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"Religious conservatives still lack a theology of direct political action." - Ralph E. Reed, Jr.

"The lack of alternatives to an illegal action does not legitimise that action." - Zadie Smith

"There is no fate that plans men's lives. Whatever comes to us, good or bad, is usually the result of our own action or lack of action." - Herbert N. Casson

"There is no fate that plans men's lives. Whatever comes to us, good or bad, is usually the result of our own action or lack of action." - Herbert Newton Casson

"The American people are tired. They're tired of the bickering in Washington, D.C., and the lack of action." - Chris Christie

"If and perhaps.... The language of procrastination and uncertainty. That's just people looking to justify their own lack of action." - John Flanagan

"Guilt is not a response to anger; it is a response to one's own actions or lack of action." - Audre Lorde

"Lack of candor blocks smart ideas, fast action, and good people contributing all the stuff they've got. It's a killer." - Jack Welch

"The greatest choice we have is to think before we act and then take action toward our life goals every day. Our problems result not only from our lack of action, but from our action without thought." - Denis Waitley

"The basis of action is lack of imagination. It is the last resource of those who know not how to dream." - Oscar Wilde

"Japan's inexplicable lack of response to even consider a move to re-open their market to U.S. beef will sorely tempt economic trade action against Japan." - Saxby Chambliss

"The legacy of the Bush administration is a lack of positive action on energy and the environment and profligate and irresponsible spending with no commensurate action to deal with looming liabilities." - Lawrence Wilkerson

"The Australian way of affirmative action is setting goals and recognising discrimination and lack of opportunity and deciding to take action and setting some goals and targets. I guess I prefer that language to talking about quotas." - Quentin Bryce

"Be aware of the big difference between inspired action and activity. Activity comes from the brain-mind and is rooted in disbelief and lack of faith - you are taking action to "make" your desire happen. Inspired action is allowing the law to work through you and to move you. Activity feels hard. Inspired action feels wonderful." - Rhonda Byrne

"Lack of prayer is the cause of lack of time." - Peter Kreeft

"Lack of forgiveness of others breeds lack of self-forgiveness." - Albert Ellis

"Lack of time is actually lack of priorities." - Tim Ferriss

"Mr. Complete Lack of Sympathy" - Karen Chance

"There's no lack of void." - Samuel Beckett

"Optimism is lack of information." - Faina Ranevskaya

"When a man asks himself what is meant by action he proves that he isn't a man of action. Action is a lack of balance. In order to act you must be somewhat insane. A reasonably sensible man is satisfied with thinking." - James Baldwin

"When a man asks himself what is meant by action he proves he is not a man of action. Action is a lack of balance. In order to act you must be somewhat insane. A reasonably sensible man is satisfied with thinking." - Georges Clemenceau

"When a man asks himself what is meant by action he proves that he isn't a man of action. Action is a lack of balance. In order to act you must be somewhat insane. A reasonably sensible man is satisfied with thinking." - Georges Clemenceau

"When a man asks himself what is meant by action he proves that he isn't a man of action. Action is a lack of balance. In order to act you must be somewhat insane. A reasonably sensible man is satisfied with thinking." - James A Baldwin

"What Newcastle lack is a lack of pace" - Charlie Nicholas

"Lack of emotion causes lack of progress and lack of motivation." - Tony Robbins

"A certain amount of impatience may be useful to stimulate and motivate us to action. However, I believe that a lack of patience is a major cause of the difficulties and unhappiness in the world today." - Joseph B Wirthlin

"The key is to remember a sex scene is a scene of dramatic action and psychological development. You need to pay attention to emotion and to a character's self-awareness or lack of self-awareness." - K. M. Soehnlein

"There are a lot of complaints by the older generation about the lack of action in this generation. My retort: give these people something to be engaged in. Cutting a check is not engaging." - Ben Rattray

"Bush is very clever. When the debate should have been about the deterioration of our cities and the lack of action by government, he sent in his idiot to make an outrageous statement about Murphy Brown." - Tim Robbins

