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Proverbs containing the word Action

What’s done cannot be undone

It is too late to regret an action after it has been performed. It is no use crying over spilt milk.

A stitch in time saves nine

By repairing a small tear now we avoid the necessity of repairing a large tear later on. In the same way, prompt action at an early stage may... Read more →

Nothing ventured, nothing gained

This advises bold action. If you are not prepared to take risks you cannot expect to get results. 'I want to borrow the car for the weekend,... Read more →