Excitement Quotes and Sayings

Here you can find the best collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous Excitement quotes and Excitement sayings, and Excitement proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

"If pleasures are greatest in anticipation, just remember that this is also true of trouble."

Elbert Hubbard

"We see the brightness of a new page where everything yet can happen."

Rainer Maria Rilke

"Looking forward to things is half the pleasure of them."

Lucy Maud Montgomery

"We usually get what we anticipate."

Claude M. Bristol

"Anticipation of pleasure is, in itself, a very considerable pleasure."

David Hume

"Anticipation forward points the view."

Robert Burns

"Don’t count your chickens before they are hatched."


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

Victor Hugo

"A connoisseur of tame excitement."

Ruth Benedict

"Follow your excitement and it will never let you down."


"There is no such joy in the tavern as upon the road thereto."

Cormac McCarthy

"Best not to anticipate too much … it jiggles the possibilities."

Donald Barthelme

"Excitement is the drunkenness of the spirits. Only calm waters reflect heaven in their bosom."

Marguerite de Valois

"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

"Over-excitement and boredom are states of mind which I equally shun."

E. V. Knox

"Think, when your castigated pulse Gies now and then a wallop, What ragings must his veins convulse, That still eternal gallop:"

Robert Burns

"Discover day-to-day excitement."

Marley Baudelaire

"This suspense is terrible. I hope it will last."

Oscar Wilde

"One feels the excitement of hearing an untold story."

John Hope Franklin

"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

"Ninety nine percent of what’s wrong with people is not enough excitement"

L. Ron Hubbard

"Without leaps of imagination, we lose the excitement of possibilities."

Gloria Steinem

"The only difference between fear and excitement is your attitude about it"


"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

"Excitement is an emotion that is very similar to joy or happiness."


"Nothing is so aggravating than calmness"

Oscar Wilde

"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

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

Christine Lahti

"The world needs actual excitement and emotion more than it needs cool people."

Amanda Palmer

"Think excitement, talk excitement, act out excitement, and you are bound to becomre an excited person. Life will take on a new zest, deeper interest and greater meaning. You can think, talk and at yourself into dullness or into monotony or into unhappiness. By the sme process you can build up inspiration, excitement and surging depth of joy."

Norman Vincent Peale

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