Deeds Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Deeds

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A man is great by deeds, not by birth.
~By Chanakya ~


Fate is nothing but the deeds committed in a prior state of existence.
~By Ralph Waldo Emerson ~


It was not the path I was to take. Because of my deeds, I will never know peace again.
~By Hiawatha ~


We would frequently be ashamed of our good deeds if people saw all of the motives that produced them.
~By Francois de La Rochefoucauld ~


It is requisite for the relaxation of the mind that we make use, from time to time, of playful deeds and jokes.
~By Thomas Aquinas ~


Real worth requires no interpreter: its everyday deeds form its emblem.
~By Nicolas de Chamfort ~


It is our duty to watch over the actions and activities of this government and to insist that, in words as well as in deeds, the interests of our constituency primarily and of the Nation ultimately are served.
~By Diane Watson ~


Great nations write their autobiographies in three manuscripts - the book of their deeds, the book of their words and the book of their art.
~By John Ruskin ~


Let the professors of Christianity recommend their religion by deeds of benevolence - by Christian meekness - by lives of temperance and holiness.
~By Richard Mentor Johnson ~


It is thought and feeling which guides the universe, not deeds.
~By Edgar Cayce ~


Words without deeds is an affront to the principle that guides our Nation and makes a mockery of the values we as public servants claim to love.
~By Jon Corzine ~


Talking isn't doing. It is a kind of good deed to say well; and yet words are not deeds.
~By William Shakespeare ~


Great deeds are usually wrought at great risks.
~By Herodotus ~


Authentic values are those by which a life can be lived, which can form a people that produces great deeds and thoughts.
~By Allan Bloom ~


And now may the blessing of God rest upon all men. I have told unto them the Epic of Kings, and the Epic of Kings is come to a close, and the tale of their deeds is ended.
~By Ferdowsi ~


Small deeds done are better than great deeds planned.
~By Peter Marshall ~


For a season, a gifted speaker can inspire with his words, but for a lifetime John McCain has inspired with his deeds.
~By Sarah Palin ~


How oft the sight of means to do ill deeds makes ill deeds done!
~By William Shakespeare ~


Old deeds for old people, and new deeds for new.
~By Henry David Thoreau ~


Better have a black face than be worried about black deeds.
~By Robert N. Lee ~


Not a day passes over the earth, but men and women of no note do great deeds, speak great words and suffer noble sorrows.
~By Charles Reade ~


Our democracy is not a product but a continual process. It is preserved not by monuments but deeds. Sometimes it needs refining; sometimes it needs amending; sometimes it needs defending. Always, it needs improving.
~By Lee H. Hamilton ~


We live in deeds, not years; in thoughts, not figures on a dial. We should count time by heart throbs. He most lives who thinks most, feels the noblest, acts the best.
~By Philip James Bailey ~


Members will hear me say repeatedly words are important; deeds are a reality.
~By Jon Corzine ~


Let deeds match words.
~By Titus Maccius Plautus ~


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


All I ever seek from good deeds is a measure of respect.
~By Walter Annenberg ~


The vigor and power and comfort of our spiritual life depends on our mortification of deeds of the flesh.
~By John Owen ~


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


I ask every Communist individually to set an example, by deeds and without pretense, a real example worthy of a man and a Communist, in restoring order, starting normal life, in resuming work and production, and in laying the foundations of an ordered life.
~By Janos Kadar ~


No intelligent man believes that anybody ever willingly errs or willingly does base and evil deeds; they are well aware that all who do base and evil things to them unwillingly.
~By Protagoras ~


In poverty and other misfortunes of life, true friends are a sure refuge. The young they keep out of mischief; to the old they are a comfort and aid in their weakness, and those in the prime of life they incite to noble deeds.
~By Aristotle ~


The soldiers never explained to the government when an Indian was wronged, but reported the misdeeds of the Indians.
~By Geronimo ~


Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our deeds.
~By Miguel de Cervantes ~


Let each man think himself an act of God, His mind a thought, his life a breath of God; And let each try, by great thoughts and good deeds, To show the most of Heaven he hath in him.
~By Philip James Bailey ~


According to the Sutras, evil deeds result in hardships and good deeds result in blessings.
~By Bodhidharma ~


If one begins all deeds well, it is likely that they will end well too.
~By Sophocles ~


If a belief is not realized immediately in open deeds, it is stored up for the guidance of the future.
~By William Kingdon Clifford ~


Speak out in acts; the time for words has passed, and only deeds will suffice.
~By Alfred North Whitehead ~


Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds.
~By George Eliot ~


There is no refuge from memory and remorse in this world. The spirits of our foolish deeds haunt us, with or without repentance.
~By Gilbert Parker ~


The living Church of the redeemed is his book. He founded a religion of the living spirit, not of a written code, like the Mosaic law. Yet his words and deeds are recorded by as honest and reliable witnesses as ever put pen to paper.
~By Philip Schaff ~


So potent was religion in persuading to evil deeds.
~By Lucretius ~


Other famous men, those of much talk and few deeds, soon evaporate. Action is the dignity of greatness.
~By Jose Marti ~


When there is life and mankind, a person will live striving for good deeds, liberty and a bright life, and wish that goodness and justice will reign in the world.
~By Islom Karimov ~


The Israeli government has proved over the past year its commitment to peace, both in words and deeds. By contrast, the Palestinians are posing preconditions for renewing the diplomatic process in a way they have not done over the course of 16 years.
~By Benjamin Netanyahu ~


If a man suffers ill, let it be without shame; for this is the only profit when we are dead. You will never say a good word about deeds that are evil and disgraceful.
~By Aeschylus ~


