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Lailah Gifty Akita
There is an opportunity cost in every action.
The self is coming from a state of pure awareness from the state of being. All the rest that comes about in a outward manifesation of the physical world, including fluctuations which end up as thoughts and actions
We judge ourselves mostly by our intentions, but others judge us mostly by our actions.
Turn wishful thinking into positive action. Those who take a proactive stance in their lives tend to have an ample supply of joy and pleasure
People want to see realism in action now.
I have always believed that personal relationships are vital in business and that people should be directly accountable for their actions.
Effective action is always unjust.
A human being always acts and feels and performs in accordance with what he imagines to be true about himself and his environment...For imagination sets the goal ‘picture’ which our automatic mechanism works on. We act, or fail to act, not because of ‘will,’ as is so commonly believed, but because of imagination.
Hazrat Inayat Khan
Life is a symphony, and the action of every person in this life is the playing of his particular part in the music.
John Patrick Hickey
Success-minded people need to understand that the best way to learn is to ask questions and listen for answers.
In live action, you go scene by scene, but in voice over you go line by line. In voice over you do a lot more takes.
Get action. Do things; be sane; don't fritter away your time; create, act, take a place wherever you are and be somebody; get action.
For me the present is merged in eternity. I may not sacrifice the latter for the present.
Lailah Gifty Akita
When you think you can, you will have the grace take action.
The true method of knowledge is experiment.
Whatever neutrality is, it is not very useful to anybody, and time is running out. If we do not do useful things whenever it is possible or necessary to do them, we shall soon be totally departed from the human scene, and forgotten, or remembered only for having disappeared. Armenians are too vital to be permitted to throw themselves away in neutrality, comfort, well-being, satisfaction, and so on and so forth.
Abraham Joshua Heschel
Celebration is a confrontation, giving attention to the transcendent meaning of one's actions.
The character of a whole society is the cumulative result of countless small actions, day in and day out, of millions of persons.
Generally, my writing is influenced by living, by absorbing everything that happens to me and my actions.
When you truly desire change, your conscious mind chooses the positive, new action.
We wanted to touch them with our action.
The bravest thing I ever did was leave there. The next bravest thing I did was come back, to make myself heard.
There is such a thing as the poetry of a mistake, and when you say, "Mistakes were made," you deprive an action of its poetry, and you sound like a weasel.
You cannot antagonize and influence at the same time.
The abdominal and waist region coordinate all parts of the body and act as the center or generator. Therefore, you can promote the ability to control the body's action and master your will more easily.
Clarity breeds mastery. And the goals you set drive the actions you'll take.
Hope you didn't bring any spiders into the van with you,' Simon put in. 'Hey, I'm thinking we could take you back outside and hose you down, just to make sure. You'd definitely smell better if we did, which, I mean, bonus.' Jeremy scraped both hands through his hair again, then beat them clean against his thighs. 'Believe me, Simon, if we had access to a garden hose, I'd be the first to turn it on myself. I feel foul.' 'Hate to break it to you, Archer, but that feeling is not lying to you,' Simon said with mild relish.
While in bondage, the strength of the mind is not put into full action in order to maximize its full potential.
At a certain point, I just felt, you know, God is not looking for alms, God is looking for action.
Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Until you press the switch button of the light in your room on, you shall always have light in your room and still leave in darkness.
Youth, beauty, graceful action seldom fail: But common interest always will prevail; And pity never ceases to be shown To him who makes the people's wrongs his own.
I understand (finally) that God does not REACT to prayers or petitions. He has ACTED. It is already done.
Does Donald Trump accept the results and concede graciously, pursue legal action, or tell his followers to take to the streets?
Dreams can either die young or mature to become realities depending on how they are handled!
A warrior acts as if he knows what he is doing, when in effect he knows nothing.
Action is pretty boring to do as an actor. Action and sex scenes are silly because it's all faking.
Any genuine philosophy leads to action and from action back again to wonder, to the enduring fact of mystery.
Idealism + Inaction = Depression
Dinah Maria Murlock Craik
Action is the parent of results; dormancy, the brooding mother of discontent.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Action is the process whereby what is not fully formed passes into expressive consciousness.
Everyone has this conjecture that action films are somewhat less prestigious than dramatic films. Nothing could be further from the truth. I've done them both and this is hard and dangerous.
You'd be surprised how hard it can often be to translate an action into an idea.
Knowledge is nothing without action. Nothing changes until you do something. What you do will directly determine what you learn.
Education -- whether its object be children or adults, individuals or an entire people, or even oneself -- consists in creating motives. To show what is beneficial, what is obligatory, what is good -- that is the task of education. Education concerns itself with the motives for effective action. For no action is ever carried out in the absence of motives capable of supplying the indispensable amount of energy for its execution.
Men will find that they can ... avoid far more easily the perils which beset them on all sides by united action.
A vision without action is called a daydream; but then again, action without a vision is called a nightmare.
You need time, perseverance, and patience to develop the character and abilities required for success.
The wrongful arrest of tens of thousands of British Muslims after the September 11 attacks can be explained by the very poor intelligence the police had, and, just possibly, excused by the fact that a terrorist action in Britain linked to British Muslims would have been hugely damaging.
This can be the best time of your life or the worst time of your life. The choice is yours.
We can't search or attain well being, wealth, studying, justice or kindness usually. Action is all the time particular, concrete, individualized, distinctive.