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English playwright and poet 1564-1616+7
Strong reasons make strong actions.
Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC+3
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsions, habit, reason, passion, desire.
Johann Kaspar Lavater
Swiss theologist and mysticist 1741-1801+1
He who has no taste for order, will be often wrong in his judgment, and seldom considerate or conscientious in his actions.
English economist 1826-18770
A cold, and cynical wisdom particularly disapproves of most men's best actions.Source: Biographical Studies (1881)
Indian politician 1917-19850
A man is the sum of his actions, of what he has done, of what he can do, Nothing else.
In Poland born English writer 1857-19240
A man's most open actions have a secret side to them.
A mother should give her children a superabundance of enthusiasm; that after they have lost all they are sure to lose on mixing with the world, enough may still remain to prompt fated support them through great actions.
Sri Swami Sivananda
Indian arts 1887-0
A mountain is composed of tiny grains of earth. The ocean is made up of tiny drops of water. Even so, life is but an endless series of little details, actions, speeches, and thoughts. And the consequences whether good or bad of even the least of them are far-reaching.
First president of the US 1732-17990
A slender acquaintance with the world must convince every man that actions, not words, are the true criterion of the attachment of friends.
Absolute faith can blind you to the consequences of the actions you allow. It can tell you it's okay to drop bombs on another country, or that it's okay to hate a group of people such as homosexuals.
American motivational speaker, author and radio DJ 1945-0
Accept the consequences of your actions in order to become the agent of your mental, physical, spiritual and material success.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-18820
Act, if you like, but you do it at your peril. Men's actions are too strong for them. Show me a man who has acted and who has not been the victim and slave of his action.
Actions are the seed of fate deeds grow into destiny.
English writer 1709-17840
Actions are visible, though motives are secret.
Actions lie louder than words.