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I am a firm believer in the theory that the strongest motive, whether we are conscious of it
or not, rules our conduct.
Ellen Glasgow

The pupil who is never required to do what he cannot do, never does what he can do.
John Stuart Mill

When you reach for the stars, you may not quite get them, but you won't come up with a
handful of mud either.
Leo Burnett

Inactivity is death.
Benito Mussolini

It is even better to act quickly and err than to hesitate until the time of action is past.
Karl von Clausewitz

Man's action is only a picture of his creed.
Arthur Helps

Aim at the sun and you may not reach it; but your arrow will fly higher than if aimed at an
object on a level with yourself.
Joel Hawes

Think like man of action, and act like a man of thought.
Gaius Sallustius Crispus

It is easy to sit up and take notice. What is difficult is getting up and taking action.
Al Batt

Idleness is to the human mind like rust to iron.
Ezra Cornell

What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their inability to act according to their
beliefs.
John Stuart Mill

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