Quotes in Actions

All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsion, habit, reason, passion, and desire.

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Men acquire a particular quality by constantly acting a particular way... you become just by performing just actions, temperate by performing temperate actions, brave by performing brave actions.

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If you can't sleep, then get up and do something instead of lying there and worrying. It's the worry that gets you, not the loss of sleep.

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You cannot have a proud and chivalrous spirit if your conduct is mean and paltry; for whatever a man's actions are, such must be his spirit.

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Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.


Words without actions are the assassins of idealism.


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

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Better to light a candle than rant against the darkness.

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A man is judged by his deeds, not by his words.


It is no profit to have learned well, if you neglect to do well.