A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006.

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Entry from May 03, 2018
“Excuses don’t construct monuments. Action does”

"Excuses don’t construct monuments. Action does” is a motivational saying that has been printed on many images. The saying is from Canadian author and motivation speaker Robin Sharma, and he posted it on Twitter on February 25, 2015.


Wikipedia: Robin Sharma
Robin Sharma is a Canadian writer and motivational speaker known for his The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari book series.

Sharma worked as a litigation lawyer until age 25, when he self-published MegaLiving (1994), a book on stress management and spirituality. He initially also self-published The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari, which was then picked up for wider distribution by HarperCollins.

Facebook
Ashtosh Upadhyay
February 24, 2015 ยท
Excuses don’t construct monuments. Action does.
(An image is shown with the saying, and with credit to Robin Sharma.—ed.)

Twitter
Robin Sharma
@RobinSharma
Excuses don’t construct monuments. Action does.
12:00 AM - 25 Feb 2015

Twitter
Erslan
@ErslanMalik
Excuses don’t construct monuments. Action does.
12:03 AM - 25 Feb 2015

Twitter
Samir Dawoodani
@samirdawoodani
Excuses don’t construct monuments. Action does - Robin Sharma
12:04 AM - 25 Feb 2015

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Action
Jagpal Suri
3/12/15
Excuses don’t construct monuments. Action does.

Twitter
Robin Sharma
@RobinSharma
Excuses don’t construct monuments. Action does. #QOTD
6:00 AM - 21 May 2015

Twitter
Nell Colbert
@necolbert
Excuses don’t construct monuments.  Action does!
#WPMobileNotary #Notary
2:01 PM - 31 Mar 2018

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityWork/Businesses • Thursday, May 03, 2018 • Permalink