The beginning is the half of every action.
Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.
Those who do a thing are consenting parties.
The acts of this life are the destiny of the next.
He who wants milk should not sit in the middle of a field and wait for a cow to back up to him.
Let deeds match words.
Act boldly, and unseen forces will come to your aid.
Never judge a man’s actions until you know his motives.
Action makes more fortune than caution.
The belief that enhanced understanding will necessarily stir a nation to action is one of mankind’s oldest illusions.