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153 Greatest Quotes About Doing


I've always wanted to do right in life. But the wanting and the doing aren't quite the same thing. Mark Wahlberg
I don't really know how it feels to hate on somebody else or just worry about what somebody else is doing. Tyga
The root of this possibility of doing good - that we all have - is in creation. Pope Francis
I'm a very restless person. I'm always doing something. The creative process never stops. Oscar de la Renta
I was doing sold-out shows before I got radio play. Kevin Gates
I never wanted my kids to feel I was more interested in anything I was doing than I was in them. John Irving
I don't let the left hand know what the right hand is doing. Kevin Gates
Anywhere I see suffering, that is where I want to be, doing what I can. Princess Diana
I'm not a fast thinker, but once I am interested in something, I am doing it for many years. Haruki Murakami
I've dreamed about doing music since I was three or four years old. Ariana Grande
I'm just doing the only thing I know how to do. There was never a plan B. G-Eazy
One of the secrets of life is that all that is really worth the doing is what we do for others. Lewis Carroll
Be your own artist, and always be confident in what you're doing. If you're not going to be confident, you might as well not be doing it. Aretha Franklin
Every time I reach a new audience, that means I'm doing something right. Pitbull
Our chief defect is that we are more given to talking about things than to doing them. Jawaharlal Nehru
My hair is capable of doing a lot of different things. Prince
There is no pleasure in having nothing to do; the fun is having lots to do and not doing it. Andrew Jackson
When I started to watch some of the films I'd done, I realized I was doing movies that I might not actually want to see. Heath Ledger
Efficiency is doing things right; effectiveness is doing the right things. Peter Drucker
Things won are done, joy's soul lies in the doing. William Shakespeare
The power of doing anything with quickness is always prized much by the possessor, and often without any attention to the imperfection of the performance. Jane Austen
There is no Them. There are only facets of Us. John Green
Anything worth doing is worth overdoing. Mick Jagger
It's not what the artist does that counts; it's what he is. Pablo Picasso
We have to go into the despair and go beyond it, by working and doing for somebody else, by using it for something else. Elie Wiesel
It's not worth doing something unless you were doing something that someone, somewere, would much rather you weren't doing. Terry Pratchett
Our obligation is to give meaning to life and in doing so to overcome the passive, indifferent life. Elie Wiesel
The gratification comes in the doing, not in the results. James Dean
If it is worth doing, it is worth overdoing. Steven Tyler
The son [...] had set himself to the serious study of the great artistocratic art of doing absolutely nothing. Oscar Wilde
Tactics mean doing what you can with what you have. Saul Alinsky
Each time we face our fear, we gain strength, courage, and confidence in the doing. Theodore Roosevelt
For the things we have to learn before we can do them, we learn by doing them. Hannah Arendt
Weekends don't count unless you spend them doing something completely pointless. Bill Watterson
People who say it cannot be done should not interrupt those who are doing it. Unknown
Freedom consists not in doing what we like, but in having the right to do what we ought. Pope John Paul II
The worst of doing one's duty was that it apparently unfitted one for doing anything else. Edith Wharton
Doing leads more surely to talking than talking to doing. Vance Havner
I don't believe in doing things just to do them. Jennifer Hudson
We secure our friends not by accepting favors but by doing them. Thucydides
In doing what we ought we deserve no praise, because it is our duty. Saint Augustine
My heroes are the ones who survived doing it wrong, who made mistakes, but recovered from them. Bono
Omnipotence is not knowing how everything is done; it's just doing it. Alan Watts
There is nothing so useless as doing efficiently that which should not be done at all. Peter Drucker
For the things we have to learn before we can do them, we learn by doing them. Aristotle
Because when you are imagining, you might as well imagine something worth while. Lucy Maud Montgomery
Missionaries are very human folks, just doing what they are asked. Simply a bunch of nobodies trying to exalt Somebody. Jim Elliot
I don't think President Bush is doing anything at all about Aids. In fact, I'm not sure he even knows how to spell Aids. Elizabeth Taylor