Good Quotes by Lou Holtz, Confucius, e. e. cummings, Martin Luther, Zack Steffen, Ronald Reagan and many others.
Better is the enemy
None of Us is as Good as All of Us.
But I say to you, Love your enemies and pray for those
who persecute you, so that you may be sons of your Father who is in heaven
; for he makes his sun rise
on the evil and on the good, and sends
rain on the just
and on the unjust
Happiness is the only good. The time to be happy is now. The place
to be happy is here
. The way to be happy is to make
If we live
good lives, the times are also
good. As we are, such are the times.
Good men must
the laws too well.
Associate yourself with people of good quality
, for it is better to be alone than in bad company.
Talking isn’t doing. It is a kind
of good deed to say well; and yet words are not deeds
If it were
better, it wouldn’t be as good.
It’s good to have money and the things that money can buy
, but it’s good, too, to check
in a while and make sure
that you haven
‘t lost the things that money can’t buy.
Technology is nothing. What’s important is that you have a faith
in people, that they’re basically
good and smart
, and if you give them tools
, they’ll do wonderful
things with them.
Try to see
the good in others. When you’re tempted
to judge someone
, make an effort to see their goodness. Your willingness
to look for the best in people will subconsciously bring it forth
As is a tale
, so is life: not how long it is, but how good it is, is what matters
Whatever you are, be a good one.
and beautiful is not always good, but that which is good is always beautiful.
Life’s too short
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
A hard man is good to find.
No man is so foolish
but he may sometimes give another good counsel
, and no man so wise that he may not easily err
if he takes no other counsel than his own. He that is taught
only by himself has a fool
for a master
It takes a great man to be a good listener
Be true to the game
, because the game will be true
to you. If you try
to shortcut the game, then the game will shortcut you. If you put
forth the effort, good things will be bestowed
upon you. That’s truly about the game, and in some ways that’s about life too.
The best way
to have a good idea is to have a lot of ideas.
Learn to say ‘no’ to the good so you can say ‘yes
‘ to the best.
But I can say that life is
good to me. Has been and is good. So I think my task is to be good to it. So how do you be good to life? You live it.
Happiness is nothing more than good health
and a bad memory.
I make sure I always surround myself with good, down to earth
, real people
, who always keep me grounded.
I think every good Christian
ought to kick
Falwell right in the ass.
One of my sayings
is: look good, feel good, do good.
Sometimes we look back and 10 years
from now we think, ‘Boy
, those were great old days.’ Well, you know, we’re living in the good old days
When you give everyone a voice
and give people power
, the system usually ends
up in a really
good place. So, what we view
our role as, is giving
people that power.
Good, better, best. Never let it rest. ‘Til your good is better and your better is best.
Not only must we be good, but we must also be good for something.
at 4:30 a.m. is good.
is the knowledge of good and evil, not the strength
to choose between the two.
There’s nothing wrong
with being a loser, it just depends
on how good you are at it.
is good, but given unsought, is better.
That which is not good for the bee-hive cannot be good for the bees
Look within. Within is the fountain
of good, and it will ever bubble up, if thou wilt
, no matter how well designed
, is only as good as the people who live and work in it.
The man who does not read
good books has no advantage over
the man who cannot read them.
Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly
, while bad people
will find a way around the laws.
To create well I have to be in a good mood
, happy and cool.
Happiness radiates like the fragrance from a flower
all good things towards you.
Finding good players is easy
. Getting them to play as a team is another story
society is a polite
society. Manners are good when one may have to back up
his acts with his life.
Confidence in the goodness of another is good proof
of one’s own goodness.
I feel sorry
for people who don’t drink
. When they wake up in the morning, that’s as good as they’re going to feel all day
She is a friend
of mind. She gather
me, man. The pieces
I am, she
gather them and give them back to me in all the right order
. It’s good, you know, when you got a woman who is a friend of your mind.
is not good or evil in and of itself
. It’s all about how people choose to use it.
Don’t be afraid
to give up the good to go for the great.
Less is only more where
more is no good.
up a bit damaged
then you have some success but you don’t know how to feel good about the work you’re doing or the life you’re leading
Some days are just bad days, that’s all. You have to experience sadness
to know happiness, and I remind
myself that not every day is going to be a good day, that’s just the way it is!
Good things happen when you get your priorities straight
What is a fear
of living? It’s being preeminently afraid of dying
. It is not doing what you came here to do, out of timidity
and spinelessness. The antidote is to take full
responsibility for yourself – for the time you take up and the space
. If you don’t know what you’re here to do, then just do some good.
Inspiration is one thing and you can’t control it, but hard work
is what keeps the ship moving. Good luck means, work hard. Keep up the good work
Good things happen to those who hustle
A good movie
makes the audience
feel like they’ve journeyed with the characters.
about being a star, worry about doing good work, and all that will come to you.
The best executive
is one who has sense enough to pick good people to do what he wants
done, and self-restraint enough to keep from meddling
with them while they do it.
A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame
, a little less
than his share of the credit.
Every day, you’re only as good as your last show.
