Category: Action

Stop Worrying and Start Improving the World

How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.

— Anne Frank —

How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.

No Pit

There is no pit so deep that God's love is not deeper still.

— Corrie Ten Boom —

“There is no pit so deep that God’s love is not deeper still.”

Living Life or Living Death?

Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life then death.

— James F. Byrnes —

Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life then death…

Get Started

The secret of getting ahead is getting started.

— Mark Twain —

The secret of getting ahead is getting started…

Action > Inspiration

We should be taught not to wait for inspiration to start a thing. Action always generates inspiration. Inspiration seldom generates action.

— Frank Tibolt —

We should be taught not to wait for inspiration to start a thing. Action always generates inspiration. Inspiration seldom generates action. ~Frank Tibolt

Live

There are people who do not live their present life; it is as if they were preparing themselves, with all their zeal, to live some other life, but not this one. And while they do this, time goes by and is lost.

— Antiphon (5th Century BC) —

There are people who do not live their present life; it is as if they were preparing themselves, with all their zeal, to live some other life, but not this one. And while they do this, time goes by and is lost…

Rest?

Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired.

— Jules Renard —

Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired.

More Action

We should be taught not to wait for inspiration to start a thing. Action always generates inspiration. Inspiration seldom generates action.

— Frank Tibolt —

We should be taught not to wait for inspiration to start a thing. Action always generates inspiration. Inspiration seldom generates action…

Actions

I have always thought the action of men the best interpreters of their thoughts.

— John Locke —

I have always thought the action of men the best interpreters of their thoughts…