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Don't think, just do.

Author: Reiko Horton

Profession:

An acre of performance is worth a whole world of promise.

Author: William Dean Howells (1837-1920)

Profession: American Novelist, Critic

Allow motion to equal emotion.

Author: Elbert Hubbard (1859-1915)

Profession: American Author, Publisher

Positive anything is better than negative nothing.

Author: Elbert Hubbard (1859-1915)

Profession: American Author, Publisher

Initiative is doing the right thing without being told.

Author: Victor Hugo (1802-1885)

Profession: French Poet, Dramatist, Novelist

Our acts make or mar us, we are the children of our own deeds.

Author: Victor Hugo (1802-1885)

Profession: French Poet, Dramatist, Novelist

The action is best that secures the greatest happiness for the greatest number.

Author: Francis Hutcheson

Profession:

The great end of life is not knowledge but action.

Author: Thomas H. Huxley (1825-1895)

Profession: British Biologist, Educator

The discipline of writing something down is the first step toward making it happen.

Author: Lee Iacocca (1924)

Profession: American Businessman, Former CEO of Chrysler

So what do we do? Anything. Something. So long as we just don't sit there. If we screw it up, start over. Try something else. If we wait until we've satisfied all the uncertainties, it may be too late.

Author: Lee Iacocca (1924)

Profession: American Businessman, Former CEO of Chrysler

Apply yourself. Get all the education you can, but then, by God, do something. Don't just stand there, make it happen.

Author: Lee Iacocca (1924)

Profession: American Businessman, Former CEO of Chrysler

People say to me, ''You were a roaring success. How did you do it?'' I go back to what my parents taught me. Apply yourself. Get all the education you can, but then, by God, do something. Don't just stand there, make something happen.

Author: Lee Iacocca (1924)

Profession: American Businessman, Former CEO of Chrysler

How to gain, how to keep, how to recover happiness is in fact for most men at all times the secret motive o all they do, and of all they are willing to endure.

Author: Dean William R. Inge (1860-1954)

Profession: Dean of St Paul's, London

The successful men of action are not sufficiently self-observant to know exactly on what their success depends.

Author: Joseph Jacobs

Profession:

Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.

Author: William James (1842-1910)

Profession: American Psychologist, Professor, Author