For shameful deeds are taught by shameful deeds.
~By Sophocles ~


One lives with so many bad deeds on one's conscience and some good intentions in one's heart.
~By John Dewey ~


The game of life is a game of boomerangs. Our thoughts, deeds and words return to us sooner or later with astounding accuracy.
~By Florence Scovel Shinn ~


I hope to God that the inner strength that will vindicate my deeds will in good time spring forth from my own people. I have done as I had to on the prompting of my inner voice.
~By Kurt Huber ~


Your ability to rationalize your own bad deeds makes you believe that the whole world is as amoral as you are.
~By Doug Coupland ~


Love and desire are the spirit's wings to great deeds.
~By Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ~


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.
~By John Locke ~


Every minute you are thinking of evil, you might have been thinking of good instead. Refuse to pander to a morbid interest in your own misdeeds. Pick yourself up, be sorry, shake yourself, and go on again.
~By Evelyn Underhill ~


Honest people don't hide their deeds.
~By Emily Bronte ~


The bitterest tears shed over graves are for words left unsaid and deeds left undone.
~By Harriet Beecher Stowe ~


Fail I alone, in words and deeds? Why, all men strive and who succeeds?
~By Robert Browning ~


In all our deeds, the proper value and respect for time determines success or failure.
~By Malcolm X ~


Money is the worst currency that ever grew among mankind. This sacks cities, this drives men from their homes, this teaches and corrupts the worthiest minds to turn base deeds.
~By Sophocles ~


Time, which wears down and diminishes all things, augments and increases good deeds, because a good turn liberally offered to a reasonable man grows continually through noble thought and memory.
~By Francois Rabelais ~


A key to the mentality of the left is that it judges itself by its best intentions, and judges its opponents - America chief among them - by their worst deeds.
~By David Horowitz ~


Good actions ennoble us, we are the sons of our own deeds.
~By Jean Paul ~


Thoughts are the gun, words are the bullets, deeds are the target, the bulls-eye is heaven.
~By Douglas Horton ~


The men who have furnished me with my greatest inspiration have not been men of wealth, but men of deeds.
~By James Cash Penney ~


Only the other world has substance and reality; only good deeds and holy learning have tangible worth.
~By Abraham Cahan ~


I courted fame but as a spur to brave and honest deeds; who despises fame will soon renounce the virtues that deserve it.
~By David Mallet ~


One does nothing who tries to console a despondent person with word. A friend is one who aids with deeds at a critical time when deeds are called for.
~By Euripides ~


Big words seldom accompany good deeds.
~By Charlotte Whitton ~


In great deeds something abides.
~By Joseph L. Chamberlain ~


Success in crime always invites to worse deeds.
~By Edward Coke ~


The genius of America is that we are still a land of undiscovered shores, and we are at our best when we open our hearts and allow the night winds to bring renewed visions of great deeds.
~By Phil Bredesen ~


True happiness comes from the joy of deeds well done, the zest of creating things new.
~By Antoine de Saint-Exupery ~


Sometimes the way you respond to horrific, evil deeds is the measure of one's self as a man, as a nation, as people, as a community.
~By James Woods ~


Great acts are made up of small deeds.
~By Lao Tzu ~


Initial reports are encouraging. In the end of the day, it's going to be deeds, not words, that matter.
~By Stephen Hadley ~


Most people think that shadows follow, precede or surround beings or objects. The truth is that they also surround words, ideas, desires, deeds, impulses and memories.
~By Elie Wiesel ~


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


The power of noble deeds is to be preserved and passed on to the future.
~By Joshua Chamberlain ~


Reputation is favorable notoriety as distinguished from fame, which is permanent approval of great deeds and noble thoughts by the best intelligence of mankind.
~By George William Curtis ~


It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by deeds.
~By Sophocles ~


Neither soldiers nor money can defend a king but only friends won by good deeds, merit, and honesty.
~By Sallust ~


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.
~By Saint Basil ~


All great deeds and all great thoughts have a ridiculous beginning. Great works are often born on a street corner or in a restaurant's revolving door.
~By Albert Camus ~


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


What old people say you cannot do, you try and find that you can. Old deeds for old people, and new deeds for new.
~By Henry David Thoreau ~


Our sins are more easily remembered than our good deeds.
~By Democritus ~


A gentleman would be ashamed should his deeds not match his words.
~By Kong Fu Zi ~


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.
~By Leo Tolstoy ~


Actions are the seed of fate deeds grow into destiny.
~By Harry S. Truman ~


The man of sensibility is too busy talking about his feelings to have time for good deeds.
~By Mason Cooley ~


It is part of a good man to do great and noble deeds, though he risk everything.
~By Plutarch ~


Among the many misdeeds of the British rule in India, history will look upon the act depriving a whole nation of arms as the blackest.
~By Mohandas Gandhi ~


Those who aim at great deeds must also suffer greatly.
~By Plutarch ~


Sad will be the day for any man when he becomes contented with the thoughts he is thinking and the deeds he is doing - where there is not forever beating at the doors of his soul some great desire to do something larger; which he knows he was meant and made to do.
~By Phillips Brooks ~


The superior man acquaints himself with many sayings of antiquity and many deeds of the past, in order to strengthen his character thereby.
~By John Milton ~


To be doing good deeds is man's most glorious task.
~By Sophocles ~


For as one star another far exceeds, So souls in heaven are placed by their deeds.
~By Robert Greene ~


Memories of our lives, of our works and our deeds will continue in others.
~By Rosa Parks ~


Kind thoughts are rarer than either kind words or deeds. They imply a great deal of thinking about others. This in itself is rare. But they also imply a great deal of thinking about others without the thoughts being criticisms. This is rarer still.
~By Frederick William Faber ~

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September 28 ,2022
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