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past deeds Quotes

Five of the best book quotes about past deeds
  1. #1
    “Things that are done, it is needless to speak about; things that have had their course, it is needless to remonstrate about; things that are past, it is needless to blame.”
  2. #2
    “It’s a time when men and women come to know what they truly are. A time of purging.” I’d been looking at the ceiling as he spoke. At his final words, I turned to face him in surprise. “Is that what the Catholics mean by purgatory?” “In essence.” He nodded. “A period during which each soul is cleansed by a self-imposed recognition of past deeds—and misdeeds.”
  3. #3
    “With every side of every tape, an old memory gets turned upside down. A reputation twists into something I don’t recognize.”
  4. #4
    “This wrong can never be made right and only the impossible can make me still: can a way be found to make what happened not have happened?”
  5. #5
    “Heed my words, all classes of men, you greater and lesser children of Heimdall. You summoned me, Odin, to tell what I recall of the oldest deeds of gods and men.”