Bad Quotes by Jerome Hines, Rohit Shetty, Taylor Kinney, Nate Dogg, Francis Bacon, Bill Watterson and many others.
To assume all the powers is not good for anybody. Power corrupts and absolute power corrupts absolutely. All those experiments have a bad ending.
A change in bad habits leads to a change in life.
Globalization is not a monolithic force but an evolving set of consequences – some good, some bad and some unintended. It is the new reality.
To some people I’ll always be the bad guy.
‘Breaking Bad‘ has definitely opened many, many doors for me.
We are all ready to be savage in some cause. The difference between a good man and a bad one is the choice of the cause.
My dark secrets are life threatening. Pockets of unhappiness set in aspic that build and build. I have this primitive feeling that if something good happens, it is going to be followed by something bad. There is always a price to pay.
Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly, while bad people will find a way around the laws.
However good a Constitution may be, if those who are implementing it are not good, it will prove to be bad. However bad a Constitution may be, if those implementing it are good, it will prove to be good.
When people have too many choices, they make bad choices.
The good and bad things are what form us as people… change makes us grow.
Anything that triggers good memories can’t be all bad.
This is not a bad life.
We exaggerate misfortune and happiness alike. We are never as bad off or as happy as we say we are.
Whenever I have a bad day I just think of these people.
You have to tell the whole truth, the good and the bad, maybe some things that are uncomfortable for some people.
Before a show, you might have aches or pains, or it’s a bad rainy day, or it’s too humid. We all complain about stuff. But… how do I put this poetically? Once it’s the roar of the crowd and the smell of the greasepaint, forget it. Once the adrenaline kicks in and your chest expands, you forget about all that.
Men are pigs. Too bad we own everything.
Having the family around is always very important because they are supportive. If you have a good day, you can enjoy it together. And if you have a bad day, you always find something as a distraction with your children, because they are normally happy.
Anyone who has declared someone else to be an idiot, a bad apple, is annoyed when it turns out in the end that he isn’t.
The hardest people to reach with the love of God are not the bad people. They know they are bad. They have no defense. The hardest ones to win for God are the self-righteous people.
People say, ‘We remember the good times.’ Well I remember the bad times.
You’ve got to be in a bad relationship to really understand what a great one is.
Professionalism is not sportsmanship. If you don’t succeed, you won’t be in your profession for long. In our society, it’s not about good or bad. It’s about who’s on top.
Procrastination is the bad habit of putting off until the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday.
The fact that apartheid has been tied up with white supremacy, capitalist exploitation, and deliberate oppression makes the problem much more complex. Material want is bad enough, but coupled with spiritual poverty, it kills.
People are going to have their opinions. Whether it’s good or bad, I don’t really think about it either way.
If your choice enters into it, then taste is involved – bad taste, good taste, uninteresting taste. Taste is the enemy of art, A-R-T.
There’s no bad consequence to loving fully, with all your heart. You always gain by giving love.
Republicans have nothing but bad ideas and Democrats have no ideas.
I think it is good escapist entertainment even though it’s bad.
Globalization doesn’t have to be a bad thing as long as government provides us all with the tools to cope in a changing world.
Monopolies are bad because people get bad service for high prices. Competition is good because people get good service for competitive prices.
When things are going bad, there’s going to be some good that’s going to come from it.
My cooking is so bad my kids thought Thanksgiving was to commemorate Pearl Harbor.
Evil communication corrupts good manners. I hope to live to hear that good communication corrects bad manners.
I’m a good girl because I really believe in love, integrity, and respect. I’m a bad girl because I like to tease.
Bad people are, from the point of view of art, fascinating studies. They represent colour, variety and strangeness. Good people exasperate one’s reason; bad people stir one’s imagination.
Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation; for it is better to be alone than in bad company.
Bad luck never lost a race.
He who busies himself with things other than improvement of his own self becomes perplexed in darkness and entangled in ruin. His evil spirits immerse him deep in vices and make his bad actions seem handsome.
No, I wasn’t a bad kid. I was always intelligent, and strong-minded, and outgoing, like I am now.
If one plays good music, people don’t listen and if one plays bad music people don’t talk.
I never resist temptation, because I have found that things that are bad for me do not tempt me.
Better be alone than in bad company.
Things are never so bad they can’t be made worse.
Media is just a word that has come to mean bad journalism.
Detroit was a bad situation for me.
If somebody has a bad reputation on the internet or if they have a really good reputation on the internet, I don’t care. I want to meet said person and make up my mind for myself, and then go from there.
Anything is possible. My background is a bad background, but a lot of people said I couldn’t do it. You can do anything if you put your mind to it.
There is so much good in the worst of us, and so much bad in the best of us, that it ill behooves any of us to find fault with the rest of us.
Golf is not a game of good shots. It’s a game of bad shots.
Bad taste is simply saying the truth before it should be said.
No matter how bad you think you have it, there’s always – always somebody who’s got it way, way worse.
My family is just like most other families – we rise and fall on good and bad government policy. Politics affects us all.
For me, I think one of the biggest battles is mentally. You have good days, and you have bad days. Randomly, you’ll feel good for weeks, and then all of a sudden, you’ll have a bad day where you’re really sore. And you end up questioning yourself, like, ‘Am I doing the right thing? Why is this so hard?’
In good times and bad times, never comprise who you are.
In good times, people want to advertise; in bad times, they have to.
The test of good manners is to be patient with the bad ones.
Sometimes bad things happen to good people. We don’t know the meaning of all things, but we know God loves His children! And because He loves us, He will never desert us.
I attack ideas. I don’t attack people. And some very good people have some very bad ideas. And if you can’t separate the two, you gotta get another day job. You don’t want to be a judge. At least not a judge on a multi-member panel.
Apartheid does not happen spontaneously, like bad weather conditions.
I don’t know if I am cut out to playing a bad character or not – I really should give it a shot. I would like to play the voice of a baddie, but that’s really just a cop-out!
