Quotes of Deed

“ Success… seems to be connected with action. Successful men keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don't quit. ”

- Conrad Hilton

“ Men acquire a particular quality by constantly acting a particular way…you become just by performing just actions, temperate by performing temperate actions, brave by performing brave actions. ”

- Aristotle

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

- Julia A. Fletcher Carney

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

- Victor Hugo

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

- George Eliot

“ Our deeds disguise us. People need endless time to try on their deeds, until each knows the proper deeds for him to do. But every day, every hour, rushes by. There is no time. ”

- Haniel Long

“ Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds. ”

- George Eliot

“ Everyone whose deeds are more than his wisdom, his wisdom endures; and everyone whose wisdom is more than his deeds, his wisdom does not endure. ”

- Talmud

“ What monster have we here? A great Deed at this hour of day? A great just deed — and not for pay? Absurd — or insincere? ”

- Elizabeth Barrett Browning

“ Do unto others as you would have others do unto you. ”

- Bible

“ Great deeds are usually wrought at great risks. ”

- Herodotus

“ Our deeds follow us, and what we have been makes us what we are. ”

- John Dykes

“ The second principle of magic: things which have once been in contact with each other continue to act on each other at a distance after the physical contact has been severed. ”

- James G. Frazer

“ No matter what accomplishments you make, somebody helped you. ”

- Althea Gibson

“ I don't want to be remembered for my tennis accomplishments. ”

- Arthur Ashe

“ After my death I wish no other herald, No other speaker of my living actions, To keep mine honour from corruption, But such an honest chronicler as Griffith. - King Henry VIII. Act iv. Sc. 2. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ The most decisive actions of our life — I mean those that are most likely to decide the whole course of our future — are, more often than not, unconsidered. ”

- Andre Gide

“ Deeds not Words: I say so too!And yet I find it somehow true,A word may help a man in need,To nobler act and braver deed. ”

- Henry Van Dyke

“ To guarantee success, act as if it were impossible to fail. ”

- Dorothea Brande

“ An idea is a feat of association, and the height of it is a good metaphor. ”

- Robert Frost

“ The three hardest tasks in the world are neither physical feats nor intellectual achievements, but moral acts: to return love for hate, to include the excluded, and to say, "I was wrong". ”

- Sydney J. Harris

“ Quality is not an act. It is a habit. ”

- Aristotle

“ 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. ”

- St. Basil

“ A good picture is equivalent to a good deed. ”

- Vincent van Gogh

“ Ambition and love are the wings to great deeds. ”

- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“ Fashion your life as a garland of beautiful deeds. ”

- Buddha

“ For every life and every act consequence of good and evil can be shown and as in time results of many deeds are blended so good and evil in the end become confounded. ”

- T. S. Eliot

“ Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our own deeds. ”

- Miguel de Cervantes

“ Good deeds from good intentions flow; but good intentions only, build for us a place below. ”

- Unknown

“ Happy is the man whose deeds are greater than his learning. ”

- Midrash
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