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There are many ways of showing your protest and discontent without the actions of Kremlin.
~By Garry Kasparov ~


A man of action forced into a state of thought is unhappy until he can get out of it.
~By John Galsworthy ~


My mother's suicide attempts were a way to release anxiety and get attention. Some of the attempts were drug reactions she didn't even remember later on.
~By Lorna Luft ~


I have made terrible mistakes that have hurt the people that I cared about the most, and I am terribly sorry. I am deeply ashamed of my terrible judgment and my actions.
~By Anthony Weiner ~


A desire presupposes the possibility of action to achieve it; action presupposes a goal which is worth achieving.
~By Ayn Rand ~


Names are what people sometimes use to excuse their thoughts and actions towards you.
~By Simon Travaglia ~


Growing up in the Philippines, I loved all kinds of movies. We had a very healthy film industry there when I was a child. It's now gotten very limited. They only make action movies and hard-core exploitation movies. Women get raped; men get shot.
~By Jessica Hagedorn ~


I feel like I'm a filmmaker; I don't feel I need to yell action and cut.
~By John Cusack ~


Of all that is good, sublimity is supreme. Succeeding is the coming together of all that is beautiful. Furtherance is the agreement of all that is just. Perseverance is the foundation of all actions.
~By Lao Tzu ~


Fantasy love is much better than reality love. Never doing it is very exciting. The most exciting attractions are between two opposites that never meet.
~By Andy Warhol ~


On the steps is a machine-gun ready for action. The square is empty; only the streets that lead into it are jammed with people. It would be madness to go farther - the machine-gun is covering the square.
~By Erich Maria Remarque ~


Reconciliation requires changes of heart and spirit, as well as social and economic change. It requires symbolic as well as practical action.
~By Malcolm Fraser ~


There are many types of participation. One can observe so intensely that one becomes part of the action, but without being an active participant.
~By Jerzy Kosinski ~


I was immediately smitten with an attraction to this culture, not in the sense of high culture but of the basic way people behaved towards one another.
~By Harry Mathews ~


People love to see reactions, they love to see emotions that come about.
~By LaToya London ~


No faction is better or worse than any other. All come from the same mould; they are all products of capitalist influence in the working class movement. And they are a poison that destroys our Party and the working class movement in Korea.
~By Kim Jong Il ~


Faced with crisis, the man of character falls back on himself. He imposes his own stamp of action, takes responsibility for it, makes it his own.
~By Charles de Gaulle ~


Some of the things you read you get an immediate reaction to so I've stopped reading things now. I do worry about my family though. Some people do try some nasty things to get at them and try and get a reaction from them.
~By Russell Crowe ~


Whatever failures I have known, whatever errors I have committed, whatever follies I have witnessed in private and public life have been the consequence of action without thought.
~By Bernard Baruch ~


In the 'Hurt Locker' there's a lot of me in there, a sense of humor, a man of few words and a lot of action.
~By Jeremy Renner ~


The theatre is supremely fitted to say: 'Behold! These things are.' Yet most dramatists employ it to say: 'This moral truth can be learned from beholding this action.'
~By Thornton Wilder ~


This body, the United States Congress, was united, Republicans and Democrats alike, in taking that action, toppling the Taliban government, and working to try and root out al Qaeda and find Osama bin Laden.
~By Chris Van Hollen ~


When you're watching Psycho, there' s that moment when you have a visceral reaction to watching someone being stabbed. And then you have the intellectual revelation that you're not, and that's where the celebration comes in.
~By Penn Jillette ~


The storyboard artists job is to plan out shot for shot the whole show, write all the dialog, and decide the mood, action, jokes, pacing, etc of every scene.
~By Craig McCracken ~


I am only conscious of any satisfaction in Scientific Reading or thinking when it rounds off into a poetical generality and vagueness.
~By Wilfred Owen ~


Suspicion is one of the morbid reactions by which an organism defends itself and seeks another equilibrium.
~By Nathalie Sarraute ~


I think it was a good challenge for me to get my reactions across without being able to speak.
~By Verne Troyer ~


The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
~By Tony Robbins ~


Subject the material world to the higher ends by understanding it in all its relations to daily life and action.
~By Ellen Henrietta Swallow Richards ~


I always preferred to hang out with the outcasts, 'cause they were cooler; they had better taste in music, for one thing, I guess because they had more time to develop one with the lack of social interaction they had!
~By John Hughes ~


Our citizens and those who have gone before us charted the broad outlines of where we need to go, and they would envy our opportunity to translate those dreams into action. And I believe they will judge us very harshly should we fail to act.
~By Dave Freudenthal ~


If it's a good LP, you'll get that tingle that makes you put it on again no matter what your initial reaction was. On the other hand, if you don't get that tingle, you'd better take it straight down to the record exchange.
~By Andy Partridge ~


