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We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit. - Aristotle
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Life is a moderately good play with a badly written third act. - Truman Capote
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The secret of getting things done is to act! - Dante Alighieri
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Experience has taught me, when I am shaving of a morning, to keep watch over my thoughts, because, if a line of poetry strays into my memory, my skin bristles so that the razor ceases to act. - A. E. Housman
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As our case is new, we must think and act anew. - Abraham Lincoln
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In great contests each party claims to act in accordance with the will of God. Both may be, and one must be wrong. - Abraham Lincoln
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The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew. - Abraham Lincoln
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The shepherd drives the wolf from the sheep's for which the sheep thanks the shepherd as his liberator, while the wolf denounces him for the same act as the destroyer of liberty. Plainly, the sheep and the wolf are not agreed upon a definition of liberty. - Abraham Lincoln
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These capitalists generally act harmoniously and in concert, to fleece the people. - Abraham Lincoln
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When I hear a man preach, I like to see him act as if he were fighting bees. - Abraham Lincoln
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So the bodhisattva saves all beings, not by preaching sermons to them, but by showing them that they are delivered, they are liberated, by the act of not being able to stop changing. - Alan Watts
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Every act of rebellion expresses a nostalgia for innocence and an appeal to the essence of being. - Albert Camus
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The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion. - Albert Camus
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It is my conviction that killing under the cloak of war is nothing but an act of murder. - Albert Einstein
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Here, sir, the people govern; here they act by their immediate representatives. - Alexander Hamilton
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Act well your part, there all the honour lies. - Alexander Pope
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Honor and shame from no condition rise. Act well your part: there all the honor lies. - Alexander Pope
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To what extent is any given man morally responsible for any given act? We do not know. - Alexis Carrel
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Deliberation, n.: The act of examining one's bread to determine which side it is buttered on. - Ambrose Bierce
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Quotation, n: The act of repeating erroneously the words of another. - Ambrose Bierce
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The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity. The fears are paper tigers. You can do anything you decide to do. You can act to change and control your life; and the procedure , the process is its own reward. - Amelia Earhart
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If all of us acted in unison as I act individually there would be no wars and no poverty. I have made myself personally responsible for the fate of every human being who has come my way. - Anais Nin
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Every act you have ever performed since the day you were born was performed because you wanted something. - Andrew Carnegie
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Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but we rather have those because we have acted rightly. We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit. - Aristotle
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Quality is not an act, it is a habit. - Aristotle
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Thou wilt find rest from vain fancies if thou doest every act in life as though it were thy last. - Aristotle
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I was asked to act when I couldn't act. I was asked to sing 'Funny Face' when I couldn't sing, and dance with Fred Astaire when I couldn't dance - and do all kinds of things I wasn't prepared for. Then I tried like mad to cope with it. - Audrey Hepburn
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We are fast approaching the stage of the ultimate inversion: the stage where the government is free to do anything it pleases, while the citizens may act only by permission; which is the stage of the darkest periods of human history, the stage of rule by brute force. - Ayn Rand
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The consequences of an act affect the probability of it's occurring again. - B. F. Skinner
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As a nuclear power as the only nuclear power to have used a nuclear weapon - the United States has a moral responsibility to act. - Barack Obama
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I opposed the Defense of Marriage Act in 1996. It should be repealed and I will vote for its repeal on the Senate floor. I will also oppose any proposal to amend the U.S. Constitution to ban gays and lesbians from marrying. - Barack Obama
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There is no act of treachery or meanness of which a political party is not capable; for in politics there is no honour. - Benjamin Disraeli
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Neither a man nor a crowd nor a nation can be trusted to act humanely or to think sanely under the influence of a great fear. - Bertrand Russell
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Having a child is surely the most beautifully irrational act that two people in love can commit. - Bill Cosby
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I believe that if you show people the problems and you show them the solutions they will be moved to act. - Bill Gates
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If we must not act save on a certainty, we ought not to act on religion, for it is not certain. But how many things we do on an uncertainty, sea voyages, battles! - Blaise Pascal
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The last act is bloody, however pleasant all the rest of the play is: a little earth is thrown at last upon our head, and that is the end forever. - Blaise Pascal
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The person we believe ourselves to be will always act in a manner consistent with our self-image. - Brian Tracy
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However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them? - Buddha
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I do not believe in a fate that falls on men however they act; but I do believe in a fate that falls on them unless they act. - Buddha
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We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act. - Charles Darwin
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It's not an act. I love it. It's totally original. People go, 'What's going on with this guy? Why does he sound so weird? What is going on in his brain. I don't know. Just one day I suddenly woke up with a new brain. - Charlie Sheen
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Slash sat me down at his house and said, You've got to clean up your act. You know you've gone too far when Slash is saying, Look, you've got to get into rehab. - Charlie Sheen
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The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud. - Coco Chanel
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Too often we act - ask our schools to be truant officers, our teachers to be truant officers, because we're giving them children who have, you know, they're not ready to learn. And if they're not ready to learn by the third grade, they know they're behind. - Colin Powell
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Act enthusiastic and you will be enthusiastic. - Dale Carnegie
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If you want to be enthusiastic, act enthusiastic. - Dale Carnegie
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Beauty awakens the soul to act. - Dante Alighieri
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In 1765, Parliament passed the Stamp Act, which, as any American high school student can tell you, was an act that apparently had something to do with stamps. - Dave Barry
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Commas in The New Yorker fall with the precision of knives in a circus act, outlining the victim. - E. B. White
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