Action Quotes SMS Collection

People may doubt what you say but

People may doubt what you say, but they will believe what you do.  ~Lewis Cass

A promise is a cloud fulfillment rain

A promise is a cloud; fulfillment is rain.  ~Arabian Proverb

Trust only movement life happens at the

Trust only movement.  Life happens at the level of events, not of words.  Trust movement.  ~Alfred Adler

I believe half the unhappiness in life

I believe half the unhappiness in life comes from people being afraid to go straight at things.  ~William J. Lock

All know the way few actually walk

All know the way; few actually walk it.  ~Bodhidharma

Inspirations never go in for long engagements

Inspirations never go in for long engagements; they demand immediate marriage to action.  ~Brendan FrancisCUL

The secret of getting ahead is started

The secret of getting ahead is getting started.  ~Mark Twain

Do not be wise in words

Do not be wise in words – be wise in deeds.  ~Jewish Proverb

Action is the last resource of those

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

Note to self finding a cool quote

Note to self: finding a cool quote and writing it in your journal is not a substitute for Getting. It. Done.  ~Betsy Cañas Garmon,

The vision must be followed by the

The vision must be followed by the venture.  It is not enough to stare up the steps – we must step up the stairs. 

Dont find fault find a remedy henry

Don’t find fault.  Find a remedy.  ~Henry FordGCLE

The surest way to escape anxiety and

The surest way to escape anxiety and defeat despair is action. Do, don’t dwell. ~Michael Josephson, whatwillmatter.com

We are all inclined to judge ourselves

We are all inclined to judge ourselves by our ideals; others, by their acts.  ~Harold Nicolson

After all is said and done a

After all is said and done, a lot more will have been said than done.  ~Author Unknown

Ironically making a statement with words is

Ironically, making a statement with words is the least effective method.  ~Grey Livingston

Deliberation is a function of the many

Deliberation is a function of the many; action is the function of one.  ~Charles de Gaulle, War Memoirs, 1960LCD

There are so many things that we

There are so many things that we wish we had done yesterday, so few that we feel like doing today.  ~Mignon McLaughlinClV

If ifs were gifts every day would

If ifs were gifts, every day would be Christmas.  ~Charles BarkleyBS

Never mistake motion for action ernest hemingway

Never mistake motion for action.  ~Ernest Hemingway, remark to Marlene Dietrich, quoted in A.E. Hotchner, Papa Hemingway: A Personal Memoir, 1967, MBTp39

Now and then its good to list

Now and then it’s good to list all the things you regularly do for which there was once a good reason.  ~Robert Brault, www.robertbrault.com

The first step binds one to the

The first step binds one to the second.  ~French ProverbCUL

If your work speaks for itself dont

If your work speaks for itself, don’t interrupt.  ~Henry J. Kaiser

If i set for myself a task

If I set for myself a task, be it so trifling, I shall see it through.  How else shall I have confidence in myself

All problems become smaller if you dont

All problems become smaller if you don’t dodge them but confront them.  ~William F. Halsey

Remember people will judge you by your

Remember, people will judge you by your actions, not your intentions.  You may have a heart of gold – but so does a hard-boiled

What ought to have been done and

What ought to have been done, and what shall be done, often stifle doing between them.  ~Augustus William Hare and Julius Charles Hare, Guesses

Well done is better than well said

Well done is better than well said.  ~Benjamin Franklin

Nature takes away any faculty that is

Nature takes away any faculty that is not used.  ~William R. IngeCUL

Talk doesnt cook rice chinese proverb

Talk doesn’t cook rice.  ~Chinese ProverbCOCI

Action is taking the first step climbing

Action is taking the first step. Action is climbing the hill. Action combined with desire, harmonious intent, and undoubting yesfulness is invincible. Hallelujah! ~Terri

When deeds speak words are nothing african

When deeds speak, words are nothing.  ~African Proverb