Fame is the echo of actions, resounding them to the world, save that the echo repeats only the last art, but fame relates all, and often more than all.
~By Thomas Fuller ~


Style used to be an interaction between the human soul and tools that were limiting. In the digital era, it will have to come from the soul alone.
~By Jaron Lanier ~


As soon as questions of will or decision or reason or choice of action arise, human science is at a loss.
~By Noam Chomsky ~


Every generation renews itself in its own way; there's always a reaction against whatever is standard.
~By Sol LeWitt ~


Use the losses and failures of the past as a reason for action, not inaction.
~By Charles J. Givens ~


Most of the memorable events I have myself been exercised in; and, for the satisfaction of the public, will briefly relate the circumstances of my adventures, and scenes of life, from my first movement to this country until this day.
~By Daniel Boone ~


I love playing live, I don't like studios all that much. I need the reaction of the audience.
~By Gavin Rossdale ~


Most of the media... is positioning the merger with Compaq and the recent actions by Walter Hewlett and David Packard as a fight between the past and the future.
~By Carly Fiorina ~


Hibernation is a covert preparation for a more overt action.
~By Ralph Ellison ~


When a man asks himself what is meant by action he proves that he isn't a man of action. Action is a lack of balance. In order to act you must be somewhat insane. A reasonably sensible man is satisfied with thinking.
~By James A. Baldwin ~


The bosses of our mass media, press, radio, film and television, succeed in their aim of taking our minds off disaster. Thus, the distraction they offer demands the antidote of maximum concentration on disaster.
~By Ernst Fischer ~


What really helps a guy to become an action hero today is the directing of the movie. All those fast cuts.
~By Jean Claude Van Damme ~


Concern should drive us into action, not into a depression.
~By Karen Horney ~


The world can only be grasped by action, not by contemplation.
~By Jacob Bronowski ~


We have to remember that Dr. King was not an idle dreamer. Dr. King was a man of action. If Dr. King were here, he would challenge us and exhort us.
~By Marc Morial ~


We believe that civilization has been created under the pressure of the exigencies of life at the cost of satisfaction of the instincts.
~By Sigmund Freud ~


The pull, the attraction of history, is in our human nature. What makes us tick? Why do we do what we do? How much is luck the deciding factor?
~By David McCullough ~


The great end of life is not knowledge but action.
~By Francis Bacon ~


The time has come for the American government to recognize the damage that has occurred to our economy, and to take firm action to curtail what I believe is both unfair and illegal foreign competition.
~By Norm Dicks ~


I don't want to do an action movie, because I've acted in them, and they're so boring to do, because they're so technical. The headache of that is daunting. But, if it were an action movie with really interesting characters, how great would that be?
~By Tony Goldwyn ~


An there is always the question: is it really proven that retaliatory actions solve the security problem?.
~By Moshe Sharett ~


Say not that honor is the child of boldness, nor believe thou that the hazard of life alone can pay the price of it: it is not to the action that it is due, but to the manner of performing it.
~By Akhenaton ~


A good action is never lost; it is a treasure laid up and guarded for the doer's need.
~By Edwin Markham ~


Our intentions may be very good, but, because the intelligence is limited, the action may turn out to be a mistake - a mistake, but not necessarily a sin, for sin comes out of a wrong intention.
~By E. Stanley Jones ~


No action is without its side effects.
~By Barry Commoner ~


Winning teams have the least amount of distractions. They have a really tight group of people working towards the same common goal.
~By Larry Dixon ~


Action, looks, words, steps, form the alphabet by which you may spell character.
~By Johann Kaspar Lavater ~


The greatest happiness is to transform one's feelings into action.
~By Madame de Stael ~


When our thoughts - which bring actions - are filled with hate against anyone, Negro or white, we are in a living hell. That is as real as hell will ever be.
~By George Washington Carver ~


I would just love to do something where I'd have to train and work really hard and do one of those types of action movies, which a lot of women are doing now.
~By Christina Milian ~


Everyone designs who devises courses of action aimed at changing existing situations into preferred ones.
~By Herbert Simon ~


I think the older I get the more creative I get, I don't have the distractions that I had when I was younger.
~By Marc Almond ~


What I argue is that if I'm going to be held accountable for my actions that I should be allowed to record... my actions. Especially if somebody else is keeping a record of my actions.
~By Steve Mann ~


I think paranormal experiences are very personal, again, if they are that. Yes, sometimes I've felt that some things I would personally believe enough for me to take action on it... like, you know, I felt something happen in a hotel once that made me never stay there again.
~By Andrea Corr ~


By prevailing over all obstacles and distractions, one may unfailingly arrive at his chosen goal or destination.
~By Christopher Columbus ~