Dogs and philosophers do the greatest good and get the fewest rewards.
What is moral is what you feel good after, and what is immoral
is what you feel bad after.
Love is the joy of the good, the wonder
of the wise, the amazement
of the Gods.
Good teachers know how to bring out the best in students
The less we deserve good fortune
, the more we hope for it.
A man is born
alone and dies
alone; and he experiences the good and bad consequences of his karma
alone; and he goes
alone to hell or the Supreme abode
I shall pass through this world but once. Any good, therefore
, that I can do or any kindness I can show to any human being, let me
do it now. Let me not defer
it or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again.
No matter how good you are at planning
, the pressure
never goes away. So I don’t fight
it. I feed
off it. I turn pressure into motivation to do my best.
If you don’t think every day is a good day, just try missing
If I am walking
with two other men, each of them will serve as my teacher. I will pick out the good points
of the one and imitate
them, and the bad points of the other and correct
them in myself.
People always want welfare
, development, and good governance. As long as you are delivering
, people are with you.
A cute outfit
can really make your day. If I wear something I look good in, my mood just goes way up.
A sense of humor… is needed armor
. Joy in one’s heart and some laughter
on one’s lips is a sign that the person down deep has a pretty good grasp
be lucky than good.
No one can be good for long if goodness is not in demand
All you need for happiness is a good gun, a good horse
, and a good wife
comes from experience, and a lot of that comes from bad judgment.
Whatever good things we build end up building us.
A good husband makes a good wife.
The good life is built
with good relationships.
Life is not a matter of holding good cards, but sometimes, playing a poor hand well.
Well-being cannot exist just in your own head
. Well-being is a combination
of feeling good as well as actually
, good relationships and accomplishment.
Self-awareness is the ability
to take an honest look at your life without any attachment
to it being right or wrong, good or bad.
it better to bring good out of evil than to suffer
no evil to exist.
There is nothing more important than a good, safe
, secure home.
Good can exist in bad, and bad can exist in good. It’s not black
, be good, and honest always.
Today or any day that phone
may ring and bring good news.
Life comes from physical survival
; but the good life comes from what we care about.
evil to good is not in human nature
; and when a man is compelled
to choose one of two evils
, no one will choose the greater when he might have the less.
Art has to move you and design does not, unless it’s a good design
for a bus.
Those who can win a war
well can rarely
make a good peace and those who could
make a good peace would never have won the war.
I have found out one thing and that is, if you have an idea, and it is a good idea, if you only stick to it you will come out all right.
You can look in the mirror
and find a million
things wrong with yourself. Or you can look in the mirror and think, ‘I feel good, I have my health, and I’m so blessed.’ That’s the way I choose to look at it.
everything, I believe that people are really good at heart.
I have a saying – ‘You treat me good, I’ll treat you better. You treat me bad, I’ll treat you worse
. And when in doubt
To stop a bad guy
with a gun, it takes a good guy
with a gun.
question which the priest
and the Levite asked was: ‘If I stop to help this man, what will happen to me?’ But… the good Samaritan reversed
the question: ‘If I do not stop to help this man, what will happen to him?’
For every good reason
there is to lie
, there is a better reason to tell the truth.
A good objective
is to help those who are doing poorly
to do well and to help those who are doing well to do even better.
can be a good and bad thing. Chemistry is good when you make love with it. Chemistry is bad when you make crack
Beauty is indeed a good gift
of God; but that the good may not think it a great good, God dispenses it even to the wicked.
People say, ‘We remember the good times.’ Well I remember the bad times.
No one ever lacks
a good reason for suicide.
Surround yourself with really good people. I think that’s an important thing. Because the people you surround yourself are a reflection of you.
Good actions ennoble us, we are the sons of our own deeds.
What people don’t understand
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.
Research indicates that employees
have three prime
needs: Interesting work, recognition
for doing a good job
, and being let in on things that are going on in the company.
The one thing that I know is that you win with good people.
Success is not a good teacher, failure
makes you humble.
Goodness is something that makes us serene
and content; it is magnificent
. Those who are not good are evil.
To enjoy the glow
of good health, you must exercise.
game is eventually good, but a rushed
game is forever bad.
If I win, it’s a bonus
. If I lose, the sun still comes up the next day
, and it’s all good.
After every storm the sun will smile; for every problem
there is a solution
, and the soul’s indefeasible duty is to be of good cheer
There’s nothing simple when you’re in this ‘Good Place.’
A free press
can, of course, be good or bad, but, most certainly
without freedom, the press will never be anything but bad.
Surround yourself with good people who encourage and love you
. There are always ups and downs
, no matter how successful you are.
If you love those who love you, what credit is that to you? For even sinners
love those who love them. And if you do good to those who do good to you, what credit is that to you? For even sinners do the same.
There has to be evil so that good can prove its purity
Anger is never without a reason, but seldom
with a good one.
Being in the same room
with people and creating
something together is a good thing.
There’s a reason good fabrics
have a cost. They’re done with good quality to last.
