In dreams the truth is learned that all good works are done in the absence of a caress.
Leonard Cohen (1934-?) Canadian poet, novelist, and singer-songwriter.
Though language forms the preacher, 'Tis ''good works'' make the man.
Eliza Cook (1818-1889) English author, poet and writer.
Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds.
George Eliot (1819-1880) British writer.
Fashion your life as a garland of beautiful deeds.
Buddha (563 BC-483 BC) Founder of Buddhism.
Chop your own wood, and it will warm you twice.
Henry Ford (1863-1947) American industrialist.
We are the children of our own deeds.
Victor Hugo (1802-1885) French poet, dramatist and novelist.
Good deeds from good intentions flow; but good intentions only; build for us a place below.
That best portion of a good man's life; His little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and of love.
William Wordsworth (1770-1850) English Romantic poet.
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 (1806-1861) British poet.
O Lord, how many read the Word, and yet from vice are not deterred.