Quotes with activity
If we desire to do what will please God, and what will help men, we presently find ourselves taken out of our narrow habits of thought and action; we find new elements of our nature called into activity; we are no longer running along a narrow track of selfish habit.
Dictionary of Burning Words of Brilliant Writers (1895)
The pursuit of truth and beauty is a sphere of activity in which we are permitted to remain children all our lives.
True enjoyment comes from activity of the mind and exercise of the body; the two are united.
Thousands of men of great native ability have been lost to the world because they have not had to wrestle with obstacles, and to struggle under difficulties sufficient to stimulate into activity their dormant powers. No effort is too dear which helps us along the line of our proper career.
Pushing to the Front or, Success Under Difficulties (1894)
Love is that splendid triggering of human vitality... the supreme activity which nature affords anyone for going out of himself toward someone else.