We ought to do good to others as simply as a horse runs
, or a bee makes honey
, or a vine bears grapes
season after season without thinking of the grapes it has borne
Life is never fair
, and perhaps it is a good thing for most of us that it is not.
To be good is noble
; but to show others how to be good is nobler and no trouble
Keep good company – that is, go to the Louvre
You can’t get much done in life if you only work on the days when you feel good.
I’m not a good dancer
, but I try. I don’t really have the moves
is: more good times.
Life moves so fast. You gotta document
the good times, man.
Beauty is a gift, just like good health or intelligence. The only thing is not to be proud
of being beautiful
. Because you didn’t do anything – it was given to you.
At the end of the day, nobody cares
how much you tried, what the deal was, or if you were a good guy or a bad guy
One only dies once, and if one does not die well, a good opportunity is lost and will not present itself again.
the life of a person is in a land
full of thorns
and weeds, there is always a space in which the good seed can grow. You have to trust God.
Cooking is not difficult. Everyone has taste
, even if they don’t realize it. Even if you’re not a great chef
, there’s nothing to stop you understanding
between what tastes good and what doesn’t.
It’s good to shut
There’s too much darkness
in the world. Everywhere you turn, someone is tryin’ to tear
someone down in some way; everywhere
you go, there’s a feeling of inadequacy
, or a feeling that you’re not good enough. I want to bring a certain light to the world.
There’s nothing more important than our good health – that’s our principal capital
I believe that every human mind
feels pleasure in doing good to another.
I’m always gonna
. I’m always gonna be in a good mood.
When I’m good, I’m very good. But when I’m bad I’m better.
A man has to live with himself, and he should see to it that he always has good company.
Non-cooperation with evil is as much a duty as is cooperation with good.
Old things are always in good repute, present things in disfavor.
Good luck is when opportunity meets
preparation, while bad luck is when lack of preparation meets reality
And above all things, never think that you’re not good enough yourself. A man should never think that. My belief is that in life people will take you at your own reckoning
Anything worth doing good takes a little chaos
Don’t try to be different
. Just be good. To be good is different enough.
Whatever women do, they must do twice
as well as men to be thought half
as good. Luckily
, this is not difficult.
It’s a long journey
. There will be good times, and there will be bad times, but SoftBank is always there.
I’m lucky to be part of a team who help to make me look good, and they deserve as much of the credit for my success as I do for the hard work we have all put in on the training ground
My idea of good company is the company of clever, well-informed
people who have a great deal
of conversation; that is what I call good company.
Good company and good discourse
are the very sinews of virtue.
Football is about joy. It’s about dribbling. I favour
every idea that makes the game beautiful. Every good idea has to last.
So a good teacher always makes you do something a little bit
more than you thought that you could do.
thing about tennis
is that no matter how good I get, I’ll never be as good as a wall.
If you are a chef, no matter how good a chef you are, it’s not good cooking
for yourself; the joy is in cooking for others
– it’s the same with music.
. People are insecure
, so they talk
about other people so that they won’t be talked
about. They point out flaws
in other people to make them feel good about themselves
. I think at any age or any social class
, that’s present.
Most people don’t like change. They revolt
against it unless they can clearly
see the advantage it brings. For that reason, when good leaders prepare to take action or make changes
, they take people through a process to get them ready
I hope everyone that is reading this is having a really good day. And if you are not, just know that in every new minute
you have an opportunity to change
He who bestows his goods
upon the poor shall have as much again, and ten times
It is lamentable, that to be a good patriot
one must become the enemy of the rest of mankind
is not only about winning. What is important to me is about playing hard, doing my best and putting up a good show for the spectators
Love seeks one thing only: the good of the one loved
. It leaves
all the other secondary effects
to take care of themselves. Love, therefore, is its own reward.
The more we come out and do good to others, the more our hearts
will be purified, and God will be in them.
I’d like to thank the good Lord
for making me a Yankee
Good can exist without evil, whereas
evil cannot exist without good.
I know that every good and excellent
thing in the world stands
moment by moment on the razor-edge of danger and must be fought
There is nothing either good or bad but thinking makes it so.
I was never really good at anything except for the ability to learn.
Common sense often makes good law
It’s a good place when all you have is hope and not expectations
I’m a good guy with a good heart, and I have good intentions.
I am for doing good to the poor, but I differ in opinion
about the means. I think the best way of doing good to the poor is not making them easy in poverty, but leading or driving
them out of it.
It is better to be beautiful than to be good. But… it is better to be good than to be ugly
I’m a true believer
in karma. You get what you give, whether it’s bad or good.
Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal
of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.
I’m a hacker, but I’m the good kind of hackers
. And I’ve never been a criminal.
Change is never easy, and it often creates discord
, but when people come together for the good of humanity and the Earth, we can accomplish great things
As long as you know yourself
and you got good people around you and you passionate
about what you do, that’s all that matters because at the end of the day, you go to sleep with the people you love, you wake up with the people you love, and you spend
your time with the people you love.
I don’t think I am any good. If I thought I was any good, I wouldn’t be.