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As If

“An ounce of performance is worth pounds of promise.”   Mae West “Force yourself to act enthusiastic and you’ll become enthusiastic.”   Frank Bettger There’s a world of wisdom captured in these two short sentences! So often, what keeps us from sitting … Continue reading

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With Enthusiasm!

“Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.”   Ralph Waldo Emerson “From that day on, I began to sell. The ‘Magic of Enthusiasm’ began to work for me in business, just as it had in baseball….I would not want to give … Continue reading

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Act Enthusiastic!

“Always be the most enthusiastic person in the room.” Bear Grylls, adventurist, advice from his dad “To become enthusiastic, act enthusiastic.” Frank Bettger “Absorbing or controlling possession of the mind by an interest or pursuit; passionate zeal; ardor” — what … Continue reading

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Active Readers

“There’s an old Chinese proverb that says: ‘One demonstration is worth more than a thousand words.’ A good rule, I learned, is never to say anything you can dramatize. Better yet: never dramatize anything yourself that you can get the … Continue reading

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Enthusiasm Energizes

“Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.” Ralph Waldo Emerson “From that day on, I began to sell. The ‘Magic of Enthusiasm’ began to work for me in business, just as it had in baseball….I would not want to give … Continue reading

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Speak Up!

“The best way I ever found to help someone overcome fear and rapidly develop courage and self-confidence is by speaking before groups. I discovered that when I lost my fear of speaking to audiences, I lost my fear of speaking … Continue reading

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Ardent Zeal

“Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.” Ralph Waldo Emerson “Catch on fire with enthusiasm and people will come for miles to watch you burn.” John Wesley My trusty Century Dictionary positively bubbles over when it comes to defining “enthusiasm.” … Continue reading

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