Quotations About Action
What saves a man is to take a step. Then another step. It is always the same step, but you have to take it.
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
Wind, Sand and Stars, 1939
Trust only movement. Life happens at the level of events, not of words. Trust movement.
As I grow older I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
Don't find fault. Find a remedy.
Inspiration usually comes during work, rather than before it.
We should be taught not to wait for inspiration to start a thing. Action always generates inspiration. Inspiration seldom generates action.
When deeds speak, words are nothing.
Doing things is not the same as getting things done.
One false step can bring everlasting grief.
A promise is a cloud; fulfillment is rain.