Saying And Doing Quotes

Saying And Doing Quotes by Francois de La Rochefoucauld, Charles Dickens, Gilbert K. Chesterton, James MacDonald, Marie Beynon Lyons Ray, Thomas a Kempis and many others.

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There are persons whose only merit consists in saying and doing stupid things at the right time, and who ruin all if they change their manners.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
We all have some experience of a feeling, that comes over us occasionally, of what we are saying and doing having been said and done before, in a remote time – of our having been surrounded, dim ages ago, by the same faces, objects, and circumstances.
Charles Dickens
I owe my success to having listened respectfully to the very best advice, and then going away and doing the exact opposite.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Competing loves are detected in the gap between saying and doing.
James MacDonald
On doing what you want to do.
Marie Beynon Lyons Ray
We should have much more peace if we would not busy ourselves with the sayings and doings of others.
Thomas a Kempis
History is the same thing over and over again.
Woody Allen
Life in a small town is like an intricately plotted novel, and even though I had read every book in the public library by the time I was fourteen, I found the real people around me saying and doing far more interesting things than did the imaginary book characters.
Maxine Cheshire
If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.
Albert Schweitzer
Between saying and doing, many a pair of shoes is worn out.
Iris Murdoch
Our chief defect is that we are more given to talking about things than to doing them.
Jawaharlal Nehru
What some people term Freedom is nothing else than a liberty of saying and doing disagreeable things. It is but carrying the notion a little higher, and it would require us to break and have a head broken reciprocally without offense.
William Shenstone
Saying and Doing, have quarrel’d and parted.
Benjamin Franklin
A lot of what we say and do are regurgitated things that have to do with what we think we’re supposed to be saying and doing.
Boots Riley
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
The problem is not a lack of understanding of what we are saying and doing; the problem is difference of opinion about what to do.
Thabo Mbeki
It is no use saying, ‘We are doing our best.’ You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.
Winston Churchill