You can drive your own self crazy. You don’t have to be in a bad situation or be bullied every day to feel this way. I was constantly judging myself. That’s really the thing that gets you.
Good and bad ideas both come from the same fountain of speculation and experiment.
I don’t think people who are bad people think they’re bad people.
Fresh air is good if you do not take too much of it; most of the achievements and pleasures of life are in bad air.
There is no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather.
Because people don’t understand what computing is about, they think they have it in the iPhone, and that illusion is as bad as the illusion that ‘Guitar Hero‘ is the same as a real guitar.
Great ambition is the passion of a great character. Those endowed with it may perform very good or very bad acts. All depends on the principles which direct them.
From my close observation of writers… they fall into two groups: 1) those who bleed copiously and visibly at any bad review, and 2) those who bleed copiously and secretly at any bad review.
Washington is no place for a good actor. The competition from bad actors is too great.
Things will absolutely go wrong. In a healthy team, as soon as things go wrong, that information should be surfaced. Trying to hide or obscure bad news creates an environment of distrust or lack of transparency.
Having a bunch of cats around is good. If you’re feeling bad, you just look at the cats, you’ll feel better because they know that everything is just as it is. There’s nothing to get excited about. They just know. They’re saviours.
If an ignorant person is attracted by the things of the world, that is bad. But if a learned person is thus attracted, it is worse.
When you lose a lover it’s like getting a bad haircut. It grows back in time.
Good judgment comes from experience and experience comes from bad judgment.
I sort of set myself really high standards which is good and bad. If I know that I’ve done all I can to prepare, that’s when I race the best and in ’09 I was going through a lot of emotional ups and downs and I was never as fit as I would have liked to have been. So I never felt comfortable.
A good movie is three good scenes and no bad scenes.
Unless you have bad times, you can’t appreciate the good times.
Nothing can affect my voice, it’s so bad.
You have so many games to play, and you can do well in one game but bad in the other ones. The thing you’ve got to be is consistent.
And yet to every bad there is a worse.
Nothing is more responsible for the good old days than a bad memory.
Don’t ever criticize yourself. Don’t go around all day long thinking, ‘I’m unattractive, I’m slow, I’m not as smart as my brother.’ God wasn’t having a bad day when he made you… If you don’t love yourself in the right way, you can’t love your neighbour. You can’t be as good as you are supposed to be.
There has to be a mathematical explanation for how bad that tie is.
Throughout life people will make you mad, disrespect you and treat you bad. Let God deal with the things they do, cause hate in your heart will consume you too.
Hope has a good memory, gratitude a bad one.
History, in general, only informs us of what bad government is.
As Faulkner says, all of us have the capacity in us for great good and for great evil, for love but also for hate. I wanted to write those kinds of complex character in a fantasy, and not just have all the good people get together to fight the bad guy.
There are always people who are into the old way of doing things. I don’t think it’s a bad thing necessarily, but things change – nothing stays the same. If you can stay true to yourself, you’re always going to be legendary.
You go through slumps in this game, and you just have to work through them. You’re going to miss putts out on an LPGA tour and have bad rounds. You just have to think to yourself that you always have tomorrow, and you’re lucky enough to be out here just playing golf for a living.
If all I’m remembered for is being a good basketball player, then I’ve done a bad job with the rest of my life.
If you take yourself too seriously, something like a bad review could put you off your stride.
More information is always better than less. When people know the reason things are happening, even if it’s bad news, they can adjust their expectations and react accordingly. Keeping people in the dark only serves to stir negative emotions.
We need to make sure we’re all working together to change mindsets, to change attitudes, and to fight against the bad habits that we have as a society.
I don’t care if someone wants to say something derogatory or spiteful anymore. As I’ve grown older I’ve become wiser to the fact that vindictive people take pride in trying to make other people feel bad. I enjoy my life. If someone doesn’t like what I do, that’s up to them, I really don’t care.
We shot ‘Breaking Bad’ on film; we capture ‘Better Call Saul’ digitally. In the shooting of ‘Breaking Bad,’ we would have this steady, handheld, cinema verite sort of look, so we purposely went the opposite way with ‘Better Call Saul’ – locked in the cameras and made the movements smoother and more mechanical.
Guns are bad, I tell you.
Sometimes it’s like watching a train wreck. You’re uncomfortable, but you just can’t help yourself. Some of those so-called bad interviews actually turned into compelling television.
Good manners are appreciated as much as bad manners are abhorred.
To the real artist in humanity, what are called bad manners are often the most picturesque and significant of all.
Whenever I’m stressed out or having a bad day, the one thing that gets me happy or back into like a good place of mind is being on the golf course. I love being out there, especially really early in the morning getting the first tee time out and just playing by myself. It’s so peaceful.
He who spares the bad injures the good.
The more perfect a thing is, the more susceptible to good and bad treatment it is.
Your grammar is a reflection of your image. Good or bad, you have made an impression. And like all impressions, you are in total control.
Oprah‘s got good politics, she‘s got a good heart, and she’ll have us all up Jazzercising at six in the morning. This cannot be a bad thing, and reading a book while we’re Jazzercising. So America would be better off if Oprah were president.
The only difference between a good shot and a bad shot is if it goes in or not.
My view is there’s no bad time to innovate.
I’m a very positive person, but this whole concept of having to always be nice, always smiling, always happy, that’s not real. It was like I was wearing a mask. I was becoming this perfectly chiselled sculpture, and that was bad. That took a long time to understand.
You can feel like, ‘I look really bad’, but to other people you can be really gorgeous.
Sometimes the bad things that happen in our lives put us directly on the path to the best things that will ever happen to us.
Bad things do happen in the world, like war, natural disasters, disease. But out of those situations always arise stories of ordinary people doing extraordinary things.
I’ve got nothing against plastic surgery at all. I know lots of people, young and old, who’ve had it. The point about good surgery is you can’t see it. The important thing is not to go crazy – and not to go to a bad surgeon.
When you put down the good things you ought to have done, and leave out the bad ones you did do well, that’s Memoirs.
