quote by Blaise Pascal

Noble deeds that are concealed are most esteemed.

— Blaise Pascal

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Noble deeds quote For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories.

For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories.

In poverty and other misfortunes of life, true friends are a sure refuge.

The young they keep out of mischief; to the old they are a comfort and aid in their weakness, and those in the prime of life they incite to noble deeds.

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

Noble deeds quote Be humble for you are made of earth. Be noble for you are made of stars.

Be humble for you are made of earth. Be noble for you are made of stars.

It is part of a good man to do great and noble deeds, though he risk everything.

Men of real merit, and whose noble and glorious deeds we are ready to acknowledge, are yet not to be endured when they vaunt their own actions.

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

Noble deeds quote The noblest art is that of making others happy.

The noblest art is that of making others happy.

While boasting of our noble deeds we're careful to conceal the ugly fact that by an iniquitous money system we have nationalized a system of oppression which, though more refined, is not less cruel than the old system of chattel slavery.

Be happy, noble heart, be blessed for all the good thou hast done and wilt do hereafter, and let my gratitude remain in obscurity like your good deeds.

Friends are an aid to the young, to guard them from error;

to the elderly, to attend to their wants and to supplement their failing power of action; to those in the prime of life, to assist them to noble deeds.

Noble deeds quote The smallest good deed is better than the grandest invention.

The smallest good deed is better than the grandest invention.

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In poverty and other misfortunes of life, true friends are a sure refuge.

I am absolutely convinced that no wealth in the world can help humanity forward, even in the hands of the most devoted worker in this cause. The example of great and pure characters is the only thing that can produce fine ideas and noble deeds. Money only appeals to selfishness and always tempts its owners irresistibly to abuse it

Where'er a noble deed is wrought, Where'er is spoken a noble thought, Our hearts in glad surprise To higher levels rise.

Noble deeds quote Deeds, not words shall speak to me.

Deeds, not words shall speak to me.

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

Fine words are traded. Noble deeds gain respect. But people who are not good, why abandon them?

It is, alas, chiefly the evil emotions that are able to leave their photographs on surrounding scenes and objects and whoever heard of a place haunted by a noble deed, or of beautiful and lovely ghosts revisiting the glimpses of the moon?

Noble deeds quote Agriculture is the most healthful, most useful and most noble employment of man.

Agriculture is the most healthful, most useful and most noble employment of man.

When a noble deed is done, who is likely to appreciate it? They who are noble themselves.

Vain-glorious man, when fluttering wind does blow In his light wing's, is lifted up to sky; The scorn of-knighthood and true chivalry. To think, without desert of gentle deed And noble worth, to be advanced high, Such praise is shame, but honour, virtue's meed, Doth bear the fairest flower in honourable seed.

The glorious memory of brave men is continually renewed;

the fame of those who have performed any noble deed is never allowed to die; and the renown of those who have done good service to their country becomes a matter of common knowledge to the multitude, and part of the heritage of posterity.

Noble deeds quote There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is be

There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.

If one but tell a thing well, it moves on with undying voice, and over the fruitful earth and across the sea goes the bright gleam of noble deeds ever unquenchable.

Well could he ride, and often men would say, "That horse his mettle from his rider takes: Proud of subjection, noble by the sway, What rounds, what bounds, what course, what stop he makes!" And controversy hence a question takes, Whether the horse by him became his deed, Or he his manage by the well-doing steed.

When I was young, I expected from people more than they could give: neverending friendship and constant excitement. Now I expect less than they can actually can give: to stay close silently. And their feelings, friendship, noble deeds always seem like a miracle to me: a true grace.

Time, which wears down and diminishes all things, augments and increases good deeds, because a good turn liberally offered to a reasonable man grows continually through noble thought and memory.

Be noble in every thought And in every deed!

If thou wouldst hear what seemly is and fit, inquire of noble woman;

they can tell, who in life's common usage hold their place by graceful deed and aptly chosen word.

A noble deed is a step towards heaven.

While every noble morality develops from a triumphant affirmation of itself, slave morality from the outset says No to what is "outside," what is "different," what is "not itself"; and this No is its creative deed.

Still this planet's soil for noble deeds grants scope abounding.

Maybe this was how you stayed sane in wartime: a handful of noble deeds amid the chaos.

True glory lies in noble deeds.

The late King's great service for the Muslim world and his noble deeds of charity and assistance for the poor of humanity will be long remembered with reverence.

The onward march of the human race requires that the heights around it constantly blaze with noble lessons of courage. Deeds of daring dazzle history and form one of man's guiding lights.

To save a man and thereby to spare a father's agony and a mother's feelings is not to do a noble deed, it is but an act of humanity.

The lack of objectivity, as far as foreign nations are concerned, is notorious.

From one day to another, another nation is made out to be utterly depraved and fiendish, while ones own nation stands for everything that is good and noble. Every action of the enemy is judged by one standardevery action of oneself by another. Even good deeds by the enemy are considered a sign of particular devilishness, meant to deceive us and the world, while our bad deeds are necessary and justified by our noble goals which they serve.

Men of real merit, whose noble and glorious deeds we are ready to acknowledge are not yet to be endured when they vaunt their own actions.

To do an evil act is base. To do a good one without incurring danger, is common enough. But it is part of a good man to do great and noble deeds though he risks everything in doing them.

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