Author : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Total Quotes : 96
World Other

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

- Abraham Cahan


Trust comes from deeds.

- Adolfo Aguilar Zinser

Shame Suffers

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.

- Aeschylus

Door Thoughts

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.

- Albert Camus

Words Will

Speak out in acts; the time for words has passed, and only deeds will suffice.

- Alfred North Whitehead

Thoughts Which

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

- Allan Bloom

Hearts Bad

Somehow, what's in our hearts, good or bad is eventually translated into words and deeds.

- Andy Stanley

Happiness New

True happiness comes from the joy of deeds well done, the zest of creating things new.

- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Thoughts Feels

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

- Aristotle

Over Note

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

- Charles Reade

Big Accompany

Big words seldom accompany good deeds.

- Charlotte Whitton

Ashamed His

A gentleman would be ashamed should his deeds not match his words.

- Confucius

Flowers Grow

Little deeds are like little seeds, they grow to flowers or to weeds.

- Daniel D. Palmer

Best Intentions

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.

- David Horowitz

Deserve Will

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

- David Mallet

Fancy Here

What shall I say further? Shall I not stop short and leave to your imaginations to portray the tragic deeds of war? Is it not enough that I here leave it even to unexperience to fancy the hardships, the anxieties, the dangers, even of the best life of a soldier?

- Deborah Sampson

Some Lives

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

- John Dewey

Past Superior Man

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

- John Milton

Depends Vigor

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

- John Owen

Art Great Nations

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

- John Ruskin

Title While

Title deeds establish and protect ownership of our houses, while security of property is as important to the proprietors of Tesco and Sainsbury's as it is to their customers.

- John Sulston

Love Principle

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.

- Jon Corzine

Important Repeatedly

Members will hear me say repeatedly words are important; deeds are a reality.

- Jon Corzine

Famous Other

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

- Jose Marti

Great Something

In great deeds something abides.

- Joseph Chamberlain

Future Preserved

The power of noble deeds is to be preserved and passed on to the future.

- Joshua Chamberlain

Mind Grow

When the mind once allows a doubt to gain entrance, the value of deeds performed grow less, their character changes, we forget the past and dread the future.

- Jules Verne

Mind Own

Similarly, anyone who wishes to understand the mind of the sacred writers must first cleanse his own life, and approach the saints by copying their deeds.

- Athanasius

Good Bad

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

- Benjamin Franklin

Fate Destiny

Actions are the seed of fate deeds grow into destiny.

- Harry S Truman

Inspirational Most

Noble deeds that are concealed are most esteemed.

- Blaise Pascal

Chance Wrought

Great deeds are usually wrought at great risks.

- Herodotus

Bad Suffers

Often even a whole city suffers for a bad man who sins and contrives presumptuous deeds.

- Hesiod

Hardships Result

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

- Bodhidharma

Will Mankind

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.

- Islom Karimov

Thoughts Harvest

The man who sows wrong thoughts and deeds and prays that God will bless him is in the position of a farmer who, having sown tares, asks God to bring forth for him a harvest of wheat.

- James Allen

Thought Had

We have all had the experience of finding that our reactions and perhaps even our deeds have denied beliefs we thought were ours.

- James Baldwin

Great Birth

A man is great by deeds, not by birth.

- Chanakya

Remembered More

Our sins are more easily remembered than our good deeds.

- Democritus

Sometimes Nation

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.

- James Woods

Nation Over

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.

- Diane Watson

Cures Baths

Noble deeds and hot baths are the best cures for depression.

- Dodie Smith

Always Been

God's revelation has always been in deeds. God's interventions in history have always been in deeds, in actions. Then there are those who interpret the actions, and then there are those who write down the interpretations of the actions.

- Donald Wuerl

Gun Thoughts

Thoughts are the gun, words are the bullets, deeds are the target, the bulls-eye is heaven.

- Douglas Horton

Thoughts Doing

Thinking good thoughts is not enough, doing good deeds is not enough, seeing others follow your good examples is enough.

- Douglas Horton

Which Guides

It is thought and feeling which guides the universe, not deeds.

- Edgar Cayce

Success Always

Success in crime always invites to worse deeds.

- Edward Coke

Think Precede

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.

- Elie Wiesel

She Most

The thought is a deed. Of all deeds she fertilizes the world most.

- Emile Zola

Hide Honest People

Honest people don't hide their deeds.

- Emily Bronte

World Real World

In the real world, words don't automatically translate into deeds.

- Kathleen Troia McFarland

Rest Unto

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.

- Ferdowsi

Remembered His

Man is remembered by his deeds.

- Knute Nelson

Voice Vindicate

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.

- Kurt Huber

Always Chief

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 Tolstoy

Some Helping

Some people feel good about helping others, and they do so often. They do not realize that their good deeds have a second agenda. They want to be appreciated.