Someone else is going to read for me or go at my place to the mosque, and/or to tell me you shouldn’t take anything from the West because the West is the enemy and so on. It is to me to decide. I am intelligent enough to be critical towards the West and take what I need and reject what is bad for me.
Bad taste creates many more millionaires than good taste.
Television, radio, social media. The 24/7 news cycle plows forward mercilessly on our desks, in our cars and in our pockets. Thousands and thousands of messages and voices bombard us from the moment we wake, fighting for our attention. All we see and hear, all day long, is news. And most of it is bad.
Two things are bad for the heart – running up stairs and running down people.
You’re going to struggle. You’re going to do well. You can’t really let the past or the day before – whether you had a good day or bad day – dictate the day you have that certain day.
It sounds strange to say, but someone’s bad luck is sometimes the happiness of the other.
Rich and famous is not bad, but poor and famous sucks.
When something happens – good, bad or ugly – you find a way to be able to do your part for your community. How do you better the lives of Indigenous people, how do you give back to the land, how do you stay connected? All of this is the same question.
There’s no doubt in my mind that I wouldn’t be in the position that I am if I didn’t have my ‘One Tree Hill‘ fans. They’re the most dedicated, devoted fans. They’re behind you no matter what. If one person says one bad thing about me on Twitter, they’re fighting back!
You do the right thing even if it makes you feel bad. The purpose of life is not to be happy but to be worthy of happiness.
The government solution to a problem is usually as bad as the problem.
If anything goes bad, I did it. If anything goes semi-good, we did it. If anything goes really good, then you did it. That’s all it takes to get people to win football games for you.
For everything bad, there’s a million really exciting things, whether it’s someone puts out a really great book, there’s a new movie, there’s a new detective, the sky is unbelievably golden, or you have the best cup of coffee you ever had in your life.
History isn’t just the story of bad people doing bad things. It’s quite as much a story of people trying to do good things. But somehow, something goes wrong.
My god is all gods in one. When I see a beautiful sunset, I worship the god of Nature; when I see a hidden action brought to light, I worship the god of Truth; when I see a bad man punished and a good man go free, I worship the god of Justice; when I see a penitent forgiven, I worship the god of Mercy.
Sleeping at night is not a specialty of entrepreneurs. The entrepreneur who is sleeping soundly, something bad is happening to that person; they just don’t know it’s happening yet.
You can never satisfy other people, I learned. End of the day, it’s extremely important that you know yourself better than anybody else, and if you can do that, it doesn’t matter what anybody thinks about you, good or bad.
People change over the years, and that changes situations for good and for bad.
I don’t remember being taught to read, and by the time I was seven years old, I had read a very great many books, good, bad, and indifferent.
Most people don’t have that willingness to break bad habits. They have a lot of excuses and they talk like victims.
There are good and bad times, but our mood changes more often than our fortune.
Sometimes, if you are nervous, it could actually turn out to be a manifestation of your exhaustion. The point is that any setback is bad, but if you see it from a perspective, you’ll recover.
I am a bad boy. I don’t come across clearly to a lot of people, so I am bad for them.
Your net worth to the world is usually determined by what remains after your bad habits are subtracted from your good ones.
Even philosophers will praise war as ennobling mankind, forgetting the Greek who said: ‘War is bad in that it begets more evil than it kills.’
Bad choices make good stories.
The more real and genuine we are about ourselves, the more others will know that there is no shame in struggling, or feeling low, or anxious or having bad days – we all have them.
I’ve learned the lesson that when you’re in the middle of something that seems overwhelming, or you’re in a bad situation and it seems like it’s the end of the world or whatever, then you learn that it’s not.
To understand me, you have to meet me and be around me. And then only if I’m in a good mood – don’t meet me in a bad mood.
Bad excuses are worse than none.
You’ve got to change incentives for good behavior as opposed to just disincentivizing bad behavior.
I get up every morning and it’s going to be a great day. You never know when it’s going to be over so I refuse to have a bad day.
We have to acknowledge that adolescence is that time of transition where we begin to introduce to children that life isn’t pretty, that there are difficult things, there are hard situations, it’s not fair. Bad things happen to good people.
I had bad anxiety and bad depression. That’s like the worst thing you could have. You think too much about the past, you get depression. You think too much about the future, you get anxiety.
What people don’t understand is joining a gang ain’t bad, it’s cool, it’s fine. When you in the hood, joining a gang it’s cool because all your friends are in the gang, all your family’s in the gang. We’re not just killing people every night, we’re just hanging out, having a good time.
I believe that everyone has good days and bad days, but you can’t let the bad times beat you down.
I have always believed, and I still believe, that whatever good or bad fortune may come our way we can always give it meaning and transform it into something of value.
Words are potent weapons for all causes, good or bad.
Right actions in the future are the best apologies for bad actions in the past.
The hardest decisions in life are not between good and bad or right and wrong, but between two goods or two rights.
High school is what kind of grows you into the person you are. I have great memories, good and bad, some learning experiences and some that I’ll take with me the rest of my life.
I’m a pretty positive person, so a bad mood is quite a big deal.
You know, when I have a bad game, it continues to humble me and know that, you know, you still have work to do and you still have a lot of people to impress.
There’s nothing I like less than bad arguments for a view that I hold dear.
Our attitudes control our lives. Attitudes are a secret power working twenty-four hours a day, for good or bad. It is of paramount importance that we know how to harness and control this great force.
When you’ve seen a lot of bad stuff and just want to enjoy your life and be happy and have your kids happy and have your friends happy, you just have a value system where it raises the bar on what’s important.
The bad poet is usually unconscious where he ought to be conscious, and conscious where he ought to be unconscious.
I’ve always said manage in good times so that you’re ready for the bad times.
In the 1950s and ’60s, America’s natural resources were in bad shape. Communities were so polluted that clouds of smog lingered over cities like Los Angeles. Rivers and lakes were filled with chemicals. In my hometown of Boston, the harbor was among the nation‘s most polluted waterways.
