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Justice is truth in action.
In the discharge of the duties of this office, there is one rule of action more important than all others. It consists in never doing anything that someone else can do for you.
Ideas not coupled with action never become bigger than the brain cells they occupied.
Arnold H. Glasow
The man whose action habitually bears the stamp of his mind is a genius, but the greatest genius is not always equal to himself, or he would cease to be human.
Honore de Balzac
I came to Hollywood and within a decade I was one of the biggest action stars of all time.
Any genuine philosophy leads to action and from action back again to wonder, to the enduring fact of mystery.
Every man feels instinctively that all the beautiful sentiments in the world weigh less than a single lovely action.
James Russell Lowell
In our era, the road to holiness necessarily passes through the world of action.
Robert Green Ingersoll
It is in vain to say human beings ought to be satisfied with tranquility: they must have action; and they will make it if they cannot find it.
In Kosovo, the U.S. has chosen a course of action that escalates atrocities and violence. It is also a course of action that strikes a blow against the regime of international order, but which offers the weak at least some protection from predatory states.
It is a virtual reflex for governments to plead security concerns when they undertake any controversial action, often as a pretext for something else.
However glorious an action in itself, it ought not to pass for great if it be not the effect of wisdom and intention.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Fanatic is often the name given to people of action by people who are lazy.
Bryant H. McGill
Consult: To seek approval for a course of action already decided upon.
The best thing about giving of ourselves is that what we get is always better than what we give. The reaction is greater than the action.
Orison Swett Marden
I urge you to read the Occupy Manifesto, written by the New York City General Assembly. It is unavoidably clear. This is not directionless action. If it were, the media would have moved on.
Action is consolatory. It is the enemy of thought and the friend of flattering illusions.
Politics is the most important of the civil activities and has its own field of action, which is not that of religion.
There are two good things in life - freedom of thought and freedom of action.
W. Somerset Maugham
I think the first photograph I did was a ballplayer. It was a way of showing action or something.
Desire is poverty. Desire is the greatest impurity of the mind. Desire is the motive force for action. Desire in the mind is the real impurity. Even a spark of desire is a very great evil.
The government is tottering. We must deal it the death blow an any cost. To delay action is the same as death.
A life lived of choice is a life of conscious action. A life lived of chance is a life of unconscious creation.
Neale Donald Walsch
Thought and theory must precede all salutary action; yet action is nobler in itself than either thought or theory.
Necessity of action takes away the fear of the act, and makes bold resolution the favorite of fortune.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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