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We do what we must, and call it by the best names we can, and would fain have the praise of having intended the result which ensues. (Quote by - Ralph Waldo Emerson)

What we have to do, what at any rate it is our duty to do, is to revive the old art of Lying. (Quote by - Oscar Wilde)

One good deed dying tongueless slaughters a thousand waiting upon that. Our praises are our wages. (Quote by - William Shakespeare)

He who does a deed by the hand of another, is the same as if he did it himself. (Quote by - Pope Boniface III)

O for ten years, that I may overwhelm / Myself in poesy; so I may do the deed / That my own soul has to itself decreed. (Quote by - John Keats)

Then as for him whose good deeds are preponderant, these are the successful. (Quote by - quran)

His deeds inimitable, like the Sea That shuts still as it opes, and leaves no tracts Nor prints of Precedent for poore men's facts. (Quote by - George Chapman)

Render every thought into a flower worthy to be held in His Fingers; render every deed into a fruit, full of the sweet juice of Love fit to be placed in His Hand; render every tear holy and pure, fit to wash His Lotus Feet. (Quote by - Atharva Veda)

Turn yourself not away from three best things: Good Thought, Good Word, and Good Deed. (Quote by - Zoroaster)

If an earnest person has roused himself, if he is not forgetful, if his deeds are pure, if he acts with consideration, if he restrains himself, and lives according to law,then his glory will increase. (Quote by - Friedrich Max Muller)

Whatever praises itself but in the deed, devours the deed in the praise. (Quote by - William Shakespeare)

They [Young People] have exalted notions, because they have not been humbled by life or learned its necessary limitations; moreover, their hopeful disposition makes them think themselves equal to great things / and that means having exalted notions. They would always rather do noble deeds than useful ones: Their lives are regulated more by moral feeling than by reasoning / all their mistakes are in the direction of doing things excessively and vehemently. They overdo everything / they love too much, hate too much, and the same with everything else. (Quote by - Aristotle)

Fear to do ill, and you need fear else. (Quote by - Benjamin Franklin)

We may never be strong enough to be entirely nonviolent in thought, word and deed. But we must keep nonviolence as our goal and make strong progress towards it. (Quote by - Mahatma Gandhi)

See, you don't have to think about doing the right thing if you're for the right thing then you'll do it without thinking. (Quote by - Maya Angelou)

I thought the quitclaim deed to Gary ought to have it worked out. (Quote by - Tom Hayes)

All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind. (Quote by - Abraham Lincoln)

Try to make at least one person happy every day. If you cannot do a kind deed, speak a kind word. If you cannot speak a kind word, think a kind thought. Count up, if you can, the treasure of happiness that you would dispense in a week, in a year, in a lifetime!. (Quote by - Lawrence G. Lovasik)

We have a deed to it. We feel like we own that. (Quote by - Janice Terry)

How beggarly appear arguments before a defiant deed!. (Quote by - Walt Whitman)

Deeds are fruits, words are leaves. (Quote by - English Proverb)

And in very deed for this cause have I raised thee up, for to shew in thee my power; and that my name may be declared throughout all the earth. (Quote by - Bible)

Beings are owners of their action, heirs of their action. (Quote by - Buddha)

That deed is not well done of which a man must repent, and the reward of which he receives crying and with a tearful face. (Quote by - Friedrich Max Muller)

In practical matters the end is not mere speculative knowledge of what is to be done, but rather the doing of it. It is not enough to know about Virtue, then, but we must endeavor to possess it, and to use it, or to take any other steps that may make. (Quote by - Aristotle)

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