Everybody should spend some quality time with their family members and try to make the best out of bad situations.
There’s good and bad everywhere in any aspect in life. The only people who we can’t really trust are politicians. Because those guys lie to everybody and constantly.
People say, ‘Well you know the economy‘s bad, so China consumption will be low. No, totally different. You Americans love to spend tomorrow’s money, and other people’s money maybe… We Chinese love to save money.
You know sometimes when you’re in a really bad mood and you’re not sure why? That’s how I get sometimes.
Bad attitudes will ruin your team.
Bad laws are the worst sort of tyranny.
People need good lies. There are too many bad ones.
A poet who is a bad man is a degraded being, baser and more culpable than a bad man who is not a poet.
I believe whenever you’re trying something new, it’s always going to get some kind of bad reception.
One of my side strange abilities is to hear a good song, no matter how it’s being performed. Even if you get a bad performance, I can still hear that there’s a good song.
Did you ever spell a word so bad that your spell check has absolutely no clue what you’re trying to spell? What do you end up getting, you end up getting, like, a question mark. You got a million dollars of technology just looking back at you like, ‘You got me, buddy. Which is pretty amazing because I have all the words.’
You can get through life with bad manners, but it’s easier with good manners.
I don’t think a lot of people understand the situations I’ve been involved in and the way I grew up. I took myself away from it and made something out of a bad situation.
Muslims have a very bad attitude to homosexuality, they’re very intolerant.
It’s a long journey. There will be good times, and there will be bad times, but SoftBank is always there.
Good design doesn’t date. Bad design does.
A Buddha is someone who finds freedom in good fortune and bad.
When I’m having a bad day, I pick up my guitar.
Correcting bad habits cannot be done by forbidding or punishment.
If I’m in a bad mood, or if I’m uncomfortable, it’s probably what I’m wearing that’s making me feel that way.
Nobody’s all good or bad, and nobody’s all light or dark. Every human being has so many different aspects and facets to them. And there can be something noble and something really dark and dangerous going on in a person all at the same time.
Reading isn’t good for a ballplayer. Not good for his eyes. If my eyes went bad even a little bit I couldn’t hit home runs. So I gave up reading.
Bad humor is an evasion of reality; good humor is an acceptance of it.
The art of acting is not to act. Once you show them more, what you show them, in fact is bad acting.
You’re never as good as everyone tells you when you win, and you’re never as bad as they say when you lose.
When you have fast cars and bad luck, it’s a lot easier to handle than having slow cars and bad luck.
I know I may have done some bad things, but I’m not a bad person.
When you work hard, you are not going to be happy the whole time, you are going to have frustration, bad times in life.
You can’t let one bad moment spoil a bunch of good ones.
Chinese people, young people, they don’t go shopping a lot in department stores. All department store guys hate me. They say business is bad because of Jack.
I guess they often cast me as the bad guy, because I’m not, er, conventional looking. I look sort of violent. I’m the odd one out, the outsider.
You learn to rise above a lot of bad things that happen in your life. And you have to keep going.
Every bad joke, every endorsement deal, all of the things that a typical host would normally get creamed for, people don’t mind, because they know I don’t cheat when it comes to the work I actually try. I’m a lab rat. I’m a perpetual apprentice. The joke is on me if there is one.
I’m not going to focus on the bad days. I choose to live in gratitude.
My dad wanted me to play football so bad, he took me to Washington High School on the west side of Atlanta because they were number one. They never lost.
Emotions run high when you have a bad day; you can’t hide it.
A bad peace is even worse than war.
Fish recognize a bad leader.
No enemy is worse than bad advice.
Drawing is the honesty of the art. There is no possibility of cheating. It is either good or bad.
Sometimes I was sad, sometimes happy. Just on and off. Always I felt welcome. It’s just, you know, sometimes as a human being, you cannot always be happy. You do good things, you do bad things, people talk.
Submitting to censorship is to enter the seductive world of ‘The Giver‘: the world where there are no bad words and no bad deeds. But it is also the world where choice has been taken away and reality distorted. And that is the most dangerous world of all.
Make yourself look really stupid so you don’t feel bad doing something a little stupid.
It’s hard when you read an article saying bad things about you. It is as if someone is sticking a knife on your heart. But I am the harshest critic of my work.
What is exhilarating in bad taste is the aristocratic pleasure of giving offense.
Bad company corrupts good character.
This continuing spike in gas prices is bad for consumers, bad for our economy, and bad for all other businesses. It is hurting us and costing us jobs.
It’s very true that you can be both selfless and selfish at the same time. What we tend towards, particularly in filmmaking, is this binary sort of, ‘This is a good guy, this is a bad guy.’ And I quite like the fact that life is a bit more complex than that.
Every time you feel depressed about something, try to identify a corresponding negative thought you had just prior to and during the depression. Because these thoughts have actually created your bad mood, by learning to restructure them, you can change your mood.
I have known a vast quantity of nonsense talked about bad men not looking you in the face. Don’t trust that conventional idea. Dishonesty will stare honesty out of countenance any day in the week, if there is anything to be got by it.
Nothing very very good and nothing very very bad ever lasts for very very long.
There’s such a thing as good stress and bad stress. Bad stress is when somebody else stresses you out, and good stress is when you stress yourself out over something you want to accomplish, which makes you want to perfect it.
I did the best I could, and in some arenas, my best was not good enough. I’ve made some bad choices.
Old people love to give good advice; it compensates them for their inability to set a bad example.
There is a great stir about colored men getting their rights, but not a word about the colored women; and if colored men get their rights, and not colored women theirs, you see, the colored men will be masters over the women, and it will be just as bad as it was before.
People say jargon is a bad thing, but it’s really a shortcut vocabulary professionals use to understand one another.
I like the term ‘misunderstood.’ But I am a bit of a bad boy.
The biggest lessons I’ve learned in life have probably come from a bad situation, from an angry situation, even if I wasn’t the one who was angry.
When you grow up in something, you don’t even know if it’s bad or good. You just know that’s how it is.
