Deeds and Defame : Proverbs

Key-Words Based Proverbs

Deeds :

  • A good deed is never lost.

  • Evil deeds are like perfume difficult to hide.

  • Every deed is to be judged by the doer's intention.

  • Saying is one thing and doing is another.

  • The greatest talkers are the least doers.

  • Good words without deed are rushes and reeds.

  • A man of words and not of deeds is like a garden full of weeds.

  • Deeds will show themselves and words will pass away.

  • One never loses by doing a good turn.

  • Words are mere bubbles of water but deeds are drops of gold.

  • By his deeds we know a man.

  • Defame :

  • Give a dog a bad name and hang him.

  • He that flings dirt at another dirtieth himself most.

  • The slanderer kills a thousand times, the assassin but once.

  • Throw dirt enough and some will stick.

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