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Quotes of eager

  1. In all the great periods of the drama perfect freedom of choice and subject, perfect freedom of individual treatment, and an audience eager to give itself to sympathetic listening, even if instruction be involved, have brought the great results. – George P. Baker
  2. Most of us are about as eager to be changed as we were to be born, and go through our changes in a similar state of shock. – James A. Baldwin
  3. I was young and so eager to make some money as well as get exposed and show my talent. – Young Buck
  4. It's a wonderful thing to see a segment of our population that is open and eager to learn more about Chinese culture. It has filtered into the mainstream. You see credit -card ads on TV with white couples and Chinese babies. – Iris Chang
  5. Moving between the legs of tables and of chairs, rising or falling, grasping at kisses and toys, advancing boldly, sudden to take alarm, retreating to the corner of arm and knee, eager to be reassured, taking pleasure in the fragrant brilliance of the Christmas tree. – Frank Howard Clark
  6. The reason there's so much ignorance is that those who have it are so eager to share it. – Frank Howard Clark
  7. Just over 800 people were gathered around the cooking stage, all eager to learn about my five -minute flavor cooking. The demonstration had to be done right then and there, in front of everyone. – Rocco DiSpirito
  8. Americans have always been eager for travel, that being how they got to the New World in the first place. – Otto Friedrich
  9. I've never understood why artists, who so often condescend to the cliches of their own culture, are so eager to embrace the cliches of cultures they know nothing about. – Brad Holland
  10. The kind of people I look for to fill top management spots are the eager beavers, the mavericks. These are the guys who try to do more than they're expected to do- they always reach. – Lee Iacocca
  11. The province was surrounded by powerful tribes of Indians who watched the white settlers with an eager hostility, and seized every occasion to molest them by secret inroad, and often by open assault. – John P. Kennedy
  12. I realize we're not promised tomorrow. Believe me, I realize that. But if God blesses me and lets me stay, I love my life so much, it is such a good life. I am eager to throw myself at His feet, but I don't want to get on the first busload that is going. – Barbara Mandrell
  13. I'm not eager to jump into marriage again. I'm in the corner right now, wearing my dunce cap. That area is obviously a nightmare. – Lisa Marie Presley
  14. If we become increasingly humble about how little we know, we may be more eager to search. – John Templeton

Usage examples for eager

  1. I went to her and began to circumlocute, thinking she listened- she had the same eager look. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  2. He did look eager – Prudence of the Parsonage by Ethel Hueston
  3. " I must confess to being eager to go," was the reply. – Middy and Ensign by G. Manville Fenn
  4. Helen's voice was eager – The Road to Understanding by Eleanor H. Porter
  5. The path of his desire lay open before him; the opportunity was not to be missed; he grew eager – Gulmore, The Boss by Frank Harris
  6. Stop, eager and wicked men! – Eastern Tales by Many Story Tellers by Various
  7. And yet- he had been eager for the rough game of war! – A Minstrel In France by Harry Lauder
  8. I'm glad to know how you really felt about things that you seemed so eager for." – April Hopes by William Dean Howells Last Updated: February 27, 2009
  9. An eager fire of questions. – Love Me Little, Love Me Long by Charles Reade Edition: 10 Language: English
  10. Yes, you must be eager – The Readjustment by Will Irwin
  11. The artist followed him with eager eyes. – Uncle William The Man Who Was Shif'less by Jennette Lee
  12. Of course, she was nothing but a fresh, pretty, eager seventeen- year- old, with a figure that ... – Pagan Passions by Gordon Randall Garrett Laurence Mark Janifer
  13. Why should he have been so eager to say that? – Blind Policy by George Manville Fenn
  14. Erec was eager for the battle; so he asks for arms, and they are given to him. – Four Arthurian Romances "Erec et Enide", "Cliges", "Yvain", and "Lancelot" by Chretien DeTroyes
  15. The little one is too eager is it not true? – Letters of a Javanese Princess by Raden Adjeng Kartini Commentator: Louis Couperus
  16. I soon discovered how eager and how successful also she had been in her endeavours to bring her father and mother to the knowledge and experience of the truth. – The Dairyman's Daughter by Legh Richmond
  17. I thought a moment, then fixed my eager eyes on her. – The Reckoning by Robert W. Chambers
  18. I cannot express to you, Father, how eager I am to be of service to him! – The Black Robe by Wilkie Collins
  19. But why should they be so eager after one doubloon? – Where the Pavement Ends by John Russell
  20. You seemed eager yesterday to get in on a new chance, so I am taking you out to look over the ground. – The Silver Horde by Rex Beach

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