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Action Quotes

Every accomplishment starts with the decision to try.

Author: Source Unknown

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I like these words -- they seem to suggest action: If you hear a kind word spoken Of some worthy soul you know, It may fill his heart with sunshine If you'd only tell him so. If a deed, however humble, helps you On your way to go, Seek the one whose hand has helped you. Seek him out and tell him so. If your heart is touched and tender Towards sinner log and low, It might help him to do better If you could only tell him so.

Author: Source Unknown

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If you start soon enough, you won't have to run to catch up.

Author: Source Unknown

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Do it now. Then it's done.

Author: Source Unknown

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As one acts and conducts himself, so does he become. The doer of good becomes good. The doer of evil becomes evil. One becomes virtuous by virtuous action, bad by bad action.

Author: Veda Upanishads

Profession: Hindu Poetic Dialogues On Metaphysics

When a man dies, what does not leave him? The voice of a dead man goes into fire, his breath into wind, his eyes into the sun, his mind into the moon, his hearing into the quarters of heaven, his body into the land cheerfully. earth, his spirit into space

Author: Veda Upanishads

Profession: Hindu Poetic Dialogues On Metaphysics

Doing leads more surely to talking than talking to doing.

Author: Vinet

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If you could get up the courage to begin, you have the courage to succeed.

Author: David Viscott

Profession: American Author, Speaker, Trainer

We are responsible for what we are, and whatever we wish ourselves to be, we have the power to make ourselves. If what we are now has been the result of our own past actions, it certainly follows that whatever we wish to be in future can be produced by our present actions; so we have to know how to act.

Author: Swami Vivekananda

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What we need is to use what we have.

Author: Basil S. Walsh

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One may walk over the highest mountain one step at a time.

Author: John Wanamaker (1838-1922)

Profession: American Merchant

It's easy to work for somebody else; all you have to do is show up.

Author: Rita Warford

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Every action is either strong or weak, and when every action is strong we are successful.

Author: Wallace D. Wattles

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Let us develop the resources of our land, call forth its powers, build up its institutions, promote all its great interests, and see whether we also, in our day and generation, may not perform something worthy to be remembered.

Author: Daniel Webster (1782-1852)

Profession: American Lawyer, Statesman

For every action there is an equal and opposite government program.

Author: Bob Wells

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