222 Best Goodness Quotes To Inspire Kindness in Your Heart

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The Most Famous Goodness Quotes (Best in 2024)

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To talk goodness is not good... only to do it is. — Chinese Proverbs

Goodness . . . You got to make it out of badness . . . Because there isn't anything else to make it out of. — Robert Penn Warren

Goodness is the only investment that never fails. — Henry David Thoreau

Let goodness go with the doing. — Marcus Aurelius

In goodness there are all kinds of wisdom. — Euripides

Without Goodness one cannot enjoy enduring happiness — Confucius

Goodness is something that makes us serene and content; it is magnificent. Those who are not good are evil. — Bhumibol Adulyadej

Goodness in words creates trust, goodness in thinking creates depth, goodness in giving creates love. — Lao Tzu

What you focus on expands, and when you focus on the goodness in your life, you create more of it. — Oprah Winfrey

The roots of all goodness lie in the soil of appreciation for goodness. — Dalai Lama

Short Goodness Quotes

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  • You have enemies? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life. — Winston Churchill
  • The reading of all good books is like a conversation with the finest minds of past centuries. — Rene Descartes
  • Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one. — Marcus Aurelius
  • One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain. — Bob Marley
  • When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. And that's my religion. — Abraham Lincoln
  • Every day may not be good... but there's something good in every day — Alice Morse Earle
  • Life is a carousel. It goes up and down. All U gotta do is just stay on. — Pharrell Williams
  • What is done out of love always takes place beyond good and evil. — Friedrich Nietzsche
  • I'm so tired of waiting, aren't you, for the world to become good and beautiful and kind? — Langston Hughes
  • He who works with his hands and his head and his heart is an artist — Francis of Assisi

Top 10 Goodness Quotes

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A true friend is someone who thinks that you are a good egg even though he knows that you are slightly cracked. — Bernard Meltzer

With or without religion, you would have good people doing good things and evil people doing evil things. But for good people to do evil things, that takes religion. — Steven Weinberg

No matter how successful you become you gotta keep grindin' and be a good person and then good things will come to you. — Meek Mill

You have enemies? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life. — Winston Churchill

The reading of all good books is like a conversation with the finest minds of past centuries. — Rene Descartes

Women wish to be loved not because they are pretty, or good, or well bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves. — Henri Frederic Amiel

That is the difference between good teachers and great teachers: good teachers make the best of a pupil's means; great teachers foresee a pupil's ends. My teacher was Ferruccio CusinatiMaria Callas

Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one. — Marcus Aurelius

One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain. — Bob Marley

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. — John Wesley

Goodness Image Quotes

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Goodness quote by Friedrich Nietzsche

What is done out of love always takes place beyond good and evil. — Friedrich Nietzsche

Goodness quote by Francis of Assisi

He who works with his hands and his head and his heart is an artist — Francis of Assisi

Goodness quote by Margaret Walker

Friends and good manners will carry you where money won't go. — Margaret Walker

Goodness quote by Napoleon Bonaparte

Six hours' sleep for a man, seven for a woman, and eight for a fool. — Napoleon Bonaparte

Goodness quote by George Bernard Shaw

Write your Sad times in Sand, Write your Good times in Stone. — George Bernard Shaw

Goodness quote by Jose Rizal

It is enough for the evil people to succeed, for the good people to do nothing. — Jose Rizal

Goodness quote by Ibn Taymiyyah

What really counts are good endings, not flawed beginnings. — Ibn Taymiyyah

Goodness quote by Edmund Burke

The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing. — Edmund Burke

Goodness quote by Immanuel Kant

Do the right thing because it is right. — Immanuel Kant

Goodness quote by Queen Elizabeth II

Good memories are our second chance at happiness. — Queen Elizabeth II

Goodness quote by ASAP Rocky

God is letting me shine, because I've got a good heart. — ASAP Rocky

Goodness quote by Ruth Graham

A happy marriage is the union of two good forgivers. — Ruth Graham

Goodness quote by Marcus Aurelius

Waste no more time arguing about what a good person should be. Be one. — Marcus Aurelius