- Gary Zukav

Which Figure

Our enemies are our evil deeds and their memories, our pride, our selfishness, our malice, our passions, which by conscience or by habit pursue us with a relentlessness past the power of figure to express.

- George A. Smith

Words Took

I don't expect people to forget my brash words or deeds. But I ask that they try to remember the actions that I took that were designed to help them.

- George Wallace

Thoughts Which

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

- George William Curtis

Away Been

Submitting to censorship is to enter the seductive world of 'The Giver': the world where there are no bad words and no bad deeds. But it is also the world where choice has been taken away and reality distorted. And that is the most dangerous world of all.

- Lois Lowry

Persuading Potent

So potent was religion in persuading to evil deeds.

- Lucretius

Memory Haunt

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

- Gilbert Parker

Goal Some

People do evil things because they are evil. Some people are evil in the way that some things are coloured indigo. They commit their evil deeds not to achieve some goal, but just because of the sort of people they are.

- Terry Eagleton

Allow Still

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.

- Phil Bredesen

Good Sons

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

- Miguel de Cervantes

Thoughts Feels

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.

- Philip James Bailey

Love Wisdom

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.

- Saint Basil

King Good Deeds

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

- Sallust

Mind Use

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

- Thomas Aquinas

Inspirational Words

When deeds speak, words are nothing.

- Pierre-Joseph Proudhon

Give Slight

Great deeds give choice of many tales. Choose a slight tale, enrich it large, and then let wise men listen.

- Pindar

Aim Suffer

Those who aim at great deeds must also suffer greatly.

- Plutarch

Die Think

I'm not a person who wants to die with my shoes on. I do not think I can be immortal. Maybe my deeds will be immortal. Not me.

- Mithun Chakraborty

Anybody Unwillingly

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 do them unwillingly.

- Protagoras

Thoughts Think

The range of what we think and do is limited by what we fail to notice. And because we fail to notice that we fail to notice, there is little we can do to change; until we notice how failing to notice shapes our thoughts and deeds.

- R. D. Laing

Big Set

The suffragettes were women of action. Their motto was 'Deeds not Words,' and the film reflects that with a number of big set pieces, from the smashing of windows in central London to a riot at the Houses of Parliament.

- Sarah Gavron

Will Very

This world is very good as if we do good deeds then we will get its fruits. World is bitter for those who are live their life with corruption or sins.

- Rahman Baba

Injustice Find

It isn't hard to find injustice around us, but we must not let injustice smear the good deeds that do occur everyday.

- Rand Paul

Law United

If you truly believe in a united Jerusalem, deeds have to be more than words. We need a real united Jerusalem. It takes determination, audacity, and money to provide full services and law enforcement in the entire city.

- Naftali Bennett

Be Careful Prepared

Be prepared, and be careful not to do your good deeds when there's no one watching you.

- Tom Lehrer

Meekness Lives

Let the professors of Christianity recommend their religion by deeds of benevolence - by Christian meekness - by lives of temperance and holiness.

- Richard Mentor Johnson

Words Wish

You wish to put a positive construction on your deeds and words.

- Nigel Rees

Abuse Of Power Been

These are issues we've been grappling with since the Constitution was written: how you hold your government to account for its words and deeds. It's all about power and the abuse of power.

- Valerie Plame

Doing Most

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

- Sophocles

Which Prejudices

In the grave should be buried the prejudices and passions born of conflict. Charity should hold the scales in which are weighed the deeds of men.

- Robert Green Ingersoll

Star Placed

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

- Robert Greene

Reports Encouraging

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

- Stephen Hadley

Measure Ever

All I ever seek from good deeds is a measure of respect.

- Walter Annenberg

Believe Indifference

I don't believe in devils. Indifference and misunderstandings can create evil situations. Most of the time, people who appear to be evil are really victims of evil deeds.

- Max von Sydow

Integrity Truth

Everything sells. Like integrity. Like democracy. Like truth. Like deeds.

- Steven Weber

Words Gift

As my parents taught me, by both words and deeds, a life of public services is as much a gift to the person who serves as it is to those he's serving.

- Merrick Garland

Pay Making

In the deregulated realm of US banking and finance, crime does occasionally pay for its foul deeds, not in prison time but by making modest rebates to the victims.

- William Greider

Future Guidance

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

- William Kingdon Clifford

Inspirational Works

Memories of our lives, of our works and our deeds will continue in others.

- Rosa Parks

Here Still

Long after the bomb falls and you and your good deeds are gone, cockroaches will still be here, prowling the streets like armored cars.

- Tama Janowitz

Mean Lot

Where I come from, deeds mean a lot more than words.

- Zell Miller