Here’s what I believe, I think the FBI is the premier law enforcement agency in the history of the world but i think there was some bad apples over there.
It’s the good girls who keep diaries; the bad girls never have the time.
But when you truly get to know me, I’m a good guy. I’m not the bad boy people think I am.
Golf is so popular simply because it is the best game in the world at which to be bad.
When a person is going through hell, and she encounters someone who went through hellish hell and survived, then she can say, ‘Mine is not so bad as all that. She came through, and so can I.’
If I were to say, ‘God, why me?’ about the bad things, then I should have said, ‘God, why me?’ about the good things that happened in my life.
A city is where you can sign a petition, boo the chief justice, fish off a pier, gaze at a hippopotamus, buy a flower at the corner, or get a good hamburger or a bad girl at 4 A.M. A city is where sirens make white streaks of sound in the sky and foghorns speak in dark grays. San Francisco is such a city.
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
Life – the way it really is – is a battle not between Bad and Good but between Bad and Worse.
A weapon isn’t good or bad, depends on the person who uses it.
Many a good hanging prevents a bad marriage.
If you play good cricket, a lot of bad things get hidden.
I had a bad background just growing up as a child.
The tradition that I come from has a great influence on Karnataka. Not just politically – it’s also my social and moral responsibility to draw citizens facing bad governance and lawlessness to a leadership that is capable of delivering good governance and development.
There is nothing either good or bad but thinking makes it so.
To be candid, some people have given positive thinking a bad name. I can’t stand to hear some gung-ho individual say that with positive thinking you can just do ‘anything.’ If you think about that one for a moment, you recognize the absurdity of it.
I’m really bad with answering questions. Usually, I don’t even answer them. I try to find inspiration inside of the question. I think, and I jump from one beam of inspiration or energy to the next, as opposed to explaining the energy.
Bad human communication leaves us less room to grow.
It’s never as good as it feels, and it’s never as bad as it seems.
When times are bad is when the real entrepreneurs emerge.
People tend to believe the bad rather than the good.
I live in a neighborhood so bad that you can get shot while getting shot.
I can have as many bad days as anyone. But I choose to say, ‘I’m just fine.’
In the startup work environment, you get to have a relationship with your boss, the investors, and the key members of the team. Startups are like families – you see the good, the bad and the ugly, but in the end, you’ve got each other’s back.
Flesh-meats will depreciate the blood. Cook meat with spices, and eat it with rich cakes and pies, and you have a bad quality of blood.
Deadlines aren’t bad. They help you organize your time. They help you set priorities. They make you get going when you might not feel like it.
If you are lonely when you’re alone, you are in bad company.
Good cinema is what we can believe, and bad cinema is what we can’t believe.
I feel like I’m a New Yorker because I really know the city. I actually tell the drivers where to go – I have this bad habit, I always question the drivers. I do that all the time because I feel like I know the best way, when really it’s like, ‘Yo, man, shut up. This dude does this every day of his life.’
It takes no more time to see the good side of life than it takes to see the bad.
There are good days and there are bad days, and this is one of them.
The past is our definition. We may strive with good reason to escape it, or to escape what is bad in it. But we will escape it only by adding something better to it.
Music is therapy for me. It’s my outlet for every negative thing I’ve ever been through. It lets me turn something bad into something beautiful.
The only disability in life is a bad attitude.
I’ve been through all the bad parts of the streets.
Beyond remembering me as a good goalkeeper or a bad goalkeeper, I just hope that people remember me for being a good person.
The world is not black and white; there are lots of shades of grey. There are good things and bad things in every era, and I think it’s kind of very blindfolded to say one era was wonderful, as it was wonderful, but there were a lot of bad things as well.
Bad things written about me do bother me and affect me, but then I have learnt to take it in my stride. I have also learnt to keep quiet about certain things.
Distance is a bad excuse for not having a good relationship with somebody. It’s the determination to keep it going or let it fall by the wayside; that’s the real reason that the relationships continue.
Lots of folks confuse bad management with destiny.
There is no evidence that dogs have the kind of complex emotional lives and value systems that we do. It’s one reason why we love them so much, in fact. They are neither “good” nor “bad.” They don’t hold grudges, act in petty ways, or seek revenge. They read our moods, but not our minds.
I define friendship as a bond that transcends all barriers. When you are ready to expect anything and everything from friends, good, bad or ugly… that’s what I call true friendship.
I think what it takes to succeed remains the same. You have to have a real love of your sport to carry you through all the bad times, you still want to go ski even when things aren’t working. You must have a commitment to work hard and to never give up.
We must interpret a bad temper as a sign of inferiority.
I’m a true believer in karma. You get what you give, whether it’s bad or good.
One reason you should not use web applications to do your computing is that you lose control. It’s just as bad as using a proprietary program. Do your own computing on your own computer with your copy of a freedom-respecting program. If you use a proprietary program or somebody else’s web server, you’re defenceless.
An unfortunate thing about this world is that the good habits are much easier to give up than the bad ones.
By all means, marry. If you get a good wife, you’ll become happy; if you get a bad one, you’ll become a philosopher.
I’ve never been a bad boy.
When I wake up in a bad mood, I try not to stay in one. Learn to make the best of what you have.
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
Luck, bad if not good, will always be with us. But it has a way of favoring the intelligent and showing its back to the stupid.
Everything’s not black and white. We choose to make bad decisions or not.
Retirement isn’t so bad. Give me a tall drink, a plush sofa and a rerun of ‘Matlock,’ and you can have the rest. Matlock is my hero. He never loses.
If they’re not talking about you, you’re not doing something; you’re not doing anything. So if they’re talking about you, you may be doing something right. And when they talk bad about you, you just use it for motivation.
I’ve heard I’ve been called a bad boy, or difficult.
People are so docile right now. It is almost as if good government means when the politicians lie to us for our own good, for the public good, and bad government is when politicians lie for their own selfish interests.
Out here in California, in the Pacific Ocean, the sharks have a bad attitude.
