On Enthusiasm

“Apathy can be overcome by enthusiasm, and enthusiasm can only be aroused by two things: first, an ideal, which takes the imagination by storm, and second, a definite intelligible plan for carrying that ideal into practice."

Arnold J. Toynbee, world historian and author of A Study of History, the longest written work in the English language

Hat tip to “Alexander the"Chief Happiness Officer" at Happy at Work":http://positivesharing.com/2006/10/quote-93/ for the quote.

Published: October 23, 2006 Last updated: October 23, 2006

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