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A Quote by James Russell Lowell on deed

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Moliere Not a deed would he do, Not a word would he utter, Till he's weighed its relation To plain bread and butter.

James Lowell (1819 - 1891)

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A Quote by James Howell on deed, garden, and words

A man of words and not of deeds, Is like a garden full of weeds.

James Howell (1594 - 1666)

Source: Nursery Rhyme, A Man of Words and Not of Deeds

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A Quote by Jack H. Goaslind, Jr. on deed, dreams, fatherhood, good, kindness, love, and service

Much of our love is confined to mere lip service and dreams of good deeds accomplished, but true love must be expressed in unselfish acts of kindness that bring others closer to our Heavenly Father.

Jack H. Goaslind (1928 -)

Source: Ensign, May 1981, p. 60., © by Intellectual Reserve, Inc. Used by permission.

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A Quote by Ahmad Ibn `Ata'Allah on deed, excellence, god, and good

The most excellent of those who perform good deeds are those who most often remember God in all situations.

Ibn Ata'Allah

Source: The Key To Salvation: A Sufi Manual of Invocation, 1996. p. 77

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A Quote by Horace Mann on deed and survival

Deeds survive the doers.

Horace Mann (1796 - 1859)

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A Quote by Herodotus on deed and risk

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Great deeds are usually wrought at great risks.

Herodotus (485 - 425 BC)

Source: The Histories of Herodotus

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A Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on deed, needs, and thinking

Thinking the deed, and not the creed, Would help us in our utmost need.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807 - 1882)

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A Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on companions, deed, men, saints, shame, and vices

Saint Augustine! well has thou said, That of our vices we can frame A ladder, if we will but tread Beneath our feet each deed of shame! . . . The heights by great men reached and kept Were not attained by sudden flight, But they, while their companions slept, Were toiling upward in the night.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807 - 1882)

Source: The Ladder of Saint Augustine

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A Quote by Henry N. Kost on business, deed, depression, and good

The one who keeps the stars in their place can keep us in our place. There is no depression for good deeds, and that is all that business consists of, and that is our real business.

Henry N. Kost

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A Quote by Henry David Thoreau on deed and writing

Writing may be either the record of a deed or a deed. It is nobler when it is a deed.

Henry David Thoreau (1817 - 1862)

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