I think it's a good thing for a president or political leaders to want to put their values or their faith into action. Desmond Tutu did that in South Africa. Martin Luther King Jr. did that here. This is a good thing.
~By Jim Wallis ~


With me, satisfaction is always very fleeting with our work. I always get a little restless with it.
~By Geddy Lee ~


I'd say that my profession ends where architectural thinking ends - architectural thinking in terms of thinking about programs and organizational structure. These abstractions play a role in many other disciplines, and those disciplines are now defining their 'architectures' as well.
~By Rem Koolhaas ~


Action without a name, a "who" attached to it, is meaningless.
~By St. Jerome ~


If you are of the opinion that the contemplation of suicide is sufficient evidence of a poetic nature, do not forget that actions speak louder than words.
~By Fran Lebowitz ~


Vision without action is merely a dream. Action without vision just passes the time. Vision with action can change the world.
~By Joel A. Barker ~


American society is a sort of flat, fresh-water pond which absorbs silently, without reaction, anything which is thrown into it.
~By Henry B. Adams ~


Iran stands behind a substantial number of terrorist actions against us, together with Hizballah and the Islamic Jihad. It pretends to care for the Palestinians.
~By Moshe Katsav ~


Only that thing is free which exists by the necessities of its own nature, and is determined in its actions by itself alone.
~By Baruch Spinoza ~


Patriotism is voluntary. It is a feeling of loyalty and allegiance that is the result of knowledge and belief. A patriot shows their their patriotism through their actions, by their choice.
~By Jesse Ventura ~


At the same time, I think books create a sort of network in the reader's mind, with one book reinforcing another. Some books form relationships. Other books stand in opposition. No two writers or readers have the same pattern of interaction.
~By Margaret Mahy ~


I felt ashamed for what I had done. I don't have any excuses. I did what I did. I take full responsibility for myself and my actions. I wouldn't pawn this off on anybody. I'm sorry it happened. And I hurt people.
~By Louie Anderson ~


I wasn't good at being affable. You get beyond that and realise the attraction in any human being has more to do with what they give to someone rather than just being face candy.
~By Alison Moyet ~


Action is the highest perfection and drawing forth of the utmost power, vigor, and activity of man's nature.
~By Bishop Robert South ~


Action may not bring happiness but there is no happiness without action.
~By William James ~


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


As societies grow decadent, the language grows decadent, too. Words are used to disguise, not to illuminate, action: you liberate a city by destroying it. Words are to confuse, so that at election time people will solemnly vote against their own interests.
~By Gore Vidal ~


God's designs may be frequent justification for our actions, but it is we, the self-made men, who take the credit.
~By Arthur Erickson ~


No money is better spent than what is laid out for domestic satisfaction.
~By Samuel Johnson ~


I think it's the broadest source of dissatisfaction amongst Republicans, out-of-control spending.
~By Pat Toomey ~


And I really do think that the difficulty of research makes it more real to you than punching a thing to find out how many men were killed at this particular action.
~By Shelby Foote ~


What I would say to the young men and women who are beset by hopelessness and doubt is that they should go and see what is being done on the ground to fight poverty, not like going to the zoo but to take action, to open their hearts and their consciences.
~By Abbe Pierre ~


Actions are right in proportion as they tend to promote happiness; wrong as they tend to produce the reverse of happiness. By happiness is intended pleasure and the absence of pain.
~By John Stuart Mill ~


Ron allowed us to see right away the private piece of a person about to become very public. I suspect we're going to see more of her very private world - Laura's private experience. I'm not sure yet how public she's going to be about the actions she's going to have to take.
~By Mary McDonnell ~


Nonviolent tactics can move into action on our behalf men not naturally inclined to act for us.
~By Barbara Deming ~


People don't realize that molecules themselves are somewhat hypothetical, and that their interactions are more so, and that the biological reactions are even more so.
~By Kary Mullis ~


I wanted to improve the suburban office building; to create a great urban space in a suburban environment with all that implies about interaction, collaboration and creativity.
~By Helmut Jahn ~


However, some of my work is very subtle, and one should expect very subtle reactions to it.
~By Jim Hodges ~


I can't get no satisfaction.
~By Mick Jagger ~


Perhaps I am doomed to retrace my steps under the illusion that I am exploring, doomed to try and learn what I should simply recognize, learning a mere fraction of what I have forgotten.
~By Andre Breton ~


My satisfaction comes from my commitment to advancing a better world.
~By Faye Wattleton ~


There is a comfort zone of knowing where things are going and having characters in place, but the action gets more and more dramatic and is very challenging to describe.
~By Jerry B. Jenkins ~


Habits are the daughters of action, but then they nurse their mother, and produce daughters after her image, but far more beautiful and prosperous.
~By Jeremy Taylor ~

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