#349. N128. Lesson 08: Enthusiasm
 Napoleon Hill, Lesson 8: Enthusiasm.
Enthusiasm is faith in action. It is the intense emotion known as burning desire. It comes from within, although it radiates outwardly in the expression of one’s voice and countenance.
Control Your Enthusiasm To be enthusiastic-act enthusiastically! Enthusiasm is to progress toward success, as gasoline is to a car’s engine. It is the fuel that drives things forward. Enthusiasm stimulates your subconscious mind. By feeding your conscious mind with enthusiasm, you impress upon your subconscious that your burning desire and your plan for attaining it are certain. Enthusiasm is a state of mind. It inspires action and is the most contagious of all emotions. Enthusiasm is more powerful than logic, reason, or rhetoric in getting your ideas across and in winning over others to your viewpoint.
QUESTIONS for thinking it through:
How could this clarify my Reality?
How could this benefit if added to my Disciplines?
Who needs to hear this?
 #8, from Napoleon Hill’s 17 Principles of Personal Achievement by Napoleon Hill,
https://www.success.com/article/napoleon-hills-17-principles-of-personal-achievement, October 26, 2016.
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