The past speaks to us in a thousand voices, warning and comforting, animating and stirring to action.
Forgiveness is the key to action and freedom.
There is a weapon we can fight with. That is the weapon of political action.
By annihilating the desires, you annihilate the mind. Every man without passions has within him no principle of action, nor motive to act.
There are three principles in a man’s being and life, the principle of thought, the principle of speech, and the principle of action. The origin of all conflict between me and my fellow-men is that I do not say what I mean and I don’t do what I say.
Protestantism has actually put a man in the position of a country governed by secret police. The spy and eavesdropper, ‘conscience,’ watches over every motion of the mind, and all thought and action is for it a ‘matter of conscience,’ i.e. police business.
I must lose myself in action, lest I wither in despair.
An ounce of action is worth a ton of theory.
National Action Network, the group I founded, has affiliates or chapters in over 40 cities around the country.
Action springs not from thought, but from a readiness for responsibility.