Blessings ever wait on virtuous deeds, and though a late, a sure reward succeeds
The only reward of virtue is virtue; the only way to have a friend is to be one
Virtue is its own reward.
Happiness is the reward we get for living to the highest right we know.
Faith is to believe what you do not see; the reward of this faith is to see what you believe.
A man's ethical behavior should be based effectually on sympathy, education, and social ties; no religious basis is necessary. Man would indeed be in a poor way if he had to be restrained by fear of punishment and hope of reward after death.
Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.
The problem with capitalism is that it best rewards the worst part of us: the ruthless, competitive, conniving, opportunistic, acquisitive drives, giving little reward and often much punishment--or at least much handicap--to honesty, compassion, fair play, many forms of hard work, love of justice, and a concern for those in need.
Abundance doesn't follow giving until giving becomes its own reward."
Defending the truth is not something one does out of a sense of duty or to allay guilt complexes, but is a reward in itself.
If I have done the hardest possible day's work, and then come to sit down in a corner and eat my supper comfortably --why, then I don't think I deserve any reward for my hard day's work --for am I not now at peace? Is not my supper good?
Meditation is the life of the soul: Action, the soul of meditation. and honor the reward of action
Meditation is the life of the soul; action is the soul of meditation; honor is the reward of action; so meditate, that thou mayst do; so do, that thou mayst purchase honor; for which purchase, give God the glory.
Romance, like the rabbit at the dog track, is the elusive, fake, and never attained reward which, for the benefit and amusement of our masters, keeps us running and thinking in safe circles
Romance, like the rabbit at the dog track, is the elusive, fake, and never attained reward which, for the benefit and amusement of our masters, keeps
us running and thinking in safe circles
To wait an Hour-is long-
If Love be just beyond-
To wait Eternity-is short-
If Love reward the end
Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening when you'd have preferred to talk.
Infinite striving to be the best is man's duty, it is it's own reward.
Everything else is in God's hands.
The reward of one's duty is the power to fulfill another.
The animals you eat are not those who devour others; you do not eat the carnivorous beasts, you take them as your pattern. You only hunger after sweet and gentle creatures who harm no one, which follow you, serve you, and are devoured by you as the reward of their service.
In England, the profession of the law is that which seems to hold out the strongest attraction to talent, from the circumstance, that in it ability, coupled with exertion, even though unaided by patronage, cannot fail of obtaining reward.
Hell is the highest reward that the devil can offer you for being a servant of his.
Man would indeed be in a poor way if he had to be restrained by fear of punishment and hope of reward after death.
Love is the expression of one's values, the greatest reward you can earn for the moral qualities you have achieved in your character and person, the emotional price paid by one man for the joy he receives from the virtues of another.
The highest reward for a man's toil is not what he gets for it but what he becomes by it.