Action Quotes

Actions speak louder than words, but not so often.

If you can do it then why do it?

Thought and theory must precede all salutary action; yet action is nobler in itself than either thought or theory.

The draft that blows out a match makes a furnace burn better, and what prostrates a coward excites a brave man to action.

Every great action is extreme when it is undertaken. Only after it has been accomplished does it seem possible to those creatures of more common stuff.

Do, or do not. There is no “try.” (Yoda)

Standing still is the fastest way of moving backwards in a rapidly changing world.

The mark of a good action is that it appears inevitable in retrospect.

The wise sees knowledge and action as one; they see truly.

Remember, people will judge you by your actions, not your intentions. You may have a heart of gold – but so does a hard-boiled egg.