You’re never as good as they say you are, you’re never as bad as they say you are. That’s a quote I live by.
Life doesn’t imitate art, it imitates bad television.
My motto: ‘No good movie is depressing. All bad movies are depressing.’
Every experience, good or bad, you have to learn from.
Fairy tales to me are never happy, sweet stories. They’re moral stories about overcoming the dark side and the bad.
One of the signs of a bad coworker is a pattern of persistent undermining – intentionally hindering a colleague’s success, reputation, or relationships.
Even after a bad harvest there must be sowing.
Everything I’ve learned, I’ve learned with the beatings I’ve gotten from all of the bad choices I made.
Me and Kylie are sisters, but not everything we can always do together. She’s not trying to be a model. She’s trying to be more like a personality. We’re trying to kind of separate ourselves – not in a bad way!
We’re in very bad trouble if we don’t understand the planet we’re trying to save.
A free press can, of course, be good or bad, but, most certainly without freedom, the press will never be anything but bad.
I don’t react and think off emotions – that gets you in a bad situation.
Good, bad or indifferent, if you are not investing in new technology, you are going to be left behind.
What is indisputable is the fact that unbelief is the force that gives birth to all of our bad behavior and every moral failure. It is the root.
When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall one by one, an unpitied sacrifice in a contemptible struggle.
You stand with the least likely to succeed until success is succeeded by something more valuable: kinship. You stand with the belligerent, the surly and the badly behaved until bad behavior is recognized for the language it is: the vocabulary of the deeply wounded and of those whose burdens are more than they can bear.
There’s nothing wrong with having a bad day. Let yourself feel those emotions because every emotion is validated.
Every day we wake up, we have an opportunity to do some good, but there’s so much bad that you have to navigate to get to the good.
When we got into office, the thing that surprised me most was to find that things were just as bad as we’d been saying they were.
One of the keys to happiness is a bad memory.
Suddenly playing the charming bad guy was my thing.
Algorithms diminish public safety in this country. They ask us to pretend that lengthy arrest records and violent crimes don’t matter. They ask police to scoop up the bad guys only for the courts to immediately release them. They turn us into a bad joke.
Just because I don’t smile a lot, people think, ‘Ah, yeah. He must have a bad attitude.’ But if you don’t know me, you don’t know me. That was the problem. My face is just serious!
Nothing is ever as bad as it seems. Nor does it ever last as long as you think.
Nobody knows what really a beautiful person is, so don’t worry. If you have pimples today, it’s nothing. If you have a bad hair day, it’s nothing. Feel beautiful. Feel sexy, and it will shine. It will show outside.
I have been to hell and back. I had a very, very bad nervous breakdown.
They always say, ‘Time heals.’ But it really doesn’t. You just get used to it. I live life with the mentality of ‘OK, I lost the only thing that has ever been important to me.’ So going forward, anything bad that happens can’t be nearly as bad as what happened before.
Problems in our country haven’t been caused by Donald Trump, America and its ambitions or CIA spies. Our problems are rooted in a bad government system, the lack of free elections, independent courts and freedom of speech.
I’ve had good times; I’ve had bad times.
An early-rising man is a good spouse but a bad husband.
Heroism in a bad cause.
I think that most people who complain about our government have no idea what they’re talking about because they’ve never been to a country with a bad government.
Show me a guy who’s afraid to look bad, and I’ll show you a guy you can beat every time.
Music is so therapeutic for me that if I can’t get it out, I start feeling bad about myself – a lot of self-loathing.
We are all products of our experiences, good and bad. Sometimes you learn as much from the negative experiences as you do from the positive.
I’ll beat him so bad he’ll need a shoehorn to put his hat on.
It’s so interesting how you can take a bad situation and make a great song out of it that somebody else can listen to and have a completely different perspective of the song and have their own meaning. That’s what’s great about it.
I was born in Paris, and my mother was a French teacher, but then I rebelled against my upbringing and studied Spanish in school. So now I just speak bad French and bad Spanish.
A villain can be stylish, and his actions don’t have to be explained. Heroes are boring in comparison, even anti-heroes, as there’s always a justification for their bad actions.
Growing old is no more than a bad habit which a busy person has no time to form.
No good movie is too long and no bad movie is short enough.
I think everybody has a good and bad side.
People do bad things in their lives. And those sort of things are forgivable. That’s half the point of having confession in church – you need to be able to fess up to what you’ve done.
I have good and bad days like everyone else. I just try to be positive and surround myself with great people. When I think about all the great things and people I have had in my life, that gives me confidence.
Once someone has spent enough time cultivating bad habits and biding their time, they are much diminished. Much of what they could have been has dissipated.
I’m just grateful I get to play football every single day of my life. So I’m never really in a bad mood.
I don’t really view communism as a bad thing.
If you want to make money playing poker, find a game with a few suckers, fish, donkeys, live ones, or whatever you choose to call a bad player. Just don’t let that sucker be you.
If you lead a country like Britain, a strong country, a country which has taken a lead in world affairs in good times and in bad, a country that is always reliable, then you have to have a touch of iron about you.
I don’t Twitter or blog. I’m bad at small talk, and don’t have good ‘chat‘. Talk to me about publishing, and I can go on for hours.
When things are bad, we take comfort in the thought that they could always get worse. And when they are, we find hope in the thought that things are so bad they have to get better.
Bad things are not the worst things that can happen to us. Nothing is the worst thing that can happen to us!
My message is that steroids is bad. Don’t do them. It’s a bad message.
Happiness is good health and a bad memory.
The bad boy: always more fun.
You have to remember that the hard days are what make you stronger. The bad days make you realize what a good day is. If you never had any bad days, you would never have that sense of accomplishment!
I am mean; I’m nasty at times. I don’t feel like talking to people at times. When I am in a bad mood and have had a really awful day, don’t come in my face because I am not tolerant and I am not a goddess; I can’t handle it after a point. I am going to get up, and I am going to scream, and I am going to say bad things to you.
