Deed Quotes

Just as treasures are uncovered from the earth, so virtue appears from good deeds, and wisdom appears from a pure and peaceful mind. To walk safely through the maze of human life, one needs the light of wisdom and the guidance of virtue.

Buddha

Let a good man do good deeds with the same zeal that the evil man does bad ones.

Belzer Rabbi

Through the perfect karma of good deeds, one meets the Perfect Guru, whose speech is perfect.

Sri Guru Granth Sahib

To be good is noble, but to show others how to be good is nobler and no trouble.

Mark Twain

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

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

Nicolas Chamfort

Anyone who proposes to do good must not expect people to roll stones out of his way, but must accept his lot calmly, even if they roll a few stones upon it.

Albert Schweitzer

Ugly deeds are most estimable when hidden.

Blaise Pascal

Ambition and love are the wings to great deeds.

Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

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

T. S. Eliot

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

George Eliot

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

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Great deeds are usually wrought at great risks.

Herodotus

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

Victor Hugo

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

Thomas Carlyle

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

Benjamin Franklin

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

The Talmud

Neither fire nor wind, birth nor death can erase our good deeds.

Buddha

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

Lewis Mumford

A good deed is the best prayer.

Robert Green Ingersoll

The chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God.

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

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

Friedrich Nietzsche

Man has three friends on whose company he relies. First, wealth - which goes with him only while good fortune lasts. Second, his relatives - they go only as far as the grave and leave him there. The third friend, his good deeds, go with him beyond th.

The Talmud

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

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Updated On : August 08, 2011
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