Goodness quote by Confucius

He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own. — Confucius

Goodness quote by George Michael

Be good to yourself 'cause nobody else has the power to make you happy. — George Michael

Goodness quote by Bible

Bad company ruins good morals. — Bible

Goodness quote by Kenny Rogers

Don't be afraid to give up the good to go for the great. — Kenny Rogers

Goodness quote by Sigmund Freud

Being entirely honest with oneself is a good exercise. — Sigmund Freud

Goodness quote by Rumi

The breeze at dawn has secrets to tell you. Don't go back to sleep. — Rumi

Goodness quote by Charles Dickens

Do all the good you can and make as little fuss about it as possible. — Charles Dickens

Goodness quote The world will not be destroyed by those who do evil, but by those who watch the
The world will not be destroyed by those who do evil, but by those who watch them without doing anything.

God's Goodness Quotes

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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. — Ernest Holmes

After you have made a decision that is pleasing to God, the Devil may try to make you have second thoughts. Intensify your prayer time, meditation, and good deeds. For if Satan's temptations merely cause you to increase your efforts to grow in holiness, he'll have an incentive to leave you alone. — Ignatius of Loyola

We should always look upon ourselves as God's servants, placed in God's world, to do his work; and accordingly labour faithfully for him; not with a design to grow rich and great, but to glorify God, and do all the good we possibly can. — David Brainerd

Goodness quote Persist to overcome. He that can't endure the bad, will not live to see the good
Persist to overcome. He that can't endure the bad, will not live to see the good.

God is with the broken-hearted. When your heart breaks, it’s a good thing – the breaking of the heart is what opens it up to the light of Allah. The dunya is designed to break your heart, to crush it. — Hamza Yusuf

Beloved, pursue Jesus and you will experience wisdom in every area of your life. You cannot try to earn, deserve or study to acquire God’s wisdom. It comes by His unmerited favor. His wisdom will give you good success in your career. It will cause you to succeed as a student, parent or spouse. — Joseph Prince

God never witholds from His child that which His love and wisdom call good. God's refusals are always merciful -- "severe mercies" at times but mercies all the same. God never denies us our hearts desire except to give us something better. — Elisabeth Elliot

Goodness quote Just do what works for you, because there will always be someone who thinks diff
Just do what works for you, because there will always be someone who thinks differently.

If it excites you, if it makes you feel good, it's God speaking to you. — Wayne Dyer

Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature's peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees. — John Muir

Faith doesn’t mean an absence of fear. It means facing fear and trusting that God’s goodness is greater. — Matt Chandler

As you walk in God's divine wisdom, you will surely begin to see a greater measure of victory and good success in your life. — Joseph Prince

Believe In Goodness Quotes

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I think [Steve Scalise] is a good man I am not going to vote in that regard because I believe Israel controls the Senate they control the House of Representatives they control the media . — David Duke

Find the good. It's all around you. Find it, showcase it and you'll start believing in it. — Jesse Owens

Don't you quit. You keep walking, you keep trying, there is help and happiness ahead. Some blessings come soon. Some come late. Some don't come until heaven. But for those who embrace the gospel of Jesus Christ, they come. It will be alright in the end. Trust God and believe in Good Things to Come. — Jeffrey R. Holland

Goodness quote Never regret a day in your life: good days give happiness, bad days give experie
Never regret a day in your life: good days give happiness, bad days give experience, worst days give lessons, and best days give memories.

The person who does not believe in miracles surely makes it certain that he or she will never take part in one. — William Blake

Men have such a good opinion of themselves, of their mental superiority and intellectual depth; they believe themselves so skilled in discerning the true from the false, the path of safety from those of error, that they should be forbidden as much as possible the perusal of philosophic writings. — Al-Ghazali

My good friends, for the second time in our history, a British Prime Minister has returned from Germany bringing peace with honor. I believe it is peace for our time... Go home and get a nice quiet sleep. — Neville Chamberlain

Goodness quote Whatever is good for you soul, do that.
Whatever is good for you soul, do that.

