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
Do not be wise in words - be wise in deeds.
Between saying and doing many a pair of shoes is worn out.
We cannot do everything at once, but we can do something at once.
In skating over thin ice, our safety is in our speed.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Leadership is action, not position.
Donald H. McGannon
After all is said and done, a lot more will have been said than done.
People may doubt what you say, but they will believe what you do.
Nature takes away any faculty that is not used.
William R. Inge
While we are free to choose our actions, we are not free to choose the consequences of our actions.
Stephen R. Covey