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All the world's a stage, and all the men and women merely players: they have their exits and their entrances; and one man in his time plays many parts, his acts being seven ages.
Before the throne of the Almighty, man will be judged not by his acts but by his intentions. For God alone reads our hearts.
Put your heart, mind, and soul into even your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.
An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life.
Robert A. Heinlein
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
What a wee little part of a person's life are his acts and his words! His real life is led in his head, and is known to none but himself.
Power is of two kinds. One is obtained by the fear of punishment and the other by acts of love. Power based on love is a thousand times more effective and permanent then the one derived from fear of punishment.
Great ambition is the passion of a great character. Those endowed with it may perform very good or very bad acts. All depends on the principles which direct them.
What matters is to live in the present, live now, for every moment is now. It is your thoughts and acts of the moment that create your future. The outline of your future path already exists, for you created its pattern by your past.
The superior man acts before he speaks, and afterwards speaks according to his action.
Moral excellence comes about as a result of habit. We become just by doing just acts, temperate by doing temperate acts, brave by doing brave acts.
Great acts are made up of small deeds.
Few will have the greatness to bend history itself; but each of us can work to change a small portion of events, and in the total; of all those acts will be written the history of this generation.
What a man believes may be ascertained, not from his creed, but from the assumptions on which he habitually acts.
George Bernard Shaw
It is to be regretted that the rich and powerful too often bend the acts of government to their own selfish purposes.
Terrorist attacks can shake the foundations of our biggest buildings, but they cannot touch the foundation of America. These acts shatter steel, but they cannot dent the steel of American resolve.
George W. Bush
For disappearing acts, it's hard to beat what happens to the eight hours supposedly left after eight of sleep and eight of work.
To keep your character intact you cannot stoop to filthy acts. It makes it easier to stoop the next time.
Thankfulness is the beginning of gratitude. Gratitude is the completion of thankfulness. Thankfulness may consist merely of words. Gratitude is shown in acts.
Henri Frederic Amiel
The act of dying is one of the acts of life.
Each Warrior wants to leave the mark of his will, his signature, on important acts he touches. This is not the voice of ego but of the human spirit, rising up and declaring that it has something to contribute to the solution of the hardest problems, no matter how vexing!
Every judgement of conscience, be it right or wrong, be it about things evil in themselves or morally indifferent, is obligatory, in such wise that he who acts against his conscience always sins.
Man is only great when he acts from passion.
There is a certain enthusiasm in liberty, that makes human nature rise above itself, in acts of bravery and heroism.
Stupidity talks, vanity acts.
The three hardest tasks in the world are neither physical feats nor intellectual achievements, but moral acts: to return love for hate, to include the excluded, and to say, 'I was wrong'.
Sydney J. Harris
Life is too short to be little. Man is never so manly as when he feels deeply, acts boldly, and expresses himself with frankness and with fervor.
Acting deals with very delicate emotions. It is not putting up a mask. Each time an actor acts he does not hide; he exposes himself.
Of all acts of man repentance is the most divine. The greatest of all faults is to be conscious of none.
Our acts make or mar us, we are the children of our own deeds.
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