We’ve collected the best Good Quotes from the greatest minds of the world: Errol Spence Jr., Himani Shivpuri, Zig Ziglar, Mark Twain, Robert Trujillo. Use them as an inspiration.
We have to keep winning and looking good and keep fighting the best competition out there.
I have seen good times and bad times, struggle and success.
I can live for two months on a good compliment.
It’s all about the experience and having a good time and connecting with the fans.
Good manners will open doors that the best education cannot.
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 travel light. I think the most important thing is to be in a good mood and enjoy life, wherever you are.
A good society is characterised not just by liberty but by mutual respect and responsibility. When this breaks down it takes a lot more than police officers to put things right.
You can’t change the world alone – you will need some help – and to truly get from your starting point to your destination takes friends, colleagues, the good will of strangers and a strong coxswain to guide them.
I am not interested in power for power’s sake, but I’m interested in power that is moral, that is right and that is good.
Good breeding consists in concealing how much we think of ourselves and how little we think of the other person.
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.
Most police officers are good cops and good people.
Immortality is to live your life doing good things, and leaving your mark behind.
I tried to drown my sorrows, but the bastards learned how to swim, and now I am overwhelmed by this decent and good feeling.
The purpose of education is to make good human beings with skill and expertise… Enlightened human beings can be created by teachers.
It is wonderful how much time good people spend fighting the devil. If they would only expend the same amount of energy loving their fellow men, the devil would die in his own tracks of ennui.
The good man is the friend of all living things.
Nothing is more responsible for the good old days than a bad memory.
Inspiration comes from within yourself. One has to be positive. When you’re positive, good things happen.
All human beings are commingled out of good and evil.
You are educated. Your certification is in your degree. You may think of it as the ticket to the good life. Let me ask you to think of an alternative. Think of it as your ticket to change the world.
In the good old days when I was a senator, I was my own man.
The one thing that I know is that you win with good people.
I surround myself with positive, productive people of good will and decency.
Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can. As a peacemaker the lawyer has superior opportunity of being a good man. There will still be business enough.
New technology is not good or evil in and of itself. It’s all about how people choose to use it.
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.
Only government can take perfectly good paper, cover it with perfectly good ink and make the combination worthless.
No man is good enough to be another’s master.
Good leadership consists of showing average people how to do the work of superior people.
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.
Life is all about having a good time.
Much good work is lost for the lack of a little more.
We want to do a lot of stuff; we’re not in great shape. We didn’t get a good night‘s sleep. We’re a little depressed. Coffee solves all these problems in one delightful little cup.
Nothing leads to good that is not natural.
Good management is the art of making problems so interesting and their solutions so constructive that everyone wants to get to work and deal with them.
Whatever good things we build end up building us.
A director is the captain of the ship; he gets the vision of the film much before anyone else can. While I want to experiment with characters, I know a good director means I am in safe hands.
There are three ingredients in the good life: learning, earning and yearning.
My definition of a good hotel is a place I’d stay at.
The crest and crowning of all good, Life’s final star, is brotherhood.
Learn to… be what you are, and learn to resign with a good grace all that you are not.
Only the young die good.
For good nurture and education implant good constitutions.
People gossip. 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.
I’d like to thank the good Lord for making me a Yankee.
People say, ‘We remember the good times.’ Well I remember the bad times.
I choose my friends for their good looks, my acquaintances for their good characters, and my enemies for their intellects. A man cannot be too careful in the choice of his enemies.
Drugs are a waste of time. They destroy your memory and your self-respect and everything that goes along with with your self-esteem. They’re no good at all.
Good men are the stars, the planets of the ages wherein they live, and illustrate the times.
Good thoughts bear good fruit, bad thoughts bear bad fruit.
People had lost trust in governance. Getting back that trust, instilling a sense of hope and belief that good governance and development would be back on track, is my biggest achievement.
Non-cooperation with evil is as much a duty as is cooperation with good.
My country is the world, and my religion is to do good.
When you think positive, good things happen.
Good ideas are not adopted automatically. They must be driven into practice with courageous patience.