Whatever your conscious mind assumes and believes to be true, your subconscious mind will accept and bring to pass. Believe in good fortune, divine guidance, right action, and all the blessings of life. — Joseph Murphy

You have this one life. How do you wanna spend it? Apologizing? Regretting? Questioning? Hating yourself? Dieting? Running after people who don't see you? Be brave. Believe in yourself. Do what feels good. Take risks. You have this one life. Make yourself proud. — Cara Delevingne

The good thing about science is that it's true whether or not you believe in it. — Neil deGrasse Tyson

I firmly believe that any man's finest hour, the greatest fulfillment of all that he holds dear, is that moment when he has worked his heart out in a good cause and lies exhausted on the field of battle - victorious. — Vince Lombardi

Thanking God For His Goodness Quotes

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An evidence that our will has been broken is that we begin to thank God for that which once seemed so bitter, knowing that his will is good and that, in His time and in His way, He is able to make the most bitter waters sweet. — Nancy Leigh DeMoss

God be thanked for that good and perfect gift, the gift unspeakable: His life, His love, His very self in Jesus Christ. — Maltbie Davenport Babcock

But let the good old corn adorn The hills our fathers trod; Still let us, for his golden corn, Send up our thanks to God! — John Greenleaf Whittier

Goodness quote Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions, they pass no critici
Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms.

What if I gave thanks in the trouble, for the trouble, because the trouble is a gift that causes me to turn? What if I loved God not for His goods but for His love itself that is goodness enough? — Ann Voskamp

Enjoy the blessings Heaven bestows, Assist his friends, forgive his foes; Trust God, and keep his statutes still, Upright and firm, through good and ill; Thankful for all that God has given, Fixing his firmest hopes on heaven; Knowing that earthly joys decay, But hoping through the darkest day. — Charlotte Bronte

Thankfulness to God is a recognition that God in His goodness and faithfulness has provided for us and cared for us, both physically and spiritually. It is a recognition that we are totally dependent upon Him; that all that we are and have comes from God. — Jerry Bridges

Goodness quote There is a battle of two wolves inside us all. One is evil. It is anger, jealous
There is a battle of two wolves inside us all. One is evil. It is anger, jealousy, greed, resentment, lies, inferiority and ego. The other is good. It is joy, peace, love, hope, humility, kindness, empathy and truth. The wolf that wins? The one you feed.

I have good reason to be content, for thank God I can read and perhaps understand Shakespeare to his depths. — John Keats

Oh My Goodness Quotes

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Frog said, 'I wrote 'Dear Toad, I am glad that you are my best friend. Your best friend, Frog.' 'Oh,' said Toad, 'that makes a very good letter.'Then Frog and Toad went out onto the front porch to wait for the mail. They sat there, feeling happy together. — Arnold Lobel

I always try to treat the book itself as the artwork. I don't want you to stop while you're reading one of my books and say, 'Oh! What a gorgeous illustration!' I want you to stop at the end of the book and say, 'This is a good book. — Chris Raschka

Good cinema is good cinema. It makes you feel like you need to work. Just yesterday I saw a good film, but even if I'd seen a bad one, I'd feel, "Oh my god, what a bad job, I can do better." — Agnes Varda

Goodness quote Try no to resist the changes that come in your way. Instead, let life live throu
Try no to resist the changes that come in your way. Instead, let life live through you. And do not worry that your life is turning upside down. How do you know that the side you are used to is better than the one to come? How Rumi Can Change Your Life?

TV's not the same buzz. If someone tells you three million people watched the show last week, that's good but, when you walk out in front of 1,000, you think, 'Oh my God, this had better be good'. — Jimmy Carr

Oh look, an ATM! Ok, here we go! I lost all my money, now what do I do? Get a gun! Rob a casino! Good idea! Look at all the lights! This is beautiful. — Bill Burr

My goal should never be to raise kids that make me look good. (Oh but how my flesh craves this!) My goal should be to raise kids who love God and spend their lives making His goodness known in their corner of the world. — Lysa TerKeurst

Goodness quote You have to fight through the bad days in order to earn the best days.
You have to fight through the bad days in order to earn the best days.

