Talk that does not end in any kind of action is better suppressed altogether.
The end of man is action, and not thought, though it be noblest
The purpose of man is in action, not thought.
Doubt, of whatever kind, can be ended by action alone.
Hadst thou not Greek enough to understand thus much: The end of man is an Action, and not a Thought, though it were the noblest.
What is all Knowledge too, but recorded Experience, and a product of History; of which, therefore, Reasoning and Belief, no less than Action and Passion, are essential materials.
Narrative is linear, but action has breadth and depth as well as height and is solid.