Deeds Quotes

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

William Shakespeare

Remember that it is not by a tyrant's words, but only by his deeds that we can know him.

Dwight David Eisenhower

The end result of wisdom is... good deeds.

The Talmud

It takes many good deeds to build a good reputation, and only one bad one to lose it.

Benjamin Franklin

The man of life upright has a guiltless heart, free from all dishonest deeds or thought of vanity.

Thomas Carlyle

Our acts make or mar us, we are the children of our own deeds.

Victor Hugo

Great deeds are usually wrought at great risks.

Herodotus

Love and desire are the spirit's wings to great deeds.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Our deeds still travel with us from afar, and what we have been makes us what we are.

George Eliot

Ambition and love are the wings to great deeds.

Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

Ugly deeds are most estimable when hidden.

Blaise Pascal

Real worth requires no interpreter: its everyday deeds form its emblem.

Nicolas Chamfort

It is thought and feeling which guides the universe, not deeds.

Edgar Cayce

Courage is by no means incompatible with tenderness. On the contrary, gentleness and tenderness have been found to characterize the men, no less than the women, who have done the most courageous deeds.

Samuel Smiles

Little deeds of kindness, little words of love, Help to make earth happy, like the heaven above.

Julia F. Carney

On life's journey faith is nourishment, virtuous deeds are a shelter, wisdom is the light by day and right mindfulness is the protection by night. If a man lives a pure life, nothing can destroy him.

Buddha

Not a day passes over this earth but men and women of note do great deeds, speak great words and suffer noble sorrows.

Charles Reed

For blessings ever wait on virtuous deeds, And though late, a sure reward succeeds.

William Congreve

The effects of our actions may be postponed but they are never lost. There is an inevitable reward for good deeds and an inescapable punishment for bad. Meditate upon this truth, and seek always to earn good wages from Destiny.

Wu Ming Fu

It has been my experience that the better a man you are, the more folks there are who resent you for it, and find occasion to get angry at you no matter how kindly meant your deeds may be.

Orson Scott Card

Error is the force that welds men together; truth is communicated to men only by deeds of truth.

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

The memories of a man in his old age are the deeds of a man in his prime.

Pink Floyd

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

Even if a person excels in Torah and good deeds more than all his contemporaries, if he has not learned the secrets of Torah and the wisdom of truth, he must reincarnate in the world (...) Now the matter is clarifiedthe whole part of the revealed Torah is but a preparation to become worthy and merit attaining the concealed part. It is the concealed part that is very wholeness and the purpose for which man is created.

Yehuda Ashlag

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