Oh that I was lowly in heart! Honor and dishonor, good report and evil report would then be alike, and prove a furtherance to me in my Christian cause. — George Whitefield

The little idiosyncrasies that only I know about: that's what made her my wife. Oh she had the goods on me too, she knew all my little peccadilloes. People call these things imperfections, but they're not. Ah, that's the good stuff! — Robin Williams

I had to learn - since I'm divorced now and everyone is like, 'Oh my God, you're single, what's going on?' - that if I don't like to spend time with myself, how can I ask someone else to enjoy spending time with me? I'm getting to learn how to enjoy my solitude and have a good time. — Gabrielle Union

I used to be good friends with my depression, saying oh I'm so depressed, or life is terrible. — Tony Curtis

Spread Goodness Quotes

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You are good. But it is not enough just to be good. You must be good for something. You must contribute good to the world. The world must be a better place for your presence. And the good that is in you must be spread to others. — Gordon B. Hinckley

A kind of light spread out from her. And everything changed color. And the world opened out. And a day was good to awaken to. And there were no limits to anything. And the people of the world were good and handsome. And I was not afraid any more. — John Steinbeck

Disease-carrying thoughts swarm and multiply in the dark and twisted labyrinths of our minds, and all that is needed is a mob and a good political slogan for the epidemic to be spread once again, with a burst of automatic weapons or a mushroom cloud. — Romain Gary

Goodness quote No man chooses evil because it is evil; he only mistakes it for happiness, the g
No man chooses evil because it is evil; he only mistakes it for happiness, the good he seeks.

Albania, Macedonia and Greece have managed to create a good partnership in the south of the Continent and are making progress in blocking the spread of the conflict. But any spillover could destroy this European-oriented partnership and create problems for the European Union countries themselves. — Fatos Nano

Sometimes it's good just to be seduced by the particular cheeses spread out in front of you on a cheese counter. — Nigella Lawson

Information is like compost; it does no good unless you spread it around. — Eliot Coleman

Goodness quote If you want to be good at something, you must first be willing to be bad at it.
If you want to be good at something, you must first be willing to be bad at it.

Money is like manure, its only good if you spread it around. — Winston Churchill

Money is like manure. If you spread it around, it does a lot of good, but if you pile it up in one place, it stinks like hell. — Clint Murchison, Jr.

Love for Kuwait is always prior to self-love, money, and children.. In the heart of every Kuwaiti, Kuwait's love grew it's seeds, spread its roots and branches all around our good land — Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah

Do good. Spread love. Embrace all. Hurt none. — Matshona Dhliwayo

Goodness Attracts Goodness Quotes

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I am very attracted by bad taste-it is a lot more exciting than that supposed good taste which is nothing more than a standardized way of looking at things. — Helmut Newton

A good rule to remember for life is that when it comes to plastic surgery and sushi, never be attracted by a bargain. — Graham Norton

Money and good pussy's a fatal attraction for men. — Ja Rule

The forgiving state of mind is a magnetic power for attracting good. — Catherine Ponder

Figure out what you’re good at and start helping other people with it; give it away. Pay it forward. Karma sort of works because people are very consistent. On a long enough timescale, you will attract what you project. — Naval Ravikant

Good humor is a tonic for mind and body. It is the best antidote for anxiety and depression. It is a business asset. It attracts and keeps friends. It lightens human burdens. It is the direct route to serenity and contentment. — Grenville Kleiser

Berthold is still a good typeface, but even Berthold has some less than attractive features, and then I just cut them off because I didn't like them. — Wolfgang Weingart

Cute is when your personality shines through your looks. — Natalie Portman

There is a truth deep down inside of you that has been waiting for you to discover it, and that truth is this: you deserve all good things life has to offer. — Rhonda Byrne

Goodwill to others is constructive thought. It helps build you up. It is good for your body. It makes vour blood purer, your muscles stronger, and your whole form more symmetrical in shape. It is the real elixir of life. The more such thought you attract to you, the more life you will have. — Prentice Mulford

Choose Goodness Quotes

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You create your own decoration. You choose your color, you choose your mood. ... If you are depressed, you put some bright yellow and suddenly you are happy. — Philippe Starck

Education is learning to grow, learning what to grow toward, learning what is good and bad, learning what is desirable and undesirable, learning what to choose and what not to choose. — Abraham Maslow

