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Action Quotes


These are some of the best 'Action' quotations and sayings.

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'Mean to' don't pick no cotton.

A categorical imperative would be one which represented an action as objectively necessary in itself, without reference to any other purpose.

A desire presupposes the possibility of action to achieve it; action presupposes a goal which is worth achieving.

A dramatist is one who believes that the pure event, an action involving human beings, is more arresting than any comment that can be made upon it.

A dream becomes a goal when action is taken toward its achievement.

A good action is never lost; it is a treasure laid up and guarded for the doer's need.

A holy act strengthens the inward holiness. It is a seed of life growing into more life.

A leader or a man of action in a crisis almost always acts subconsciously and then thinks of the reasons for his action.

A life lived of choice is a life of conscious action. A life lived of chance is a life of unconscious creation.

A life of reaction is a life of slavery, intellectually and spiritually. One must fight for a life of action, not reaction.

A man is not good or bad for one action.

A man of action forced into a state of thought is unhappy until he can get out of it.

A man of knowledge lives by acting, not by thinking about acting.

A man who waits to believe in action before acting is anything you like, but he's not a man of action. It is as if a tennis player before returning a ball stopped to think about his views of the physical and mental advantages of tennis. You must act as you breathe.

A man's action is only a picture book of his creed.

A real decision is measured by the fact that you've taken a new action. If there's no action, you haven't truly decided.

A real decision is measured by the fact that you've taken new action. If there's no action, you haven't truly decided. See quote detail

A right act strikes a chord that extends through the whole universe, touches all moral intelligence, visits every world, vibrates along its whole extent, and conveys its vibrations to the very bosom of God!

A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.

A tragedy is a representation of an action that is whole and complete and of a certain magnitude. A whole is what has a beginning and middle and end.


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