Good teachers know how to bring out the best in students.
It’s a good place when all you have is hope and not expectations.
If I win, it’s a bonus. If I lose, the sun still comes up the next day, and it’s all good.
It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come.
The ultimate tragedy is not the oppression and cruelty by the bad people but the silence over that by the good people.
Don’t try to be different. Just be good. To be good is different enough.
Wearing the correct dress for any occasion is a matter of good manners.
A father is a man who expects his son to be as good a man as he meant to be.
This time, like all times, is a very good one, if we but know what to do with it.
If you can’t play the good guy, sometimes you’ve got to play the villain.
Every day is a gift from God. There’s no guarantee of tomorrow, so that tells me to see the good in this day to make the most of it.
A philosopher once said, ‘Half of good philosophy is good grammar.’
Good books, like good friends, are few and chosen; the more select, the more enjoyable.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
A real man loves his wife, and places his family as the most important thing in life. Nothing has brought me more peace and content in life than simply being a good husband and father.
What is moral is what you feel good after, and what is immoral is what you feel bad after.
We cannot be mere consumers of good governance, we must be participants; we must be co-creators.
It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations.
My beliefs are that good people who work hard get their rewards. There will be struggle at times and hurdles along the way – life throws up all sorts – but in the end, you will prevail if you stick to the right path.
We have more to offer than just looking good.
Every good citizen adds to the strength of a nation.
Good things happen when you meet strangers.
The fragrance of flowers spreads only in the direction of the wind. But the goodness of a person spreads in all directions.
An organization, no matter how well designed, is only as good as the people who live and work in it.
Nobody minds having what is too good for them.
When you view your world with an attitude of gratitude, you are training yourself to focus on the good in life.
The only good is knowledge, and the only evil is ignorance.
I’m surrounded by nothing but great people. I’ve been blessed with that, so really, I’ve got no choice but to be an all-around good person.
I always pass on good advice. It is the only thing to do with it. It is never of any use to oneself.
One way to feel good about yourself is to love yourself… to take care of yourself.
I suppose being fierce is a very good thing, and a very cool thing. But more than fierce, I think I’m a strong person and a strong individual. And that’s what I take with me every day.
The good life is built with good relationships.
It sounds simple telling people to work hard and never quit, but to really execute and demonstrate those principles takes discipline and faith. Those are the two factors that I believe separate the good from the great, the successes from the failures.
Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation; for it is better to be alone than in bad company.
Great literature should do some good to the reader: must quicken his perception though dull, and sharpen his discrimination though blunt, and mellow the rawness of his personal opinions.
Goodness is something that makes us serene and content; it is magnificent. Those who are not good are evil.
Badminton 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.
Too much of a good thing can be taxing.
The infliction of cruelty with a good conscience is a delight to moralists. That is why they invented Hell.
Great and good are seldom the same man.
No matter how good you are, at some point your kids are gonna have to create their own independence and think that Mom and Dad aren’t cool, just to establish themselves. That’s what adolescence is about. They’re gonna go through that no matter what.
For evil to flourish, it only requires good men to do nothing.
To create well I have to be in a good mood, happy and cool.
What the people want is very simple – they want an America as good as its promise.
Less is only more where more is no good.
Whatever words we utter should be chosen with care for people will hear them and be influenced by them for good or ill.
Globalization is not a monolithic force but an evolving set of consequences – some good, some bad and some unintended. It is the new reality.
Be sweet, be good, and honest always.
Love sought is good, but given unsought, is better.
The difference between something good and something great is attention to detail.
The only thing to do with good advice is to pass it on. It is never of any use to oneself.
There’s definitely a lot of responsibility to keep the good energy going.
Music is life itself. What would this world be without good music? No matter what kind it is.
Life is growth. If we stop growing, technically and spiritually, we are as good as dead.
Do all the good you can, by all the means you can, in all the ways you can, in all the places you can, at all the times you can, to all the people you can, as long as ever you can.
To be good is noble; but to show others how to be good is nobler and no trouble.
Life is not a matter of holding good cards, but sometimes, playing a poor hand well.
Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
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.
A good reputation is more valuable than money.
The best portion of a good man’s life is his little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and of love.
It’s very intense to be in front of a live audience. It’s just an amazing experience. It’s dangerous. Everything out there is heightened. The bad stuff is extra-worse. The silences are extra-silent. The good stuff is amazing. It’s electric when you walk out there. For 90 minutes, you’re on this other planet.
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.
Every day, you’re only as good as your last show.
A magnetic personality doesn’t necessarily indicate a good heart.
A good hockey player plays where the puck is. A great hockey player plays where the puck is going to be.
I think good work, sincerity and discipline speak for themselves.
It is a good thing to learn caution from the misfortunes of others.
Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do.
Confidence in the goodness of another is good proof of one’s own goodness.
Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss.
Unless you have bad times, you can’t appreciate the good times.
Good planning is important. I’ve also regarded a sense of humor as one of the most important things on a big expedition. When you’re in a difficult or dangerous situation, or when you’re depressed about the chances of success, someone who can make you laugh eases the tension.
The four characteristics of humanism are curiosity, a free mind, belief in good taste, and belief in the human race.
A good laugh is sunshine in the house.
Good times don’t last long sometimes.
I believe that singing is the key to long life, a good figure, a stable temperament, increased intelligence, new friends, super self-confidence, heightened sexual attractiveness, and a better sense of humor.
A bad system will beat a good person every time.
The problem with having a sense of humor is often that people you use it on aren’t in a very good mood.
There is nothing either good or bad but thinking makes it so.
Surround yourself with good people. People who are going to be honest with you and look out for your best interests.
Just as treasures are uncovered from the earth, so virtue appears from good deeds, and wisdom appears from a pure and peaceful mind. To walk safely through the maze of human life, one needs the light of wisdom and the guidance of virtue.
A good teacher is a determined person.
A good heart is better than all the heads in the world.
It doesn’t matter how many A-levels you have, what kind of a degree you have, if you have good manners, people will like you.
Just because you make a good plan, doesn’t mean that’s what’s gonna happen.
A youth, when at home, should be filial and, abroad, respectful to his elders. He should be earnest and truthful. He should overflow in love to all and cultivate the friendship of the good. When he has time and opportunity, after the performance of these things, he should employ them in polite studies.
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.
The 1 to 2 billion poorest in the world, who don’t have food for the day, suffer from the worst disease: globalization deficiency. The way globalization is occurring could be much better, but the worst thing is not being part of it. For those people, we need to support good civil societies and governments.
Writing is good, thinking is better. Cleverness is good, patience is better.
Treasure the love you receive above all. It will survive long after your good health has vanished.
I think that the good and the great are only separated by the willingness to sacrifice.
A cute outfit can really make your day. If I wear something I look good in, my mood just goes way up.
The only purpose for which power can be rightfully exercised over any member of a civilized community, against his will, is to prevent harm to others. His own good, either physical or moral, is not sufficient warrant.
It takes more than just a good looking body. You’ve got to have the heart and soul to go with it.
The good times of today, are the sad thoughts of tomorrow.
Until we meet again, may the good Lord take a liking to you.
If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed.
The good and bad things are what form us as people… change makes us grow.
Dusting is a good example of the futility of trying to put things right. As soon as you dust, the fact of your next dusting has already been established.
Of all that is good, sublimity is supreme. Succeeding is the coming together of all that is beautiful. Furtherance is the agreement of all that is just. Perseverance is the foundation of all actions.
There is two kinds of music, the good, and the bad. I play the good kind.
It’s good to test yourself and develop your talents and ambitions as fully as you can and achieve greater success; but I think success is the feeling you get from a job well done, and the key thing is to do the work.
Golf is a good walk spoiled.
What a miserable thing life is: you’re living in clover, only the clover isn’t good enough.
I put a lot of pressure on myself. I think something’s not good enough, and I won’t stop until I feel like I’ve made it. I’m never satisfied.
To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one’s family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control one’s own mind. If a man can control his mind he can find the way to Enlightenment, and all wisdom and virtue will naturally come to him.
