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The thing to do is to supply light and not heat
Woodrow T. Wilson
The value of an idea lies in the using of it.
Thomas Alva Edison
There are no heroes of action: only heroes of renunciation and suffering - Out of My Life and Thoughts.
Albert Schweitzer
There are risks and costs to a program of action, but they are far less than the long-range risks and costs of comfortable inaction
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
There can be no such thing, in law or in morality, as actions forbidden to an individual, but permitted to a mob
Ayn Rand
There comes Coolidge and does nothing and retires a hero, not only because he hadn't done anything, but because he had done it better than anyone
Will Rogers
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
There will be sleeping enough in the grave
Benjamin Franklin
Think not those faithful who praise all thy words and actions; but those who kindly reprove thy faults.
Think'st thou existence doth depend on time? It doth; but actions are our epochs
Lord Byron
Thinking is easy, acting is difficult, and to put one's thoughts into action is the most difficult thing in the world.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Though men pride themselves on their great actions, often they are not the results of any great design, but of chance.
Thought is the blossom; language the bud; action the fruit behind it
Ralph Waldo Emerson
To accomplish great things, we must dream as well as act.
Anatole France
To do something, say something, see something, before anybody else - these are things that confer a pleasure compared with which other pleasures are tame and commonplace, other cheap and trivial
Mark Twain
To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties - of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence
Jean-Jacques Rousseau
To map out a course of action and follow it to an end requires courage
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Virtue is more clearly shown in the performance of fine actions than in the non-performance of base ones.
Virtue is more clearly shown in the performance of fine actions than in the nonperformance of base ones.
Want of foresight, unwillingness to act when action would be simple and effective, lack of clear thinking, confusion of counsel until the emergency comes, until self-preservation strikes its jarring gong - these are the features which constitute the
Winston Churchill
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