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Good Action Quotes & Action Sayings

Updated on July 19, 2010

Action Quotations

Inspirations never go in for long engagements; they demand immediate marriage to action.  ~Brendan Francis Action Quotes x

Small deeds done are better than great deeds planned.  ~Peter Marshall Action Sayings y

   Differences in political opinion are as unavoidable as, to a certain point, they may perhaps be necessary.
  ~Author : George Washington Famous Quotes

Never mistake motion for action.  ~Ernest Hemingway

   By health I mean the power to live a full, adult, living, breathing life in close contact with... the earth and the wonders thereof - the sea - the sun.
  ~Author : Katherine Mansfield Inspirational Sayings

Action is eloquence.  ~William Shakespeare

   We shall not cease from exploration. And the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time.
  ~Author : T S Eliot Little Gidding Great Sayings

There are so many things that we wish we had done yesterday, so few that we feel like doing today.  ~Mignon McLaughlin

A barking dog is often more useful than a sleeping lion.  ~Washington Irving, adapted from a verse in the Bible

   All men are prepared to accomplish the incredible if their ideals are threatened.
  ~Author : Hermann Hesse Popular Sayings

Action is the last resource of those who know not how to dream.  ~Oscar Wilde

Nothing diminishes anxiety faster than action.  ~Walter Anderson, The Confidence Course, 1997

   Imagine a world without Darwin. Imagine a world in which Charles Darwin and Alfred Russel Wallace had not transformed our understanding of living things. What... would become baffling and puzzling..., in urgent need of explanation? The answer is: practically everything about living things....
  ~Author : Helena Cronin 1992 Witty Sayings

Remember, people will judge you by your actions, not your intentions.  You may have a heart of gold - but so does a hard-boiled egg.  ~Author Unknown

Never act until you have clearly answered the question: "What happens if I do nothing?"  ~Robert Brault


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      Practice doesn't make perfect. Perfect practice makes perfect.

      ~Author : Vince Lombardi Wise Quotes

      The air is precious to the red man, for all things share the same breath-the beast, the tree, the man, they all share the same breath. The white man does not seem to notice the air he breathes. Like a man dying for many days, he is numb to the stench.

      ~Author : Chief Seattle Motivational Sayings

      Never mistake motion for action.

      ~Author : Ernest Hemingway Famous Quotes

      Don't let yesterday take up too much of today.

      ~Author : Will Rogers Inspirational Sayings

      Better the foot slip than the tongue.

      ~Author : French Proverb Nice Quotes