Wisdom is the knowledge of good and evil, not the strength to choose between the two.
Self-actualized people are independent of the good opinion of others.
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.
Life consists not in holding good cards but in playing those you hold well.
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
Evil prospers when good men do nothing.
When someone does something good, applaud! You will make two people happy.
One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.
It’s a good thing we don’t get all the government we pay for.
A good leader can engage in a debate frankly and thoroughly, knowing that at the end he and the other side must be closer, and thus emerge stronger. You don’t have that idea when you are arrogant, superficial, and uninformed.
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.
Gratitude is one of the strongest and most transformative states of being. It shifts your perspective from lack to abundance and allows you to focus on the good in your life, which in turn pulls more goodness into your reality.
That’s the good thing about being president, I can do whatever I want.
There was never a good war, or a bad peace.
I’d rather be lucky than good.
Posterity! You will never know how much it cost the present generation to preserve your freedom! I hope you will make a good use of it.
When I’m good, I’m very good. But when I’m bad I’m better.
It’s good to have a good teacher, but you always need a pretty good student.
Only the pure in heart can make a good soup.
I have made good judgments in the past. I have made good judgments in the future.
So long as the memory of certain beloved friends lives in my heart, I shall say that life is good.
A company is only as good as the people it keeps.
To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk.
On the whole, human beings want to be good, but not too good, and not quite all the time.
You should do what other people do, unless you have a very good reason not to.
There are two kinds of pride, both good and bad. ‘Good pride’ represents our dignity and self-respect. ‘Bad pride’ is the deadly sin of superiority that reeks of conceit and arrogance.
Short-term thinking is the greatest enemy of good government.
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.
Humility is no substitute for a good personality.
Better is the enemy of good.
If you can walk away from a landing, it’s a good landing. If you use the airplane the next day, it’s an outstanding landing.
As is a tale, so is life: not how long it is, but how good it is, is what matters.
Capitalism is the astounding belief that the most wickedest of men will do the most wickedest of things for the greatest good of everyone.
All good is hard. All evil is easy. Dying, losing, cheating, and mediocrity is easy. Stay away from easy.
Old things are always in good repute, present things in disfavor.
A free press can, of course, be good or bad, but, most certainly without freedom, the press will never be anything but bad.
A good beginning makes a good end.
Thunder is good, thunder is impressive; but it is lightning that does the work.
Good manners are cost effective. They not only increase the quality of life in the workplace, they contribute to employee morale, embellish the company image, and play a major role in generating profit.
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.
If you have good food, people will come to your restaurant.
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.
The good and the wise lead quiet lives.
The care of human life and happiness, and not their destruction, is the first and only object of good government.
The best part is still ahead of me – I haven’t experienced my ‘good old days’ yet.
To be a good loser is to learn how to win.
No matter what happens in life, be good to people. Being good to people is a wonderful legacy to leave behind.
The test of good manners is to be patient with the bad ones.
Nobody can predict the future. You just have to give your all to the relationship you’re in and do your best to take care of your partner, communicate and give them every last drop of love you have. I think one of the most important things in a relationship is caring for your significant other through good times and bad.
When government – in pursuit of good intentions – tries to rearrange the economy, legislate morality, or help special interests, the cost come in inefficiency, lack of motivation, and loss of freedom. Government should be a referee, not an active player.
I want to congratulate all the men out there who are working diligently to be good fathers whether they are stepfathers, or biological fathers or just spiritual fathers.
The less we deserve good fortune, the more we hope for it.
Of all tyrannies a tyranny sincerely exercised for the good of its victims may be the most oppressive.
Friends and good manners will carry you where money won’t go.
No man is good enough to govern another man without the other’s consent.
I have no plan. I will leave it to the good things and good times to find me.
Being a good police officer is one of the most difficult, dangerous, idealistic jobs in the world.
Goodness is the only investment that never fails.
A man is called selfish not for pursuing his own good, but for neglecting his neighbor’s.
I do believe in the old saying, ‘What does not kill you makes you stronger.’ Our experiences, good and bad, make us who we are. By overcoming difficulties, we gain strength and maturity.
Good manners don’t cost nothing.
It’s definitely a privilege to be able to do what you love to do; it’s not something that everyone gets to do, so I feel really good about that.
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.
A great man’s greatest good luck is to die at the right time.
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.
Well-being cannot exist just in your own head. Well-being is a combination of feeling good as well as actually having meaning, good relationships and accomplishment.
Common sense often makes good law.
The more we come out and do good to others, the more our hearts will be purified, and God will be in them.
You’re in pretty good shape for the shape you are in.
To make no mistakes is not in the power of man; but from their errors and mistakes the wise and good learn wisdom for the future.
Glamour is about feeling good in your own skin.
Whatever is done for love always occurs beyond good and evil.
Little League baseball is a very good thing because it keeps the parents off the streets.
The best preparation for good work tomorrow is to do good work today.
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.
Good things happen to those who hustle.
Dogs and philosophers do the greatest good and get the fewest rewards.
Too much of a good thing can be wonderful.
A man always has two reasons for doing anything: a good reason and the real reason.
I only wish that ordinary people had an unlimited capacity for doing harm; then they might have an unlimited power for doing good.
The conscience of children is formed by the influences that surround them; their notions of good and evil are the result of the moral atmosphere they breathe.
Everywhere’s a party with me – I’m a factory of good times.
I’m always gonna be smiling. I’m always gonna be in a good mood.
Doing well is the result of doing good. That’s what capitalism is all about.
Fun is 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.
Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.
I believe, I believe every day is a good day when you paint.
Democracy is the theory that the common people know what they want, and deserve to get it good and hard.
It is the mark of a good action that it appears inevitable in retrospect.
The main foundations of every state, new states as well as ancient or composite ones, are good laws and good arms you cannot have good laws without good arms, and where there are good arms, good laws inevitably follow.
Virtue is persecuted more by the wicked than it is loved by the good.
Henceforth I ask not good fortune. I myself am good fortune.
There is no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather.
To be stupid, selfish, and have good health are three requirements for happiness, though if stupidity is lacking, all is lost.
People always want welfare, development, and good governance. As long as you are delivering, people are with you.
Life’s pretty good, and why wouldn’t it be? I’m a pirate, after all.
If the opposition disarms, well and good. If it refuses to disarm, we shall disarm it ourselves.
I am one of those who think like Nobel, that humanity will draw more good than evil from new discoveries.
It’s a long journey. There will be good times, and there will be bad times, but SoftBank is always there.
A hard beginning maketh a good ending.
Sometimes I’m in a bad mood, sometimes I’m in a good mood. It’s like everyone else.
Good manners sometimes means simply putting up with other people’s bad manners.
Doing Good is a simple and universal vision. A vision to which each and every one of us can connect and contribute to its realisation. A vision based on the belief that by doing good deeds, positive thinking and affirmative choice of words, feelings and actions, we can enhance goodness in the world.
Plans are only good intentions unless they immediately degenerate into hard work.
Life is never fair, and perhaps it is a good thing for most of us that it is not.
A good life depends on the strength of our relationships with family, friends, neighbours, colleagues and strangers.
The only way to prove that you’re a good sport is to lose.
Truthful words are not beautiful; beautiful words are not truthful. Good words are not persuasive; persuasive words are not good.
The World is my country, all mankind are my brethren, and to do good is my religion.
Music is the greatest communication in the world. Even if people don’t understand the language that you’re singing in, they still know good music when they hear it.
A good garden may have some weeds.
Anything worth doing good takes a little chaos.
You’re never as good as everyone tells you when you win, and you’re never as bad as they say when you lose.
Creativity is a habit, and the best creativity is the result of good work habits.
Abortion is part of being a mother and of caring for children, because part of caring for children is knowing when it’s not a good idea to bring them into the world.
Nothing good ever comes of violence.
A good restaurant is like a vacation; it transports you, and it becomes a lot more than just about the food.
A good, sympathetic review is always a wonderful surprise.
Real beauty is to be true to oneself. That’s what makes me feel good.
My motto is: more good times.
It’s really important for children to have good morals and good manners, and that they’re thoughtful of other people and that they learn the consequences of their actions.
Never be discouraged. If I were sunk in the lowest pits of Nova Scotia, with the Rocky Mountains piled on me, I would hang on, exercise faith, and keep up good courage, and I would come out on top.
Our will is always for our own good, but we do not always see what that is.
Anyone can have a good day, but you have to be able to perform on a bad day.
Drawing is the honesty of the art. There is no possibility of cheating. It is either good or bad.
They didn’t want it good, they wanted it Wednesday.
A good husband makes a good wife.
Set your sights high, the higher the better. Expect the most wonderful things to happen, not in the future but right now. Realize that nothing is too good. Allow absolutely nothing to hamper you or hold you up in any way.
Life is not a matter of holding good cards, but of playing a poor hand well.
Goodness is about character – integrity, honesty, kindness, generosity, moral courage, and the like. More than anything else, it is about how we treat other people.
A good picture is equivalent to a good deed.
No one can be good for long if goodness is not in demand.
You can only do your best. That’s all you can do. And if it isn’t good enough, it isn’t good enough.
I do believe we’re all connected. I do believe in positive energy. I do believe in the power of prayer. I do believe in putting good out into the world. And I believe in taking care of each other.
I cannot emphasize enough the importance of a good teacher.
Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter.
Hugs can do great amounts of good – especially for children.
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.
A good wife always forgives her husband when she’s wrong.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it’s those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
Good, better, best. Never let it rest. ‘Til your good is better and your better is best.
One good teacher in a lifetime may sometimes change a delinquent into a solid citizen.
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.
War is war. The only good human being is a dead one.
I am convinced that material things can contribute a lot to making one’s life pleasant, but, basically, if you do not have very good friends and relatives who matter to you, life will be really empty and sad and material things cease to be important.
In every seed of good there is always a piece of bad.
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.
Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly, while bad people will find a way around the laws.
The good old days are now.
A good head and a good heart are always a formidable combination.
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 others so.
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.
I believe that every human mind feels pleasure in doing good to another.
A good song never gets old.
That which is striking and beautiful is not always good, but that which is good is always beautiful.
Good judgment comes from experience, and a lot of that comes from bad judgment.
There is no higher religion than human service. To work for the common good is the greatest creed.
There are no rules for good photographs, there are only good photographs.
A good scare is worth more to a man than good advice.
A good director creates an environment, which gives the actor the encouragement to fly.
A strong renewable energy industry is good for our environment and our economy.
Talking isn’t doing. It is a kind of good deed to say well; and yet words are not deeds.
There is one thing the photograph must contain, the humanity of the moment. This kind of photography is realism. But realism is not enough – there has to be vision, and the two together can make a good photograph.
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
For every good reason there is to lie, there is a better reason to tell the truth.
Everyone’s a critic: when you are doing something good, everybody wants to bring you down, and that’s something I’ve been told. People want to see you do good, but not too good.
I think it matters whether someone has a good heart.
I’m just here for good times, man. I want people to have the best time ever. Especially if they’re around me.
We shall never know all the good that a simple smile can do.
I think it’s better to feel good than to look good.
Baseball has been very good to me.
Good company and good discourse are the very sinews of virtue.
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?’
Sometimes the truth hurts. And sometimes it feels real good.
Keep a good attitude and do the right thing even when it’s hard. When you do that you are passing the test. And God promises you your marked moments are on their way.
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, knock ’em out.’
Silence is golden when you can’t think of a good answer.
The way to be successful in the software world is to come up with breakthrough software, and so whether it’s Microsoft Office or Windows, its pushing that forward. New ideas, surprising the marketplace, so good engineering and good business are one in the same.
I watched my mom and dad build everything that matters – a family, a home and a good name.
Everyone has different paths. I’ve been lucky to have a good support system – my family, friends and colleagues to keep me grounded and humble and to keep working hard. I never give up.
I do love email. Wherever possible I try to communicate asynchronously. I’m really good at email.
Keep good company – that is, go to the Louvre.
Free is the best. Anything free is good.
Thank you, God, for this good life and forgive us if we do not love it enough.
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
A good upbringing means not that you won’t spill sauce on the tablecloth, but that you won’t notice it when someone else does.
I know in my heart that man is good. That what is right will always eventually triumph. And there’s purpose and worth to each and every life.
Attitude and enthusiasm play a big part in my life. I get excited about the things that inspire me. I also believe in laughing and having a good time.
Treat those who are good with goodness, and also treat those who are not good with goodness. Thus goodness is attained. Be honest to those who are honest, and be also honest to those who are not honest. Thus honesty is attained.
He who stops being better stops being good.
The amount of good luck coming your way depends on your willingness to act.
Freedom, morality, and the human dignity of the individual consists precisely in this; that he does good not because he is forced to do so, but because he freely conceives it, wants it, and loves it.
Good things happen when you get your priorities straight.
Education begins the gentleman, but reading, good company and reflection must finish him.
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!
Summer means happy times and good sunshine. It means going to the beach, going to Disneyland, having fun.
I always believe that if you have a good heart, you just want to do what’s right. You don’t want to step on anyone.
A good photograph is knowing where to stand.
I’m so lucky to have such a great family. I respect them so much professionally, and they’ve been unconditionally supportive in the choices that I’ve made. It’s been very good having them on my side.
The chief enemy of creativity is ‘good’ sense.
Sleep is good, death is better; but of course, the best thing would to have never been born at all.
The good life is a process, not a state of being. It is a direction not a destination.
If you’re not really having a good time, it’s not worth it.
He who speaks without modesty will find it difficult to make his words good.
It is always good to make new friends.
I wake up every day and I think, ‘I’m breathing! It’s a good day.’
I’m trying to get myself in good shape, do my workouts, so that when I am back, I am ready to go.
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.
Fighting corruption is not just good governance. It’s self-defense. It’s patriotism.
I believe that working with good people matters because then the work environment is good. If there is a sense of respect and belief among the people you work with, that is when good work is done.
Truth is, I love everyone that is a good person regardless of what they look like, walk like, or who they love.
Good business leaders create a vision, articulate the vision, passionately own the vision, and relentlessly drive it to completion.
A simple life is good with me. I don’t need a whole lot. For me, a T-shirt, a pair of shorts, barefoot on a beach and I’m happy.
Being entirely honest with oneself is a good exercise.
We cannot make good news out of bad practice.
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.
He who spares the bad injures the good.
Never call an accountant a credit to his profession; a good accountant is a debit to his profession.
It’s better to be good than evil, but one achieves goodness at a terrific cost.
You can’t get much done in life if you only work on the days when you feel good.
The good life consists in deriving happiness by using your signature strengths every day in the main realms of living. The meaningful life adds one more component: using these same strengths to forward knowledge, power or goodness.
No man succeeds without a good woman behind him. Wife or mother, if it is both, he is twice blessed indeed.
We are all here for a spell, get all the good laughs you can.
I basically taught myself how to DJ, but I’ve been inspired by DJs throughout my whole career. I have some good friends that would hook us up with music. You learn some little things here and there from each DJ and you just take it and put your own style into to it.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference.
Life started getting good when I started making money.
Sustainability is no longer about doing less harm. It’s about doing more good.
What is beautiful is good, and who is good will soon be beautiful.
Surround yourself with really good people. I think that’s an important thing. Because the people you surround yourself are a reflection of you.
If you feel good about who you are inside, it will radiate.
You’re only as good as the people who you surround yourself with.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
To be a good citizen, it’s important to be able to put yourself in other people’s shoes and see the big picture. If everything you see is rooted in your own identity, that becomes difficult or impossible.
Calm mind brings inner strength and self-confidence, so that’s very important for good health.
I get way too much happiness from good food.
Life expectancy would grow by leaps and bounds if green vegetables smelled as good as bacon.
It’s good to trust others but, not to do so is much better.
Old things are always in good repute, present things in disfavor.