The most important key to achieving great success is to decide upon your goal and launch, get started, take action, move.
Action may not bring happiness but there is no happiness without action.
Set your expectations high; find men and women whose integrity and values you respect; get their agreement on a course of action; and give them your ultimate trust.
Patience is also a form of action.
War educates the senses, calls into action the will, perfects the physical constitution, brings men into such swift and close collision in critical moments that man measures man
Volunteerism is the voice of the people put into action. These actions shape and mold the present into a future of which we can all be proud.
When thought becomes excessively painful, action is the finest remedy.
Thought and action can be perceived as two different dimensions of who you are: the mental you and the physical you
Self-discipline is the ability to get yourself to take action regardless of your emotional state.
Willpower is your ability to set a course of action and say, “Engage!”
Good managers have a bias for action.
Success seems to be connected with action. Successful men keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don't quit.
Speech is conveniently located midway between thought and action, where it often substitutes for both
Compassionate action involves working with ourselves as much as working with others.
Pictures are wasted unless the motive power which impelled you to action is strong and stirring.
At forty-two I decided to become a photographer because it offered a means of creative thought and action. I didnít rationalize this, I just felt it intuitively and followed my intuition, which I have never regretted.
Basketball, hockey and track meets are action heaped upon action, climax upon climax, until the onlooker's responses become deadened. Baseball is for the leisurely afternoons of summer and for the unchanging dreams
Fix your eye on the ball from the moment the pitcher holds it in his glove. Follow it as he throws to the plate and stay with it until the play is completed. Action takes place only where the ball goes
Baseball serves as a good model for democracy in action: Every player is equally important and each has a chance to be a hero
And this activity alone would seem to be loved for its own sake; for nothing arises from it apart from the contemplating, while from practical activities we gain more or less apart from the action. And happiness is thought to depend on leisure; for we are busy that we may have leisure, and make war that we may live in peace
In the frank expression of conflicting opinions lies the greatest promise of wisdom in governmental action
There is no nonsense so arrant that it cannot be made the creed of the vast majority by adequate governmental action
For every action there is an equal and opposite government program
The sole end for which mankind are warranted, individually or collectively, in interfering with the liberty of action of any of their number, is self-protection
Meditation is the life of the soul: Action, the soul of meditation. and honor the reward of action