Gumption Quotes (2 quotes)
A person filled with gumption doesnt sit about stewing about things. Hes at the front of the train of his own awareness, watching to see whats up the track and meeting it when it comes. Thats gumption. If youre going to repair a motorcycle, an adequate supply of gumption is the first and most important tool. If you havent got that you might as well gather up all the other tools and put them away, because they wont do you any good.
In practical talk, a mans common sense means his good judgement, his freedom from eccentricity, his gumption.