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
Delicious Good Person quotations
There comes a point you have to realize that you'll never be good enough for some people. The question is, is that your problem or theirs.
No matter how successful you become you gotta keep grindin' and be a good person and then good things will come to you.
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.
An intelligent person opens your mind, a beautiful person opens your eyes, a loving person opens your heart.
... People with great passions, people who accomplish great deeds, people who possess strong feelings, even people with great minds and a strong personality, rarely come out of good little boys and girls.
I don't want to be remembered as a good goalkeeper. I want to be remembered as a great person.
Waste no more time arguing about what a good person should be. Be one.
Be a good person, but don't waste time to prove it.
Spirituality is natural goodness. God is not a person; God is a presence personified in us. Spirituality is not a thing; it is the atmosphere of God's Presence, goodness, truth, and beauty.
The person who does not believe in miracles surely makes it certain that he or she will never take part in one.
You can be everything in life but the important thing is to be a good person.
Don't be discouraged by the size of your network - inspire one person and you are doing good.
You assist an administration most effectively by obeying its orders and decrees.
An evil administration never deserves such allegiance. Allegiance to it means partaking of the evil. A good man will therefore resist an evil system or administration with his whole soul.
Good human relations not only bring great personal rewards but are essential to the success of any enterprise.
The average person is either a weakling, or just a happy person who wants to get along, or thinks being tough is having big muscles and strutting around town and having a good-looking girlfriend.
If you want to know what a man is like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.
If a Muslim becomes a non-Muslim and propagates his/her new religion, then it is as good as treason. There is a Death Penalty in Islam for such a person.
Sometimes good things fall apart so better things could fall together.
A good test of a relationship is how a person responds to the word 'no.
' Love respects 'no,' control does not.
My goal in life is to be as good of a person my dog already thinks I am.
Life is too precious to waste it with the wrong person.
You're better off alone until the right one comes along.
I can’t hate people for making judgment on me, or making a decision of liking me or not liking me. All I can do is try to better as a person. And I’m good with knowing everything isn’t always going to be perfect.
I learned the hard way that not only do you not have to be superwoman, but it's better not to be and not to try to be. What I would like to be is just a good person - someone who tries her best and puts her best foot forward.
A child is a person who can't understand why someone would give away a perfectly good kitten.
When people see your personality come out, they feel so good, like they actually know who you are.
Inspire yourself to be great. Being good isn't good enough.
I’m not a religious person; I would call myself an atheist. I don’t have a good story behind it, I’m just reasonable.
Manners is he key thing. Say, for instance, when you are growing up, you are walking down the street, you've got to tell everybody "Good morning everybody"! You can't pass one person.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing about.
I'm a very lucky person. I'm an idiot, and I've shoveled through life rather nicely so far, so I don't feel like I deserve good treatment.
We cannot give what we do not have: We cannot bring peace to the world if we ourselves are not peaceful. We cannot bring love to the world if we ourselves are not loving. Our true gift to ourselves and others lies not in what we have but in who we are.
Keep in mind that the true measure of an individual is how he treats a person who can do him absolutely no good.
And now that you don't have to be perfect, you can be good.
However good or bad you feel about your relationship, the person you are with at this moment is the "right" person, because he or she is the mirror of who you are inside.
A person who is nice to you, but rude to the waiter, is not a nice person.
If Copenhagen were a person, that person would be generous, beautiful, elderly, but with a flair. A human being that has certain propensities for quarrelling, filled with imagination and with appetite for the new and with respect for the old - somebody who takes good care of things and of people.
A good person can make another person good;
it means that goodness will elicit goodness in the society; other persons will also be good.
Our problem with President Obama isn't that he's a bad person.
By all accounts, he too is a good husband, and a good father - and thanks to lots of practice, a pretty good golfer.
The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid.
In real love you want the other person's good. In romantic love, you want the other person.
Love is all a matter of timing. It's no good meeting the right person too soon or too late.
Compassion may be called the fundamental of all good art because it alone can tell you what other beings feel and experience. Only compassion severs the bonds of your personal limitations, and gives you deep access into the inner life of the character you study, without which you cannot properly prepare it for the stage