"And nothing embittered me, which is important, because I think ethnic people and women in this society can end up being embittered because of the lack of affirmative action, you know." - James Earl Jones

"There has been in our time a lack of reliance on language and a lack of experimentation which are frightening to anyone who sees them as symptoms. We know the phenomenon of stage-fright: it holds the player shivering, incapable of speech or action. Perhaps there is an audience-fright which the play can feel, which leaves him with these incapacities." - Muriel Rukeyser

"A person is praiseworthy for a right action to the extent that her action manifests, and is rationalized by, good will, that is, concern for the right and the good, not necessarily under the description "right" or "good". A person is blameworthy for a wrong action to the extent that her action manifests, and is rationalized by, ill will - concern for the wrong and bad, also de re - or moral indifference - lack or deficiency of good will." - Nomy Arpaly

"What a director really does is set the emotional temperature and the mood and the level, amount, or lack of, distance between the action and the character, and the character and the audience." - James Gray

"Lack of skill dictates economy of style." - Joey Ramone

"Most men fail, not through lack of education, but from lack of dogged determination, from lack of dauntless will." - Orison Swett Marden

"What is childlike humility? It's not the lack of intelligence, but the lack of guile. The lack of an agenda." - Todd Burpo

"What is childlike humility? It's not the lack of intelligence, but the lack of guile. The lack of an agenda." - Todd Burpo

"What is childlike humility? It's not the lack of intelligence, but the lack of guile. The lack of an agenda." - Todd Burpo

"Love . . . [is] a lack of personal selfishness." - Theodore M. Burton

"A lack of doxology leads to depravity." - Ann Voskamp

"Lack of desire is the greatest riches." - Seneca the Younger

"Lack of compliance is hindering the investigation." - Charlie Melancon

"Lack of knowledge - that is the problem." - W Edwards Deming

"There is no lack of opportunity." - Wallace D. Wattles

"Cunning proceeds from lack of capacity." - Benjamin Franklin

"The lack of work destroys people." - Katharine Hepburn

"Pressure comes from a lack of preparation" - Colin Kaepernick

"Poverty is the lack of light." - Lucero Isaac

"Underdevelopment is a lack of maintenance." - Lucero Isaac

"Lack of understanding is always painful." - Byron Katie

"They have a plentiful lack of wit." - William Shakespeare

"Seeking revenge: what a lack of foresight." - Natalie Clifford Barney

"Insanity is a lack of proportion." - Barbara Grizzuti Harrison

"ability atrophies through lack of exercise." - Glenda Jackson

"All ignorance is the lack of love." - Hazrat Inayat Khan

"Poverty breeds lack of self-reliance" - Daniel De Leon

"All reluctance is a lack of confidence." - Todd Duncan

"Don't mistake politeness for lack of strength." - Sonia Sotomayor

"Normal means lack of imagination and creativity." - Jean Dubuffet

"Lack of industry is an attitude." - Sterling W Sill

"What we lack is intensity of life." - Carl Jung

"Familiarity leads to lack of Gratitude." - Radhanath Swami

"Hate is a lack of imagination." - Graham Greene

"Lack of knowledge... that is the problem." - W Edwards Deming

"I have the necessary lack of tact." - Ted Koppel

"Poverty breeds lack of self-reliance." - Daniel De Leon

"Suffering follows the lack of wisdom." - Frederick Lenz

"Lack of charisma can be fatal." - Jenny Holzer

"Most people fail, not because of lack of desire, but, because of lack of commitment." - Vince Lombardi

"The country is dying cause of an lack of men, not a lack of programms." - Corneliu Zelea Codreanu

"Romania is dying because of a lack of men, not a lack of programs." - Corneliu Zelea Codreanu

"Foolishness is rarely a matter of lack of intelligence or even lack of information." - John Mccarthy

