201 Greatest Quotes About Action
The impediment to action advances action. What stands in the way becomes the way.
Actions are the first tragedy in life, words are the second. Words are perhaps the worst. Words are merciless. . .
This is a world of action, and not for moping and droning in.
Emotions aren't doable. Actions are doable, and if you do them correctly, they prompt the feelings.
Actions determine what kind of characteristics are developed.
To become successful you must be a person of action. Merely to "know" is not sufficient. It is necessary both to know and do.
I don't really like talking. I like to execute. I'm not a talking person. I'm an action person.
Men acquire a particular quality by constantly acting a particular way... you become just by performing just actions, temperate by performing temperate actions, brave by performing brave actions.
To know oneself is to study oneself in action with another person.
Action may not bring happiness but there is no happiness without action.
All action results from thought, so it is thoughts that matter.
Everybody is looking for a reason to not to take responsibility for their own actions in hand.
Indecision and reveries are the anesthetics of constructive action.
It is unnatural for a majority to rule, for a majority can seldom be organized and united for specific action, and a minority can.
If you are really great, you will let others discover this fact from your actions.
Every action has its pleasures and its price.
You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.
Act the way you'd like to be and soon you'll be the way you'd like to act.
In the end, people should be judged by their actions, since in the end, it was actions that defined everyone.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
If we are really to live at all we must put our convictions into action.
Action to be effective must be directed to clearly conceived ends.
Thought and theory must precede all action, that moves to salutary purposes. Yet action is nobler in itself than either thought or theory.
What I believe is not what I say I believe; what I believe is what I do.
So early in my life, I had learned that if you want something, you had better make some noise.
Wisdom always waits for the right time to act, while emotion always pushes for action right now!
In a time of rapid change, standing still is the most dangerous course of action.
It isn't what we say or think that defines us, but what we do.
The one thing that separates winners from the losers, is , winners take action.
For me, the question was, how can one take a live-action performance and put it in the parameter of one of those cartoons? How much can you get away with?
I'm not a person who defends myself very often. I kind of let my actions speak for me.
To every action there is always opposed an equal reaction.
The basis of action is lack of imagination. It is the last resource of those who know not how to dream.
You are responsible for the predictable consequences of your actions.
Action may not always bring happiness; but there is no happiness without action.
Faith is not something to grasp, it is a state to grow into.
Not in his speech, not in his thoughts, I see his greatness, only in his actions, in his life.
Out of anger comes controversy, out of controversy comes conversation, out of conversation comes action.
We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful what we pretend to be.