Category: Action

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…

Own Path

Don't think you're on the right road just because it’s a well-beaten path.

— Unknown —

Don’t think you’re on the right road just because it’s a well-beaten path…

Heart of Gold and Action

People will judge you by your actions, not your intentions. You may have a heart of gold but so does a hard boiled egg.

— Unknown —

People will judge you by your actions, not your intentions. You may have a heart of gold but so does a hard boiled egg…

Do vs. Plan

Small deeds done are better than great deeds planned.

— Peter Marshall —

Small deeds done are better than great deeds planned.