Afoot and light-hearted I take to the open road. Healthy, free, the world before me. The long brown path before me leading me wherever I choose. Henceforth, I ask not good fortune, I myself am good fortune. Henceforth, I whimper no more, postpone no more, need nothing. — Walt Whitman

The trouble is not in dying for a friend, but in finding a friend worth dying for. — Mark Twain

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. — DMX

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Refuse the evil, and choose the good. Isaiah 7:15 — Bible

I choose to make the rest of my life the best of my life. — Louise Hay

We have the incredible privilege of serving in the highest offices in the state. We must prove ourselves worthy of our fellow citizens' faith. We must be trusted to always place the public's good above our own and to always choose fairness over favoritism. — Jodi Rell

. . . success is a combination of many things, but a good character is the foundation of the kind of success that will bring you real happiness. Choose your friends wisely-they will make or break you. — J. Willard Marriott

No one is perfect. If you look for the bad you will find it. If you look for the good, you will find it. Choose wisely what you look for. — Lex Fridman

Too Much Goodness Quotes

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Straight from the heart, I represent hip hop I be three albums deep, but I don't wanna go pop Too many candy rappers seem to be at the top Too much candy is no good, so now I'm closing the shop. — Phife Dawg

If you sit back & spend too much time feeling good about what you did in the past, you're going to come up short next time — Bill Belichick

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There's a good reason why nobody studies history, it just teaches you too much. — Noam Chomsky

I am tired of talk that comes to nothing It makes my heart sick when I remember all the good words and all the broken promises. There has been too much talking by men who had no right to talk. It does not require many words to speak the truth. — Chief Joseph

Beware of confining yourself to a particular belief and denying all else, for much good would elude you - indeed, the knowledge of reality would elude you. Be in yourself a matter for all forms of belief, for God is too vast and tremendous to be restricted to one belief rather than another. — Ibn Arabi

The devil is not fighting religion. He´s too smart for that. He is producing a counterfeit Christianity, so much like the real one that good Christians are afraid to speak out against it. — Vance Havner

Too much study of the scriptures does more harm than good. The important thing is to know the essence of the scriptures. After that, what is the need of books? One should learn the essence and then dive deep in order to realize God. — Ramakrishna

Life is not so bad if you have plenty of luck, a good physique, and not too much imagination. — Christopher Isherwood

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Too much of anything is bad, but too much good whiskey is barely enough. — Mark Twain

It just starts in a world you don't know too much about, and he's so good at using that to amplify the mystery, but also the feeling that you're smart enough to figure this out. I love that.” — Duncan Trussell

My Goodness Quotes

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I've had good times and I've had bad times and I reminisce, maybe when I lay down, but throughout my day I keep myself engulfed in whatever moment I'm in because it could steer me into a depressed state. — Kevin Gates

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. — Sojourner Truth

Go forth in peace, for you have followed the good road. Go forth without fear, for he who created you has made you holy, has always protected you, and loves you as a mother. Blessed be you, my God, for having created me. — Clare of Assisi

Verily, I constantly renew my Islam until this very day, as up to now, I do not consider myself to have ever been a good Muslim. — Ibn Taymiyyah

I want to keep improving, continue to help my teammates improve, make my teammates look good. Continue bringing something new to the game, never getting completely content and always trying to get better. — Alex Morgan

The World is my country, all mankind are my brethren, and to do good is my religion. — Thomas Paine

Facials are my biggest beauty indulgence. Looking good is about having a good base. It's about taking care of your skin. — Halle Berry

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. — Al Capone

I'm not a handsome guy, but I can give my hand to someone who needs help. Beauty is in the heart, not in the face. — Abdul Kalam

I love you because I love you, because it would be impossible not to love you. I love you without question, without calculation, without reason good or bad, faithfully, with all my heart and soul, and every faculty. — Juliette Drouet

Doing Good Quotes

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Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly, while bad people will find a way around the laws. — Plato

I think sometimes, when you're on top and all you do is win, win, win, win, win, you get lazy and lose focus. When you lose it opens your eyes and you get serious. There is always a time when it is good to lose, at the right time for you. — Usain Bolt

