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    So our lives
    In acts exemplarie, not only winne
    Ourselves good Names, but doth to others give
    Matter for virtuous Deedes, by which wee live.

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His deeds inimitable, like the Sea
That shuts still as it opes, and leaves no tracts
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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.

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An injury graves itself in metal, but a benefit writes itself in
water.
[Fr., L'injure se grave en read more

An injury graves itself in metal, but a benefit writes itself in
water.
[Fr., L'injure se grave en metal; et le bienfait s'escrit en
l'onde.]

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Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds.

Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds.

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We have left undone those things which we ought to have done; and
we have done those things which read more

We have left undone those things which we ought to have done; and
we have done those things which we ought not to have done.

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The will for the deed.

The will for the deed.

by Colley Cibber Found in: Deeds Quotes,
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All your better deeds
Shall be in water writ, but this in marble.

All your better deeds
Shall be in water writ, but this in marble.

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To be nameless in worthy deeds, exceeds an infamous history.

To be nameless in worthy deeds, exceeds an infamous history.

by Sir Thomas Browne Found in: Deeds Quotes,
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Whatever is worth doing at all is worth doing well.

Whatever is worth doing at all is worth doing well.

by Philip Dormer Stanhope Found in: Deeds Quotes,
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"I worked for men," my Lord will say,
When we meet at the end of the King's highway;
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"I worked for men," my Lord will say,
When we meet at the end of the King's highway;
"I walked with the beggar along the road,
I kissed the bondsman stung by the goad,
I bore my half of the porter's load.
And what did you do," my Lord will say,
"As you traveled along the King's highway?"

by Robert Davies Found in: Deeds Quotes,
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