Ignorance of all things is an evil neither terrible nor excessive, nor yet the greatest of all; but great cleverness and much learning, if they be accompanied by a bad training, are a much greater misfortune.
There’s a story in ‘Kabu Kabu’ called ‘Bakasi Man’ where I got to explore the mind of a ‘bad man.’ It was fun.
I think segregation is bad, I think it’s wrong, it’s immoral. I’d fight against it with every breath in my body, but you don’t need to sit next to a white person to learn how to read and write. The NAACP needs to say that.
Bad politicians are sent to Washington by good people who don’t vote.
To stop a bad guy with a gun, it takes a good guy with a gun.
Around a third of parents still worry that they will look like a bad mother or father if their child has a mental health problem. Parenting is hard enough without letting prejudices stop us from asking for the help we need for ourselves and our children.
I like cappuccino, actually. But even a bad cup of coffee is better than no coffee at all.
Left to themselves, things tend to go from bad to worse. Murphy‘s First Corollary If you tell the boss you were late for work because you had a flat tire, the next morning you will have a flat tire.
Too bad that all the people who know how to run the country are busy driving taxicabs and cutting hair.
I’m better for all the things that have happened to me, the good and the bad.
We may have bad weather in Ireland, but the sun shines in the hearts of the people and that keeps us all warm.
I don’t believe that old cliche that good things come to those who wait. I think good things come to those who want something so bad they can’t sit still.
When God desires to destroy a thing, he entrusts its destruction to the thing itself. Every bad institution of this world ends by suicide.
Art is a way to express yourself and through that you can escape a bad situation.
There are two good rules which ought to be written on every heart – never to believe anything bad about anybody unless you positively know it to be true; never to tell even that unless you feel that it is absolutely necessary, and that God is listening.
When people are in the thrall of poisonous ideology, it’s really not all about deliberate ill will, or inherent hatred, or a lack of intelligence. It’s about the unbelievable destructiveness and staying power of bad ideas and about finding ways to equip people with the tools they need to fight them.
Heaven and hell suppose two distinct species of men, the good and the bad. But the greatest part of mankind float betwixt vice and virtue.
But I think, if you’re in the spotlight, people are going to say bad things, and that’s just the way it is.
I’m La Flame at all times. That, at times, can be bad, at times can be good.
Sex is a bad thing because it rumples the clothes.
A man is as good as he has to be, and a woman as bad as she dares.
If you want something bad enough and you work hard enough, anything’s possible.
I learned that if you want to make it bad enough, no matter how bad it is, you can make it.
I feel naked without jewelry. If I’m having a bad hair day, I pick something from my huge collection of hats.
It’s possible for me to make a bad movie out of a good script, but I can’t make a good movie from a bad script.
What is moral is what you feel good after, and what is immoral is what you feel bad after.
For me, the most interesting people are ones who often work against their best interests. Bad choices. They go in directions where you go, ‘No no no nooo!’ You push away someone who is trying to love you, you hurt someone who’s trying to get your trust, or you love someone you shouldn’t.
Turn off your email; turn off your phone; disconnect from the Internet; figure out a way to set limits so you can concentrate when you need to, and disengage when you need to. Technology is a good servant but a bad master.
We can choose to wake up and grumble all day and be bitter and angry and judge others and find satisfaction in others doing bad instead of good. Or we can we wake up with optimism and love and say, ‘Just what is this beautiful day going to bring me?’
I look into people’s eyes and I know they think I’m a bad guy.
A delayed game is eventually good, but a rushed game is forever bad.
Often even a whole city suffers for a bad man who sins and contrives presumptuous deeds.
I enjoy life when things are happening. I don’t care if it’s good things or bad things. That means you’re alive.
As a kid, I watched ‘Bugs Bunny’ cartoons, and for some reason Pepe Le Pew, the indomitable French skunk pursuing his would-be kitty paramour, left his mark on me: became an instant emblem of odoriferous hubris, hedonistic bad behavior. He was an entry-level Dominique Strauss-Kahn, a rookie Marquis de Sade.
Having an interview in English is difficult for me, but acting in English is much harder. Because when I’m acting in English, if someone points out bad pronunciation or accent, I cannot focus on my emotions anymore, so it was very hard.
Good judgment comes from experience, and experience comes from bad judgment.
Science fiction encourages us to explore… all the futures, good and bad, that the human mind can envision.
We really don’t know how to love each other because we haven’t really learned to love ourselves. In many instances, not all, it’s not malicious. We’ve just been conditioned to such bad behavior.
I never said I was a ‘good girl.’ I’m not a bad girl.
Read, every day, something no one else is reading. Think, every day, something no one else is thinking. Do, every day, something no one else would be silly enough to do. It is bad for the mind to continually be part of unanimity.
Always in life bad times will lead to great times.
I really believe that if you want something bad enough, and you work so hard to get it, and you have it inside, then if you just never stop, it’s gonna happen.
As any doctor can tell you, the most crucial step toward healing is having the right diagnosis. If the disease is precisely identified, a good resolution is far more likely. Conversely, a bad diagnosis usually means a bad outcome, no matter how skilled the physician.
I understand that I’m not perfect. I made mistakes and I had a hand in everything that’s happened to me, good and bad.
Love is friendship that has caught fire. It is quiet understanding, mutual confidence, sharing and forgiving. It is loyalty through good and bad times. It settles for less than perfection and makes allowances for human weaknesses.
My parents took an interest in nothing, at home no books, no records. My mother and my father are the emblem of indifference, dryness and bad taste. My father is also terribly stingy, in life as well as in feelings: I have never seen him filling up the bathtub.
Good luck is when opportunity meets preparation, while bad luck is when lack of preparation meets reality.
Charity bestowed upon those who are worthy of it is like good seed sown on a good soil that yields an abundance of fruits. But alms given to those who are yet under the tyrannical yoke of the passions are like seed deposited in a bad soil. The passions of the receiver of the alms choke, as it were, the growth of merits.
The good news is that Jesus is coming back. The bad news is that he’s really pissed off.