If someone wishes for good health, one must first ask oneself if he is ready to do away with the reasons for his illness. Only then is it possible to help him. — Hippocrates

The good you do today may be forgotten tomorrow. Do good anyway. Give the world the best you have and it may never be enough. Give your best anyway. For you see, in the end, it is between you and God. It was never between you and them anyway. — Mother Teresa

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It is enough for the evil people to succeed, for the good people to do nothing. — Jose Rizal

If you don't have your friends and your family, what do you really have? You can have all the money in the world, but with no friends and no family, it's no good. — Meek Mill

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The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing. — Edmund Burke

The worst thing a good girl could do to you is break your heart. — ASAP Rocky

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Do the right thing because it is right. — Immanuel Kant

If you can't fly then run, if you can't run then walk, if you can't walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward. — Martin Luther King, Jr.

Good People Quotes

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... 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. — Lev S. Vygotsky

When people appear to be something other than good and decent, it is only because they are reacting to stress, pain, or the deprivation of basic human needs such as security, love, and self-esteem. — Abraham Maslow

Architecture is really about well-being. I think that people want to feel good in a space ... On the one hand it's about shelter, but it's also about pleasure. — Zaha Hadid

Do you know why people like violence? It is because it feels good. Humans find violence deeply satisfying. But remove the satisfaction, and the act becomes hollow. — Alan Turing

Human greatness does not lie in wealth or power, but in character and goodness. People are just people, and all people have faults and shortcomings, but all of us are born with a basic goodness. — Anne Frank

The fact is that people are good, Give people affection and security, and they will give affection and be secure in their feelings and their behavior. — Abraham Maslow

For this purpose was I born, let all virtuous people understand. I was born to advance righteousness, to emancipate the good, and to destroy all evil-doers root and branch. — Guru Gobind Singh

Dr. King's policy was, if you are nonviolent, if you suffer, your opponent will see your suffering and will be moved to change his heart. That's very good. He only made one fallacious assumption. In order for nonviolence to work, your opponent must have a conscience. The United States has none. — Stokely Carmichael

I want to make my own path and leave behind a good legacy for myself and honestly, I just want to be innovative and always down for other people. That's what I want to be remembered by. I want to inspire. — ASAP Rocky

Optimism is a happiness magnet. If you stay positive, good things and good people will be drawn to you. — Mary Lou Retton

Good Will Quotes

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Pastime with good company I love and shall, until I die. Grudge who list, but none deny! So God be pleased, thus live will I. — Henry VIII of England

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Friends and good manners will carry you where money won't go. — Margaret Walker

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 — Tony Gaskins

One only dies once, and if one does not die well, a good opportunity is lost and will not present itself again. — Jose Rizal

If shaytan has entered into your heart - evil will look beautiful to you and good will seem tiring and exhausting. — Nouman Ali Khan

The Christian does not think God will love us because we are good, but that God will make us good because He loves us. — C. S. Lewis

Don't pressure yourself. Don't worry about what others think you should do or what the societal "norm" is. Do what moves you and makes you smile and the "good" will follow. — Misha Collins

Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up. — Paul the Apostle

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. — Barack Obama

Your good thoughts, good words and good deeds alone will be your intercessors. Nothing more will be wanted. They alone will serve you as a safe pilot to the harbour of Heaven, as a safe guide to the gates of paradise. — Zoroaster

Very Good Quotes

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Attribute to God every good that you have received. If you take credit for something that does not belong to you, you will be guilty of theft. — Anthony of Padua

It is very important to understand yoga philosophy: without philosophy, practice is not good, and yoga practice is the starting place for yoga philosophy. Mixing both is actually the best. — K. Pattabhi Jois

But we are born to be happy, to be abundantly supplied with every good thing, to have fun in living, to consciously unite with the Divine Power that is around us and within us, and to grow and expand forever. — Ernest Holmes

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Painting is self-discovery. Every good artist paints what he is. — Jackson Pollock

You can practice shooting eight hours a day, but if your technique is wrong, then all you become is very good at shooting the wrong way. Get the fundamentals down and the level of everything you do will rise. — Michael Jordan

