Best 291 of Act quotes - MyQuotes
O woman, father says natural is beautiful so why do you redden your cheeks and blacken your eyes? Why do you remove the hair on your legs and draw them into your brows? Why do you hold your breath lest your stomach show and hold your fart lest they know that you’re a human? O woman, father says natural is beautiful so why do you straighten your hair to curl it next and pretend to orgasm so they think you enjoyed the sex? Why do you dumb yourself down and push your breasts up? Why do you smile when you’re told to and love when you don’t want to? When? When will you stop, woman? Father says natural is beautiful but that is doubtful for what does father know he’s only a fellow.
Inspiration works if you work.
Opinion is neither fake nor fact, perspective is neither lie nor truth. Accept the act of listening but don't follow everything you listen. Accept the lie of art and realize the truth.
To reprove a harm-doer, put him to shame by doing a good deed in return.
Putting words onto paper—when it is done as an honest act of search or connection, rather than as an act of manipulation, performance, self-aggrandizement or self-protection—is a holy act.
If you’re going to give up after few attempts, bear it in mind that your struggles are going to be wasted.
You’re not the only one,” he says through gritted teeth. “My twelve-year-old sister died in my arms. She choked to death on her own blood. And there was nothing I could do. It makes me sick, the way you act as if the worst disaster in human history somehow revolves around you. You’re not the only one who’s lost everything—not the only one who thinks they’ve found the one thing that makes any of this shit make sense. You have your promise to Sammy, and I have you.
Make her smile, make her laugh and make her happy; because this is the only Truth, Meaning & Beauty act any human can ever achieve.
If you are indecisive, make decisions quickly and act in accordance with your decisions you will be able to acquire a new habit
You're right, I don't give a single bedazzled shit what anyone else thinks of the way I look, or act, or think, but that doesn't mean I'm not aware of it. You aren't the only one who lives with self-doubt, Jolie.
Failure is not the opposite of success, inaction is.
If your prudence stops you every time from taking an action, then you are no more prudent, you are frightened.
Lailah Gifty Akita
If Christians, think of Christ Jesus, they will act like holy servant of Son of God.
Today’s man should do more than just talk; he should act. He should do more than just promise; he should deliver.
When what we say doesn't match how we act, we are lying to ourselves.
Eureka" can be an answer to a question we have never asked. It can be the articulation of a sudden and unforeseen idea or the expression of a magic moment that throws us into a new world. It acts like a radiant sunbeam that comes out of the blue and illuminates a dim past, opening a new, dynamic horizon. It may even be a trivial but lucky encounter with new friends, who let us be what we are in our imagination: original and undifferentiated. (“Waiting for Eureka” )
You will learn, but you have to act. You will be given, but you have to receive. Stretch your hands and take up your laurels by the power put in you!
Everything’s an act. Everything’s strategy.
Be under the broad day light and act rightly; go into the dark night and do the same thing. Never let what you do in light and darkness mis-match. That’s a good character of leadership!
Your ideas have legs and just as they run through your head, they could be running through someone else's head and it's just a matter of who gets to the finish line first. Nothing is new under the sun so act on your ideas.
You need peace to ground you and courage to act from the centre of yourself.
Don't talk, act. Don't say, show. Don't promise, prove.
Before you act for the greater good, you should know what is great and what is good.
It only takes one word, three letters to start achieving your dreams: ACT
Perverted is any ordinary person caught in the act.
Love will commit, or love will commit suicide.
Be inspired, raising the bar of excellence in your life every day. Act better than before; grow higher than usual; think faster than normal.
You can never have a successful end if you expect things to change as a result of miracles. Things will never change unless you take up the challenge to change them yourself.
An action is at least a billion times less difficult to choose than a reaction.
Your stomach isn't the boss of you,' Mel says evenly. 'Oh,' Jared says, realizing. 'Sorry-' Mel shakes her head, brushing it off. 'Not what I meant. Your heart isn't the boss of you other. Thinks it is. Isn't. You can always choose. Always.' 'You can't choose not to feel,' Henna says. 'But you can choose how to act.
I had to learn to act broke so I won’t go broke
Dreams in your life are like light bulbs that brighten your room. But having them on the ceiling is just not enough; you got to make an effort by pressing on the switch and there it goes taking away the darkness!
Don’t sit at home and wait for mango tree to bring mangoes to you wherever you are. It won’t happen. If you are truly hungry for change, go out of your comfort zone and change the world.
If you deny it you will delay it, if you accept it you will act on it.
Don't just aim, Shoot! Don't just talk, Do! Don't just walk, Move! Don't just hope, Act! Don’t just follow, Lead! Don’t just dream, Live! Don’t just exist, Love!
Lailah Gifty Akita
A man act according to his thoughts.
People who don’t construe their life and don’t frame their own tale, stay on the sidelines, remain only an act without a story and turn into an "empty box". Out-of-the-box thinking and inventiveness remains then merely wishfull thinking. ( "Everybody his story" )
By drinking, a boy acts like a man. After drinking, many a man acts like a boy.
Sometimes the loss from taking a wrong action is less than the loss from taking no action.
Don't just talk, act.
Be positive in your thoughts, passionate in your words and purposeful in your actions. Clean thoughts, Cool words and Clear actions are the impressions that appeal to success.
Truly being authentic is knowing what matters to you, on the deepest level of who you are, and committing always to act from that authentic center.
Lailah Gifty Akita
What we think, we act.
Some people are murderers of their own gifts. They wait and see their dreams suffer from deficiency of actions. The end result is that the world is robbed as they baggage their dead dreams for the cemetery!
The biggest mistake that you will make in life is believing that governments act in the public interest.
Some people think everyone should be the same as them: Look, dress, sound and act just like them.
The best way to stay safe is, let them think your insane.
You control your life by the remotes of your actions. Anytime you take actions the screen of your life changes till you get tuned to the best station or destination of God’s choice for you!
When all your efforts are channeled through a common canal for progress, no condition can alter a single sentence of your success story! Dream it; Drive it; Be in focus!
The level of your self-control is measured as the difference between how you act when you have nothing and how you react when you have everything.