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I think of myself as a catalyst of action and a messenger of hope, turning people onto themselves and turning people onto their dreams.
It is unnatural for a majority to rule, for a majority can seldom be organized and united for specific action, and a minority can.
Everyone designs who devises courses of action aimed at changing existing situations into preferred ones.
There is an interaction and action, reaction between two people. One should show honesty in a relationship. Be honest to your partner and tell him everything. How long can you do things with dishonesty and that's wrong. Don't get into a relationship if you can't be honest.
I consider skateboarding an art form, a lifestyle and a sport. 'Action sport' would be the least offensive categorization.
Your actions, and your action alone, determines your worth.
It's always irritated me that people say, 'Where's the action? Oh wow, there's no action here; let's go somewhere else.' These people will never find the action.
David Lee Roth
Action, looks, words, steps, form the alphabet by which you may spell character.
Johann Kaspar Lavater
Direct threats require decisive action.
Know your priorities and identify the five powerful action steps that you intend to take to move your initiatives forward each day. If you go to a tree with an ax and take five whacks at the tree every day, it doesn't matter if it's an oak or a redwood; eventually, the tree has to fall down.
Apparently, I'm very good at firing a gun without blinking, which is unusual. That's why so many action characters have to wear sunglasses during shoot-out scenes. That's my party trick.
There are three essential factors in all human activity: spirit, materials, and action.
If we are prepared to invest the necessary time and effort, affirmative action can contribute to Harvard's quality and not detract from it.
It is pure mythology that women cannot perform as well as men in science, engineering and mathematics. In my experience, the opposite is true: Women are often more adept and patient at untangling complex problems, multitasking, seeing the possibilities in new solutions and winning team support for collaborative action.
Never confuse motion with action.
Never do today what you can do tomorrow. Something may occur to make you regret your premature action.
In constructing the plot and working it out with the proper diction, the poet should place the scene, as far as possible, before his eyes. In this way, seeing everything with the utmost vividness, as if he were a spectator of the action, he will discover what is in keeping with it, and be most unlikely to overlook inconsistencies.
The curse of me and my nation is that we always think things can be bettered by immediate action of some sort, any sort rather than no sort.
The ordinary man is involved in action, the hero acts. An immense difference.
In each action we must look beyond the action at our past, present, and future state, and at others whom it affects, and see the relations of all those things. And then we shall be very cautious.
The focus should not be on talking. Talk is cheap. It must be on action.
To make one good action succeed another, is the perfection of goodness.
Ali ibn Abi Talib
I looked up affirmative action once in Wikipedia, and it said, 'A measure by which white men are discriminated against,' and I got so mad.
Prayer is where the action is.
The great living experience for every man is his adventure into the woman. The man embraces in the woman all that is not himself, and from that one resultant, from that embrace, comes every new action.
D. H. Lawrence
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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