Quotes tagged with action (1077 quotes found)

Mahatma Gandhi
Be the change that you wish to see in the world.
Kurt Vonnegut
We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful about what we pretend to be.
Mahatma Gandhi
The future depends on what you do today.
action  carpe-diem  present  future  # 2227
Steve Maraboli
I want to be in a relationship where you telling me you love me is just a ceremonious validation of what you already show me.
I'm involved in some action scenes, so they'll train me for that. I'll be working with my acting coach to prepare for my character.
character  Acting  action  # 3065
Mahmoud Abbas
Israel reoccupied the cities of the West Bank by a unilateral action, and reestablished the civil and military occupation by a unilateral action, and it is the one that determines whether or not a Palestinian citizen has the right to reside in any part of the Palestinian Territory.
Whether  action  Military  # 3162
Cleveland Abbe
The atmosphere is much too near for dreams. It forces us to action. It is close to us. We are in it and of it. It rouses us both to study and to do. We must know its moods and also its motive forces.
dreams  Both  action  # 3232
Elliott Abrams
You can easily see why the experience of Jews would be helpful if you're looking to get action on religious persecution.
experience  Looking  action  # 4228
J. J. Abrams
You know, we've got to this place, where you go to a movie for one particular surgical fix. So, it's like, I want the pulse-pounding action, or the insane falling-off-my-seat comedy, or the devastating, heart-breaking drama.
Movie  action  comedy  # 4537
Candice Accola
With 'The Vampire Diaries,' it's not just a tease, especially with the relationships. You're not sitting there going, 'God, I wish they'd get it over with and kiss!' There's no teasing, they jump right into the action.
god  wish  action  # 4574
Jensen Ackles
Comedy, drama, Westerns, sci-fi... it's all fine if the story's compelling and the character is interesting to me. I do like action a lot.
character  story  action  # 4779
Abigail Adams
I begin to think, that a calm is not desirable in any situation in life. Man was made for action and for bustle too, I believe.
life  action  Situation  # 5072
Jane Addams
Action indeed is the sole medium of expression for ethics.
action  expression  ethics  # 5802
Felix Adler
The past speaks to us in a thousand voices, warning and comforting, animating and stirring to action.
past  action  Thousand  # 6257
Omar Ahmad
One of the things that defines a TEDster is you've taken your passion, and you've turned it into stewardship. You actually put action to the issues you care about.
care  passion  action  # 7474
Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje
I just want to keep the diversity and the options open. In terms of what I'm looking for, I'd like to do a lead action role.
Looking  action  open  # 7959