Deed Quotes

The modern hero-deed must be that of questing to bring to light again the lost Atlantis of the co-ordinated soul.

Joseph Campbell

Taking the first footstep with a good thought the second with a good word and the third with a good deed I entered Paradise.

Zoroaster

It is a kind of good deed to say well; and yet words are not deeds.

William Shakespeare

A good deed is never lost. He who sows courtesy, reaps friendship; he who plants kindness, gathers love; pleasure bestowed on a grateful mind was never sterile, but generally gratitude begets reward.

Saint Basil

He who boasts of his descent, praises the deed of another.

Seneca

Try to make at least one person happy every day. If you cannot do a kind deed, speak a kind word. If you cannot speak a kind word, think a kind thought. Count up, if you can, the treasure of happiness that you would dispense in a week, in a year, in a lifetime!

Lawrence G. Lovasik

Always aim at complete harmony of thought and word and deed. Always aim at purifying your thoughts and everything will be well.

Mahatma Gandhi

Be noble in every thought And in every deed!

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The world, as transformed by this creative deed, is better than it would have been had all else remained the same, but had that deed of treason not been done at all.

Josiah Royce

The last temptation is the greatest treason: to do the right deed for the wrong reason.

T. S. Eliot

No baseness or cruelty of treason so deep or so tragic shall enter our human world, but that loyal love shall be able in due time to oppose to just that deed of treason its fitting deed of atonement.

Josiah Royce

A tree is known by its fruit; a man by his deeds. A good deed is never lost; he who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love.

Saint Basil

Tis e'er the wont of simple folk to prize the deed and overlook the motive, and of learned folk to discount the deed and lay open the soul of the doer.

John Barth

Character assassination is at once easier and surer than physical assault; and it involves far less risk for the assassin. It leaves him free to commit the same deed over and over again, and may, indeed, win him the honors of a hero in the country of his victims.

Alan Barth

Every good deed is charity whether you come to your brother's assistance or just greet him with a smile.

Muhammad

From the body of one guilty deed a thousand ghostly fears and haunting thoughts proceed.

William Wordsworth

A good deed is like peeing in your pants. Everyone knows you did it, but only you can feel it's warmth.

Unknown

the doer is merely a fiction added to the deed the deed is everything.

Friedrich Nietzsche

A good deed is the best prayer.

Robert Green Ingersoll

Don't take the will for the deed; get the deed.

Lewis Mumford

The smallest good deed is better than the grandest intention.

Unknown

No good deed goes unpunished.

Clare Boothe Luce

Since no good deed go unpunished, I'm not as cool with niggas as I once was.

Jay Z

A little water clears us of this deed

Skakespeare
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