodless stoics; He makes no passionless saints. – Oswald Chambers

 

  • An intense anticipation itself transforms possibility into reality; our desires being often but precursors of the things which we are capable of performing. – Samuel Smiles

 

  • The key that unlocks energy is desire. It’s also the key to a long and interesting life. If we expect to create any drive, any real force within ourselves, we have to get excited. – Earl Nightingale

 

  • The world needs actual excitement and emotion more than it needs cool people. – Amanda Palmer

 

  • Faith is an excitement and an enthusiasm: it is a condition of intellectual magnificence to which we must cling as to a treasure, and not squander on our way through life in the small coin of empty words, or in exact and priggish argument. – George Sand

 

  • I feel sorry for the person who can’t get genuinely excited about his work. Not only will he never be satisfied, but he will never achieve anything worthwhile. – Walter Chrysler

 

  • After doing so many different roles, if you don’t stretch yourself, there’s no excitement left. – Christine Lahti

 

  • Ninety nine percent of what’s wrong with people is not enough excitement. – L. Ron Hubbard

 

  • Excitement is not enjoyment: in calmness lies true pleasure. The most precious wines are sipped, not bolted at a swallow. – Victor Hugo

 

  • Don’t count your chickens before they are hatched. – Aesop

 

  • Follow your excitement and it will never let you down. – Unknown

excitement quotes

  • We see the brightness of a new page where everything yet can happen. – Rainer Maria Rilke

 

  • Nothing is so aggravating than calmness. – Oscar Wilde

 

  • I feel the need to endanger myself every so often. – Tim Daly