"Beings are owners of their action, heirs of their action." - Gautama Buddha

"When I understand myself, I understand you, and out of that understanding comes love. Love is the missing factor; there is a lack of affection, of warmth in relationship; and because we lack that love, that tenderness, that generosity, that mercy in relationship, we escape into mass action which produces further confusion, further misery. We fill our hearts with blueprints for world reform and do not look to that one resolving factor which is love." - Jiddu Krishnamurti

"Lack of self-confidence is, more often than not, simple laziness. We feel confused and uncertain because we do not know. But instead of making the effort to investigate, we procrastinate and worry. We tell ourselves we can't instead of learning how we can. If we used the mental energy we expend in worry and fear to get out and find out about what we do not know, we would see our self-confidence grow. Lack of self-confidence is not overcome by faith, but by action. It is a lack, not of certainty, but of effort. Too often we are certain that we can't before we give ourselves a fair chance." - Laurence Boldt

"Order, thou eye of action." - Aaron Hill

"Discipline is consistency of action." - James C Collins

"Loneliness is not lack of company, loneliness is lack of purpose." - Guillermo Maldonado

"The world shall perish not for lack of wonders, but for lack of wonder" - John B S Haldane

"It is a lack of commitment, not a lack of talent, that damns you to mediocrity." - Roy H Williams

"More men fail though lack of purpose than lack of talent." - Billy Sunday

"More tears have been shed over men's lack of manners than their lack of morals." - Helen Hathaway

"The lack of joy in your life is due to your lack of mission." - Timothy Keller

"Contemporary society has become dry, not for lack of wonders but for lack of wonder." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"Nobody dies from lack of sex. It's lack of love we die from." - Margaret Atwood

"poverty denotes a lack of necessities and simplicity a lack of needs." - Dervla Murphy

"Fear is a lack of love, just as darkness is a lack of light." - Bijan

"Lack of money is no obstacle. Lack of an idea is an obstacle." - Ken Hakuta

"lack of will power leads to more failure than lack of intelligence or ability." - Anchee Min

"Never think that lack of variability is stability. Don't confuse lack of volatility with stability, ever." - Nassim Nicholas Taleb

"More men fail through lack of purpose than lack of talent." - Billy Sunday

"Common sense is usually lack of imagination, and imagination is usually lack of common sense." - Evan Esar

"It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"Knowledge kills action; action requires the veils of illusion." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"The spiritual is the cause of action. Action is life." - Daniel D Palmer

"Want of foresight, unwillingness to act when action would be simple and effective, lack of clear thinking, confusion of counsel until the emergency comes, until self-preservation strikes its jarring gong - these are the features which constitute the endless repetition of history." - Winston Churchill

"Want of foresight, unwillingness to act when action would be simple and effective, lack of clear thinking, confusion of counsel until the emergency comes, until self-preservation strikes its jarring gong-these are the features which constitute the endless repetition of history." - Winston Churchill

"Everyone on the Commission assumes that 9/11 resulted from a lack of government action. No one in Washington has raised the question of whether our shortcomings, brought to light by 9/11, could have been a result of too much government." - Ron Paul

"It is tragic that the Fuehrer should have the whole nation behind him with the single exception of the Army generals. In my opinion it is only by action that they can now atone for their faults of lack of character and discipline." - Alfred Jodl

"For if many ill-conceived plans have succeeded through the still greater lack of judgment of an opponent, many more, apparently well laid, have on the contrary ended in disgrace. The confidence with which we form our schemes is never completely justified in their execution; speculation is carried on in safety, but, when it comes to action, fear causes failure." - Thucydides

"You can never tell what type of impact you may make on another's life by your actions or lack of action. Some times just with a smile on the street to a passing stranger can make a difference we could never imagine." - Ed Foreman

"There are a lot of complaints by the older generation about the lack of action in this generation. My retort: give these people something to be engaged in. Cutting a check is not engaging. Some charities treat donors like cash machines. Until now there hasn't been any effective way for them to provide a more personal or interactive giving experience." - Ben Rattray

