Words matter. These are the best Good Deed Quotes from famous people such as Shari Arison, Saint Basil, Abu Bakr, Donna Brazile, Paul Di Filippo, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.
Good Deeds Day is based on a simple idea that every person can do a good deed for the benefit of others and the planet. Even a smile that brightens someone else’s day is a good deed. I initiated Good Deeds Day to spread the message that everyone can give of themselves, according to their heart’s desire.
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.
Every day, nay every moment, try to do some good deed.
My mother wasn’t a very patient woman. If I complained about being lonely or bored, she’d tell me to go help someone, anyone. To this day, when I start feeling sorry for myself, I look for a good deed to do.
Even a smile is a good deed.
Roald Dahl pioneered a new kind of literature for youngsters, one that dispensed with cant and solemnity, favoring anarchy and joy over duty and humbuggery while acknowledging that oftentimes no good deed goes unpunished. But ultimately, it was his sheer joie de vivre that carried the day.
One should see the world, and see himself as a scale with an equal balance of good and evil. When he does one good deed the scale is tipped to the good – he and the world is saved. When he does one evil deed the scale is tipped to the bad – he and the world is destroyed.
A good picture is equivalent to a good deed.
How far that little candle throws its beams! So shines a good deed in a naughty world.
A good deed here, a good deed there, a good thought here, a good comment there, all added up to my career in one way or another.
One year, my good deed started with deciding to give all my friends makeup from a cruelty-free cosmetics line that I love. I did this with the hope that they would love it as much as I do and end up switching their makeup over to that cruelty-free line forever.
I think that short films often contain an originality, a creative freedom, an energy and an invention that is inspiring and entertaining. I think they are, as Shakespeare put it, a good deed in a naughty world.
A good deed is not just a duty, but above all, a privilege.
In the world of ‘Power,’ no good deed goes unpunished. I don’t really look at it as karma in the world of ‘Power.’ Whenever any character thinks they’re on safe ground, they get the world pulled up from under them.