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  • William Shakespeare
    William Shakespeare
    English playwright and poet 1564-1616
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    Strong reasons make strong actions.
  • Aristotle
    Aristotle
    Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
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    All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsions, habit, reason, passion, desire.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    Do not be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment.
  • Alfred A. Montapert
    Alfred A. Montapert
    American writer
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    Animals are reliable, many full of love, true in their affections, predictable in their actions, grateful and loyal. Difficult standards for people to live up to.
  • Johann Kaspar Lavater
    Johann Kaspar Lavater
    Swiss theologist and mysticist 1741-1801
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    He who has no taste for order, will be often wrong in his judgment, and seldom considerate or conscientious in his actions.
  • The greatest ability in business is to get along with others and influence their actions. A chip on the shoulder is too heavy a piece of baggage to carry through life.
  • Confucius
    Confucius
    Chinese philosopher 551 BC - 479 BC
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    The superior man is modest in his speech but exceeds in his actions.
  • Napoleon Hill
    Napoleon Hill
    American self-help author 1883-1970
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    The world has the habit of making room for the man whose actions show that he knows where he is going.
  • Charles Caleb Colton
    Charles Caleb Colton
    English writer 1780-1832
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    Those that are the loudest in their threats are the weakest in their actions.
  • Walter Bagehot
    Walter Bagehot
    English economist 1826-1877
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    A cold, and cynical wisdom particularly disapproves of most men's best actions.
    Source: Biographical Studies (1881)
  • Mahatma Gandhi
    Mahatma Gandhi
    Indian politician 1917-1985
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    A man is the sum of his actions, of what he has done, of what he can do, Nothing else.
  • Joseph Conrad
    Joseph Conrad
    In Poland born English writer 1857-1924
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    A man's most open actions have a secret side to them.
  • Augustus Hare
    Augustus Hare
    English writer 1834-1903
    Augustus Hare
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    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
    Sri Swami Sivananda
    Indian Hindu spiritual teacher 1887-1963
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    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.
  • George Washington
    George Washington
    First president of the US 1732-1799
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    A slender acquaintance with the world must convince every man that actions, not words, are the true criterion of the attachment of friends.
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