man of action

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someone inclined to act first and think later


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Having a celebrated character from Japan reimagined by Man Of Action is the ideal project for Dentsu Entertainment USA.
The first time Moses was told by God to bring forth water from a rock, he was indeed ordered to smite it with his staff (Exodus 17:6), but that was when he had not yet learned to change from a man of action to a man of words.
He was, from his youth, a fearless man of action but one who could be generous and merciful to an enemy.
I think it proceeds from a pretty simple idea that Jesus is or was a man of action," explains Driscoll.
The authors dispute Vittorio de Caprariis's formula "dalla politica alla storia," pointing out that although the balance between action and reflection naturally shifted with the winding down of his public career, Guicciardini was always an observer and commentator as well as a man of action.
Garth (Caine) is the storyteller, Hub the man of action as Walt is sucked into their world which seems to have involved all kinds of unbelievable romantic adventures in North Africa.
Peck's good looks, grace and measured speech contributed to his screen image as the decent, courageous man of action.
This academic, in spite of his pensive gesture and the papers stacked on the table next to him, gives us the impression that he may be a man of action.
In a Daliesque theater of foreshortened anatomy and fantastic perspective, the guru of American ballet is projected as a Freudian juggling of three charismatic personalities - businessman in immaculate Wall Street attire; nude athlete fig-leafed by a boxing glove; man of action confronting the spectator in a baseball jacket.
The CEO is pleased as punch because he has shown himself to be a man of action and there is a created illusion of hustle and bustle around.
Marlon Brando puts his own stamp on the role of first officer Fletcher Christian, the tormented first mate transformed into a man of action.
He was a man of action, a man of compassion and a fighter for social justice.
First Godolphin assault Despite it being Dubai World Cup day Godolphin have their first runners in the race and will be looking for Man Of Action or Start Right to inject some immediate momentum into their European campaign.
Godolphin are 'in it' for the first time today, and I expect them to win the Lincoln Handicap with MAN OF ACTION (3.
Mr Johnson needs to show he is a man of action, not a powerless puppet.