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Definition of Reward

Reward

  1. To give in return, whether good or evil; -- commonly in a good sense; to requite; to recompense; to repay; to compensate.
  2. Regard; respect; consideration.
  3. That which is given in return for good or evil done or received; esp., that which is offered or given in return for some service or attainment, as for excellence in studies, for the return of something lost, etc.; recompense; requital.
  4. Hence, the fruit of one's labor or works.
  5. Compensation or remuneration for services; a sum of money paid or taken for doing, or forbearing to do, some act.

Reward Quotations

If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed.
Albert Einstein

Saint Augustine Quote
Faith is to believe what you do not see; the reward of this faith is to see what you believe.
Saint Augustine

Beginning today, treat everyone you meet as if they were going to be dead by midnight. Extend to them all the care, kindness and understanding you can muster, and do it with no thought of any reward. Your life will never be the same again.
Og Mandino

Carry out a random act of kindness, with no expectation of reward, safe in the knowledge that one day someone might do the same for you.
Princess Diana

Infinite striving to be the best is man's duty; it is its own reward. Everything else is in God's hands.
Mahatma Gandhi
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Reward Translations

reward in Afrikaans is vergelding, beloon
reward in Dutch is vergelden, lonen, terugdoen, belonen
reward in German is Belohnung
reward in Italian is gratificare, compenso
reward in Latin is praemium, remuneror, pretium, merces mercedis
reward in Portuguese is recompensa
reward in Spanish is recompensa, galardonar

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