He liked to go from A to B without inventing letters between.
Quote by John McPhee
Rocks are records of events that took place at the time they formed. They are...
For every action there is an equal and opposite government program.
When it is obvious that the goals cannot be reached, don't adjust the goals, adjust...
We cannot think first and act afterward. From the moment of birth we are immersed...
Faith is confirmed by the heart, confessed by the tongue, and acted upon by the...
Inspirations never go in for long engagements; they demand immediate marriage to action.
Act as if it were impossible to fail
Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth.
An idea not coupled with action will never get any bigger than the brain cell...
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes : chance, nature, compulsion,...
Think like a man of action, act like a man of thought.
We know what a person thinks not when he tells us what he thinks, but...
The vision must be followed by the venture. It is not enough to stare up...
Action may not bring happiness but there is no happiness without action.
Words that do not match deeds are unimportant
The great end of life is not knowledge but action.
All human actions are equivalent... and all are on principle doomed to failure.
We talk on principle, but we act on interest
We are certainly in a common class with the beasts; every action of animal life...