"The degradation of our environment is undeniably a direct result of our lack of regard, lack of accountability, and lack of responsibility." - Nikki Reed

"Imitation is often a shortcut to a solution. We copy when we lack the inclination, the ability or the time to work out an independent solution. People in a hurry will imitate more readily than people at leisure. Hustling thus tends to produce uniformity. And in the deliberate fusing of individuals into a compact group, incessant action will play a considerable role." - Eric Hoffer

"Self-appraisals of efficacy are reasonably accurate, but they diverge from action because people do not know fully what they will have to do, lack information for regulating their effort, or are hindered by external factors from doing what they can" - Albert Bandura

"There's a part of bohemia I love. The lack of prejudice, the lack of aggression, I love the lack, for the most part, of competitiveness. It's more peaceful." - Peter Mullan

"Lack of money is the root of of all evil." - George Bernard Shaw

"Mediocrity is perhaps due not so much to lack of imagination as to lack of faith in the imagination, lack of the capacity for this abandon." - Denise Levertov

"The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will." - Vince Lombardi

"Lack of ornamentation is a sign of spiritual strength." - Adolf Loos

"One great cause of failure is lack of concentration." - Bruce Lee

"Lack of planning is the cause of most failures." - Brian Tracy

"Lack of clarity is always a sign of dishonesty." - Celia Green

"Lack of conditioning will make a coward of us all." - Dominick Cruz

"Tricks and treachery are merely proofs of lack of skill." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"The lack of money is the root of all evils." - Mark Twain

"Lack of manners is the sign of a hero." - Jean Cocteau

"The scarcity of years does not necessitate lack of wisdom." - James Clavell

"I should have the courage of my lack of convictions." - Tom Stoppard

"The lack of money is the root of all evil." - Mark Twain

"Lack of money is the root of all evil." - George Bernard Shaw

"The cause of homelessness is lack of housing." - Jonathan Kozol

"Lack of sensitivity is perhaps basically an unawareness of ourselves." - Eric Hoffer

"Kids are fat because of lack of parenting." - Ben Shapiro

"The lack of understanding of something is not evidence for God. It's evidence of a lack of understanding." - Lawrence M Krauss

"Reality is an illusion created by a lack of alcohol." - N. F. Simpson

"Bullying exists because of a lack adult intervention." - Stuart Green

"Gossip is only the lack of a worthy memory." - Elbert Hubbard

"Sleep is just a symptom of caffeine lack" - Herman Friele

"Failure is not about insecurity. It's about lack of execution." - Jeffrey Gitomer

"You lack the season of all natures, sleep." - William Shakespeare

"I believe in strength over lack of weakness." - Ben Horowitz

"Vimes's lack of interest in other people's children was limitless." - Terry Pratchett

"Ask me about my complete lack of interest. (T-shirt)" - Darynda Jones

"What looks like resistance is often a lack of clarity." - Chip Heath

"Money isn't everything, but lack of money isn't anything." - Franklin P. Adams

"Reality is the cage of those who lack imagination." - John B S Haldane

"Never make decisions from a place of lack." - Arianna Huffington

"Lack of education turns soldiers into killing machines." - Jacque Fresco

"We're all confounded by a lack of time." - Lou Dobbs

"Asking doesn't mean you lack wisdom - it's evidence of wisdom." - Andy Stanley

"Excuses are your lack of faith in your own power." - Robert Anthony

"Nothing shows lack of conscience better than bold-faced lying." - Bob Altemeyer

"Freedom is not the same as lack of accountability." - Kevin Powers

"Darkness, true darkness, is something more than lack of light." - Kami Garcia

"Power corrupts, but lack of power corrupts absolutely." - Adlai Stevenson

"Lack of orders is no excuse for inaction." - George S Patton

"Ideas or the lack of them can cause disease." - Kurt Vonnegut

"Three problems we have: lack of boundaries, insufficient language, incompletions." - Thomas Leonard



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