Act Quotes

Quotes tagged as "act" (showing 1-30 of 370)
“Do what is right, not what is easy nor what is popular.”
Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart

“Don't Just

Don't just learn, experience.
Don't just read, absorb.
Don't just change, transform.
Don't just relate, advocate.
Don't just promise, prove.
Don't just criticize, encourage.
Don't just think, ponder.
Don't just take, give.
Don't just see, feel.
Don’t just dream, do.
Don't just hear, listen.
Don't just talk, act.
Don't just tell, show.
Don't just exist, live.”
Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart

“Live the Life of Your Dreams
When you start living the life of your dreams, there will always be obstacles, doubters, mistakes and setbacks along the way. But with hard work, perseverance and self-belief there is no limit to what you can achieve.”
Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart

“Stop doing what is easy. Start doing what is right.”
Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart

“Stop doing what is easy or popular. Start doing what is right.”
Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart

Immanuel Kant
“Act in such a way that you treat humanity, whether in your own person or in the person of any other, never merely as a means to an end, but always at the same time as an end.”
Immanuel Kant, Grounding for the Metaphysics of Morals/On a Supposed Right to Lie Because of Philanthropic Concerns

Marcus Aurelius
“Do every act of your life as though it were the very last act of your life.”
Marcus Aurelius, Meditations

Horace
“Begin, be bold, and venture to be wise.”
Horace

Vera Nazarian
“There's a difference between playing and playing games. The former is an act of joy, the latter — an act.”
Vera Nazarian, The Perpetual Calendar of Inspiration

Israelmore Ayivor
“You can dance in the storm. Don't wait for the rain to be over before because it might take too long. You can can do it now. Wherever you are, right now, you can start, right now; this very moment.”
Israelmore Ayivor

Steve Maraboli
“We may place blame, give reasons, and even have excuses; but in the end, it is an act of cowardice to not follow your dreams.”
Steve Maraboli

Vashti Quiroz-Vega
“Don’t turn your face away.
Once you’ve seen, you can no longer act like you don’t know.
Open your eyes to the truth. It’s all around you.
Don’t deny what the eyes to your soul have revealed to you.

Now that you know, you cannot feign ignorance.
Now that you’re aware of the problem, you cannot pretend you don’t care.
To be concerned is to be human.
To act is to care.”
Vashti Quiroz-Vega

Monty Roberts
“If you act like you've only got fifteen minutes, it will take all day. Act like you've got all day, it will take fifteen minutes.”
Monty Roberts

Amit Kalantri
“To assess the quality of thoughts of people, don't listen to their words, but watch their actions.”
Amit Kalantri, Wealth of Words

Gregory Maguire
“Evil is an act, not an appetite. How many haven't wanted to slash the throat of some boor across the dining room table? Present company excepted of course. Everyone has the appetite. If you give in to it, it, that act is evil. The appetite is normal.”
Gregory Maguire, Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West

Bediüzzaman Said Nursî
“Do what you do only for God's sake, start for God's sake, work for God's sake, and act within the sphere of God's good approval.”
Bediüzzaman Said Nursî

George S. Clason
“Our acts can be no wiser than our thoughts.”
George S. Clason, The Richest Man in Babylon

Vera Nazarian
“Freedom is not a license to act but a license to exercise free choices in any given situation.”
Vera Nazarian, The Perpetual Calendar of Inspiration

Ellery Adams
“It's like pretending to be Santa and then stabbing someone with a candy cane!”
Ellery Adams, Chili Con Corpses

Rob Liano
“Nothing is born into this world without labor.”
Rob Liano

“When you start living the life of your dreams, there will always be obstacles, doubters, mistakes and setbacks along the way. But with hard work, perseverance and self-belief there is no limit to what you can achieve.”
Roy Bennett

“Stop doing what is easy. Start doing what is right.”
Roy Bennett

George Orwell
“The horrible thing about the Two Minutes Hate was not that one was obliged to act a part, but that it was impossible to avoid joining in.”
George Orwell, 1984

“People are successful because they think and act like successful people.”
Roy Bennett

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