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Actions lie louder than words.

Author: Carolyn Wells (1870-1942)

Profession: American Author

In activity we must find our joy as well as glory; and labor, like everything else that is good, is its own reward.

Author: Edwin P. Whipple (1819-1886)

Profession: American Essayist

It is better to rust out than wear out.

Author: George Whitefield (1714-1970)

Profession: British Methodist Evangelist

Ideas won't keep, something must be done about them.

Author: Alfred North Whitehead (1861-1947)

Profession: British Mathematician, Philosopher

Periods of tranquillity are seldom prolific of creative achievement. Mankind has to be stirred up.

Author: Alfred North Whitehead (1861-1947)

Profession: British Mathematician, Philosopher

Speak out in acts; the time for words has passed, and only deeds will suffice.

Author: John Greenleaf Whittier (1807-1892)

Profession: American Poet, Reformer, Author

No, Ernest, don't talk about action. It is the last resource of those who know not how to dream.

Author: Oscar Wilde (1856-1900)

Profession: British Author, Wit

Action is the last resource of those who know not how to dream.

Author: Oscar Wilde (1856-1900)

Profession: British Author, Wit

It is no use trying to sum people up. One must follow hints, not exactly what is said, nor yet entirely what is done.

Author: Virginia Woolf (1882-1941)

Profession: British Novelist, Essayist

Thought and theory must precede all salutary action; yet action is nobler in itself than either thought or theory.

Author: William Wordsworth (1770-1850)

Profession: British Poet

To begin, begin.

Author: Peter Nivio Zarlenga

Profession: American Businessman, Founder of Blockbuster Videos

Your difficulty and my difficulty and the difficulty of every individual who ever desired to achieve something worthwhile, comes in the movement.

Author: Peter Nivio Zarlenga

Profession: American Businessman, Founder of Blockbuster Videos

You have to "be" before you can "do," and do before you can "have."

Author: Zig Ziglar

Profession: American Sales Trainer, Author, Motivational Speaker

We will not know unless we begin.

Author: Howard Zinn

Profession: