Expecting the world to treat you fairly because you are a good person is a little like expecting the bull not to attack you because you are a vegetarian.— Dennis Wholey
Colorful Good Life quotations
You have enemies? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life.
Life is a hard battle anyway. If we laugh and sing a little as we fight the good fight of freedom, it makes it all go easier. I will not allow my life's light to be determined by the darkness around me.
I have spent the best years of my life giving people the lighter pleasures, helping them have a good time, and all I get is abuse, the existence of a hunted man.
The best way to not feel hopeless is to get up and do something.
Don’t wait for good things to happen to you. If you go out and make some good things happen, you will fill the world with hope, you will fill yourself with hope.
A good friend is a connection to life - a tie to the past, a road to the future, the key to sanity in a totally insane world.
To laugh often and love much; to win the respect of intelligent persons and the affection of children; to earn the approbation of honest critics and endure the betrayal of false friends; to appreciate beauty.
Life is like a camera. Focus on what's important. Capture the good times. And if things don't work out, just take another shot.
love the life you live. live the life you love.
Life is a carousel. It goes up and down. All U gotta do is just stay on.
Having sex is like playing bridge. If you don't have a good partner, you'd better have a good hand.
A happy marriage is the union of two good forgivers.
Golf is the closest game to the game we call life.
You get bad breaks from good shots; you get good breaks from bad shots - but you have to play the ball where it lies.
The good life is a process, not a state of being. It is a direction not a destination.
When a man finds a good woman and treats her the way she deserves to be treated it will change his Life. God favors a man that finds his wife and Loves her the way God Loves her
You need music, I don't know why. It's probably one of those Joe Campbell questions, why we need ritual. We need magic, and bliss, and power, myth, and celebration and religion in our lives, and music is a good way to encapsulate a lot of it.
When life is good do not take it for granted as it will pass.
Be mindful, be compassionate and nurture the circumstances that find you in this good time so it will last longer. When life falls apart always remember that this too will pass. Life will have its unexpected turns.
Anger is an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is stored than to anything on which it is poured.
The difference between a good life and a bad life is how well you walk through the fire
Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.
The purpose of life is to glorify God in both good and hard times alike.
Never blame anyone in your life. Good people give you happiness. Bad people give you experience. Worst people give you a lesson. And best people give you memories.
You don't have to be angry, you don't have to be too cool for school.
You can just have a good time and dance like no one's watching. Just enjoy life.
The good life is one inspired by love and guided by knowledge. What the Good Life Really Means?
A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart, and can sing it back to you when you have forgotten the words.
In the beginning there was the word. The word was Jah. The word is in I, Jah is in I. I make what is good, better, and what is better, best. I follow this in every aspect of life.
Good memories are like charms...Each is special. You collect them, one by one, until one day you look back and discover they make a long, colorful bracelet.
Reading is the key that opens doors to many good things in life.
Reading shaped my dreams, and more reading helped me make my dreams come true.
It's a terrible thing, I think, in life to wait until you're ready.
I have this feeling now that actually no one is ever ready to do anything. There is almost no such thing as ready. There is only now. And you may as well do it now. Generally speaking, now is as good a time as any.
When I think of those who have influenced my life the most, I think not of the great but of the good.
Right, wrong, good, bad, heaven, hell.
I think that is the theme of my life. I think you have to know both in order to honestly choose one. So I'm familiar with both sides of the fence.
Silently hear everyone. Accept what is good. Reject and forget what is not. This is intelligent living.
I shall never forget my mother, for it was she who planted and nurtured the first seeds of good within me. She opened my heart to the lasting impressions of nature; she awakened my understanding and extended my horizon and her percepts exerted an everlasting influence upon the course of my life.
My alone feels so good, I'll only have you if you're sweeter than my solitude.
Do all the good you can and make as little fuss about it as possible.