determine us, as much as we determine our deeds
, and until we know what has been or will be the peculiar combination of outward with inward facts, which constitutes a man's critical actions, it will be better not to think ourselves wise about his character.
For commonwealths, and good governments, do nourish virtue grown but do not much mend the deeds
I wonder not that the restraint appears to gall you more it were for your honour to have retained the dress and language of an outlaw, than to veil the deeds of one under an affectation of gentle language and demeanour.
uf afraid to justify a deed so open, let the leech but give his patient a wrong draught let the chamberlain, or the nurse who tends him, but pluck the pillow from his head, and Wilfred in his present condition, is sped without the effusion of blood.
They did no gentle deeds
, but cared only for themselves; and when they found their labor was in vain, they tried no longer, but sat weeping.
And so it was that I found myself that foggy November evening pursuing the Camberwell tram with my heart glowing within me, and with the eager determination that not another day should elapse before I should find some deed
which was worthy of my lady.
Adequate was he for his deed
when he did it, but the idea of it, he could not endure when it was done.
Or, again, the deed
of horror may be done, but done in ignorance, and the tie of kinship or friendship be discovered afterwards.
Here and there is born a Saint Theresa, foundress of nothing, whose loving heart-beats and sobs after an unattained goodness tremble off and are dispersed among hindrances, instead of centring in some long-recognizable deed
After having sought for a few minutes, he stopped at a leaf which had several notes, and compared them with the deed
of sale, which lay on the table.
Ramballe, captain of the 13th Light Regiment- was undoubtedly a very great deed
The agent had the deed
all ready, and invited them to sit down and read it; this Szedvilas proceeded to do--a painful and laborious process, during which the agent drummed upon the desk.