Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous
old action quotes, action sayings, and action proverbs, collected over the years from a variety
Actions speak louder than words.
Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)
Deeds are fruits; words are leaves.
English (on words and deeds)
Great minds have purposes, others have wishes.
Washington Irving (1783-1859)
Do not be like the cat who wanted a fish but was afraid to get his paws wet.
William Shakespeare (1564-1616)
Nothing is easy to the unwilling.
Gaelic (on attitude)
Nothing ventured, nothing gained.
The reward of a thing well done, is to have done it.
Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)
Willing is not enough, we must do.
Johann Von Goethe (1749-1832)