We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.— Aristotle
Surprising Acting quotations
Revolutions are brought about by men, by men who think as men of action and act as men of thought.
Throughout history, it has been the inaction of those who could have acted;
the indifference of those who should have known better; the silence of the voice of justice when it mattered most; that has made it possible for evil to triumph.
Be Prepared... the meaning of the motto is that a scout must prepare himself by previous thinking out and practicing how to act on any accident or emergency so that he is never taken by surprise.
Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly, while bad people will find a way around the laws.
The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
There is a certain enthusiasm in liberty, that makes human nature rise above itself, in acts of bravery and heroism.
Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.
To force a human being to learn according to a set curriculum is a dictatorial act.
The revolution and women's liberation go together.
We do not talk of women's emancipation as an act of charity or out of a surge of human compassion. It is a basic necessity for the revolution to triumph. Women hold up the other half of the sky.
Act the way you'd like to be and soon you'll be the way you act.
In a time of universal deceit - telling the truth is a revolutionary act.
The smallest act of kindness is worth more than the greatest intention.
There are four principles we need to maintain: First, read the Word of God.
Second, consume the Word of God until it consumes you. Third believe the Word of God. Fourth, act on the Word.
Life never stops. The torment of men will be eternal, unless the function of creating and acting and changing, living intensely through each day, be considered an eternal joy.
Before you react, think. Before you spend, earn. Before you criticize, wait. Before you quit, try.
Trust yourself. Think for yourself. Act for yourself. Speak for yourself. Be yourself. Imitation is suicide.
I slept and dreamt that life was joy.
I awoke and saw that life was service. I acted and behold, service was joy.
Do the right thing because it is right.
God's grace and mercy have brought you through. Quit acting as if you made it on your own.
Whenever you can, act as a liberator.
Freedom, dignity, wealth - these three together constitute the greatest happiness of humanity. If you bequeath all three to your people, their love for you will never die.
The greatest danger in times of turbulence is not the turbulence;
it is to act with yesterday's logic.
No Act of Kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
The Bible is very easy to understand.
But we Christians are a bunch of scheming swindlers. We pretend to be unable to understand it because we know very well that the minute we understand, we are obliged to act accordingly.
Act your age, not your shoe size.
Patience is power. Patience is not an absence of action; rather it is "timing" it waits on the right time to act, for the right principles and in the right way.
We are now all Pakistanis — not Baluchis, Pathans, Sindhis, Bengalis, Punjabis and so on — and as Pakistanis, we must feet behave and act, and we should be proud to be known as Pakistanis and nothing else.
Even small acts of kindness can make a profound difference to somebody else.
The simple act of opening a bottle of wine has brought more happiness to the human race than all the collective governments in the history of earth
Create your own method. Don't depend slavishly on mine. Make up something that will work for you! But keep breaking traditions, I beg you.
You ask me 'What’s the the greatest act of faith?' To me is to look in the mirror of God’s word, and see all my faults, all my sin, all my shortcomings and to believe that God loves me exactly as he says he does.
My wish for you is that you continue.
Continue to be who and how you are, to astonish a mean world with your acts of kindness.
Change your life today. Don't gamble on the future, act now, without delay.
Do you know why people like violence? It is because it feels good.
Humans find violence deeply satisfying. But remove the satisfaction, and the act becomes hollow.
People acting together as a group can accomplish things which no individual acting alone could ever hope to bring about.