|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|A little water clears us of this deed.|
Shakespeare.Macbeth, Act II. Scene 2. (Lady Macbeth to her Husband.)
|A deed without a name.|
Shakespeare.Macbeth, Act IV. Scene 1. (Answer of the Witches to Macbeth.)
|How oft the sight of means to do ill deeds|
Makes ill deeds done.
Shakespeare.King John, Act IV. Scene 2. (The King to Hubert.)
|A bloody deed: almost as bad, good mother,|
As kill a king, and marry with his brother.
Shakespeare.Hamlet, Act III. Scene 4. (To his Mother.)