Bad Boy Entertainment did not shoot anybody. I didn’t shoot anybody.
I’d feel bad pretending my life was anything other than pretty good, so I do the role as well as I can and then I go home, have a cup of tea, see my family and friends, and appreciate what I’ve got.
You need bad times to become a better and strong player.
There are hundreds of millions of gun owners in this country, and not one of them will have an accident today. The only misuse of guns comes in environments where there are drugs, alcohol, bad parents, and undisciplined children. Period.
Life’s too short to dwell on things. When you go through experiences that are bad, it’s a good thing. You learn from it – become a stronger person. Life is a roller coaster, and you don’t know what’s going to be thrown at you next, so all you can do is give it your best shot.
Perhaps too much of everything is as bad as too little.
You just have to keep the same mentality of trying to prove yourself every single day. But it’s a lot of easier when you have people telling you how bad you are than when people are telling you how good you are.
I’ve dealt with a lot of people with bad intentions. Just because somebody has a following does not mean that they are a good person or a good friend.
It is far better to be alone, than to be in bad company.
I stopped smoking. But my personality I still have. I get up in the morning, and not everybody loves me, so if you want to call that a bad habit, there’s that.
For me, growing up felt like a roller coaster ride at times, but looking back, I don’t think that it was such a bad thing. It was all part of the excitement of being young.
I make bad decisions frequently. They’re fun.
But we have seen amazing things, good and bad, happen in this game, so you can never take anything for granted. I certainly don’t. There are no guarantees, whether it is good bad or indifferent you just work hard to push the odds in your favour as regards myself and the team.
Bad choices make good stories.
It’s not that every single thing that happens on Facebook is gonna be good. This is humanity. People use tools for good and bad, but I think that we have a clear responsibility to make sure that the good is amplified and to do everything we can to mitigate the bad.
Consistency of performance is essential. You don’t have to be exceptional every week but as a minimum you need to be at a level that even on a bad day you get points on the board.
Red meat is not bad for you. Now blue-green meat, that’s bad for you!
The question is: how bad do things have to get before you will do something about it? Where is your line in the sand? If you don’t enforce the constitutional limitations on your government very soon, you are likely to find out what World War III will be like.
Bad reasoning as well as good reasoning is possible; and this fact is the foundation of the practical side of logic.
A bad man is the sort who weeps every time he speaks of a good woman.
The bad boys get all the best lines.
I like ambiguity because you may be the villain in someone else’s story and the hero in your own, and I think very often, African–American characters are either one thing or the other. You shouldn’t have to be perfectly good or perfectly bad. You don’t even have to be magical.
Good advice is something a man gives when he is too old to set a bad example.
It’s bad poetry executed by people that can’t sing. That’s my definition of Rap.
So much of life is not about whether you’re good or bad, or right or wrong, or can afford or not afford – it’s just about timing.
TV does not care about you or what happens to you. It’s downright bad for your health now, and that’s not a far-out concept. I think watching the TV news is bad for you. It is bad for your physical health and your mental health.
Anyone can have a good day, but you have to be able to perform on a bad day.
We all have life storms, and when we get the rough times and we recover from them, we should celebrate that we got through it. No matter how bad it may seem, there’s always something beautiful that you can find.
Everything is a learning lesson, good and bad, so I am happy with the way things are, and I learned from everything negative. I am in a great space now, so I wouldn’t change a thing!
One thing I always tell players is that there are three bad things: Nothing good happens after midnight, nothing good happens when you’re around guns unless you’re going hunting, and you don’t want to mess around with women that you don’t know because a lot of times, bad things happen.
I was born in Paris, and it’s a beautiful place, but London feels like home. I like the village feeling, I like running in the parks – even the food isn’t as bad as it used to be.
I voted Republican this year; the Democrats left a bad taste in my mouth.
There are going to be good times and bad times, but lighten up.
The truth is, bad things don’t affect us as profoundly as we expect them to. That’s true of good things, too. We adapt very quickly to either.
My reading of history convinces me that most bad government has grown out of too much government.
Eat what you want to eat, but just be willing to pay the price. If you know you want to eat more cake or more cookies, be willing to work out a lil bit more. I think that’s the problem people have is you want to eat bad, but yet you don’t want to pay the price to work it off.
I hold this as a rule of life: too much of anything is bad.
Good manners sometimes means simply putting up with other people’s bad manners.
Things don’t always go your way in football: there are always good and bad times. At the end of the day, you have to have a positive attitude and a strong mentality and not let any setbacks get you down. And that’s what I’ve done – I’ve tried to keep my composure, even when things aren’t going the way I’d like.
The difference between good and bad architecture is the time you spend on it.
The real lover of cats is one who demands a clearer adjustment to the universe than ordinary household platitudes provide; one who refuses to swallow the sentimental notion that all good people love dogs, children, and horses while all bad people dislike and are disliked by such.
I’m doing my best to be mindful about how I’m living: to be kind and patient, and not to impose a bad mood on somebody else. Being mindful is as good a way to be spiritual as anything else.
There is two kinds of music, the good, and the bad. I play the good kind.
You have good days and bad days.
The worst evils which mankind has ever had to endure were inflicted by bad governments.
Treating people fairly and with civility is not a bad thing… It would be good for our country if political leaders actually took that to heart.
The good news is that, according to the Obama administration, the rich will pay for everything. The bad news is that, according to the Obama administration, you’re rich.
Has fortune dealt you some bad cards. Then let wisdom make you a good gamester.
There’s no such thing as bad weather, just soft people.
For my own part, I wish the bald eagle had not been chosen the representative of our country. He is a bird of bad moral character. He does not get his living honestly.
The way I look at humanity, I don’t think there’s good guys or bad guys. We’re all potentially bad and potentially good.
If your concentration is getting bad, take up bass fishing. It will really improve your ability to focus. If you aren’t ready when that fish hits, you can’t set the hook.
Object-oriented programming is an exceptionally bad idea which could only have originated in California.