A kiss on the hand may feel very, very good, but a diamond and sapphire bracelet lasts forever. — Anita Loos

Football is about joy. It's about dribbling. I favour every idea that makes the game beautiful. Every good idea has to last. — Ronaldinho

I actually think that the most efficacious way of making a difference is to lead by example, and doing random acts of kindness is setting a very good example of how to behave in the world. — Misha Collins

The Americans cannot build aeroplanes. They are very good at refrigerators and razor blades. — Hermann Goring

In the final analysis, the questions of why bad things happen to good people transmutes itself into some very different questions, no longer asking why something happened, but asking how we will respond, what we intend to do now that it happened. — Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

Be Good Quotes

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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. — Nelson Mandela

The good life is a process, not a state of being. It is a direction not a destination. — Carl Rogers

It is clear that we must find an African solution to our problems, and that this can only be found in African unity. Divided we are weak; united, Africa could become one of the greatest forces for good in the world. — Kwame Nkrumah

Our food should be our medicine and our medicine should be our food. — Hippocrates

A good teacher is like a candle - it consumes itself to light the way for others. — Mustafa Kemal Ataturk

I might not be the brightest bulb in the chandelier, but I'm pretty good at getting most of the other bulbs to light up. — Jack Welch

The most important decision you make is to be in a good mood. — Voltaire

Everyone may not be good, but there's always something good in everyone. Never judge anyone shortly because every saint has a past and every sinner has a future. — Oscar Wilde

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. — Brendon Urie

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Waste no more time arguing about what a good person should be. Be one. — Marcus Aurelius

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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. — Ann Landers

Persuade your fellow citizens it's a good idea and pass a law. That's what democracy is all about. It's not about nine superannuated judges who have been there too long, imposing these demands on society. — Antonin Scalia

I was in darkness, but I took three steps and found myself in paradise. The first step was a good thought, the second, a good word; and the third, a good deed. — Friedrich Nietzsche

God does not need your good works, but your neighbor does. — Martin Luther

Humanity, take a good look at yourself. Inside, you’ve got heaven and earth, and all of creation. You’re a world—everything is hidden in you. — Hildegard of Bingen

The value of our good is not measured by what it does, but by the amount of good it does to the one concerned. — Milton S. Hershey

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

A good cover has a distinct silhouette — J. C. Leyendecker

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Six hours' sleep for a man, seven for a woman, and eight for a fool. — Napoleon Bonaparte

No good water comes from a muddy spring. No sweet fruit comes from a bitter seed. — Jose Rizal

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Goodness quote by Stevie Wonder

Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there. — Stevie Wonder

Goodness quote by Paul the Apostle

Bad company ruins good morals. — Paul the Apostle

Goodness quote by Socrates

There is no possession more valuable than a good and faithful friend. — Socrates

Goodness quote by Dick Gregory

The only good thing about the good old days is they're gone. — Dick Gregory

Goodness quote by Italian Proverbs

Of what does not concern you say nothing good or bad. — Italian Proverbs

Goodness quote by Ibn Taymiyyah

If you do good in secret, Allah will shower His good on you in public. — Ibn Taymiyyah

Goodness quote by John Dewey

If we teach today’s students as we taught yesterday’s, we rob them of tomorrow. — John Dewey

Goodness quote by Billy Crystal

Women need a reason to have sex, men just need a place. — Billy Crystal

Goodness quote by Grace Kelly

I avoid looking back. I prefer good memories to regrets. — Grace Kelly

Goodness quote by Bob Marley

love the life you live. live the life you love. — Bob Marley

Goodness quote by Will Rogers

Good judgment comes from experience, and a lot of that comes from bad judgment. — Will Rogers

Goodness quote by Alexander Hamilton

Ambition without principle never was long under the guidance of good sense. — Alexander Hamilton

Goodness quote by Fulton J. Sheen

Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them. — Fulton J. Sheen

Goodness quote by W. Edwards Deming

In God we trust; all others bring data. — W. Edwards Deming

Goodness quote by Walt Whitman

I am as bad as the worst, but, thank God, I am as good as the best. — Walt Whitman

Goodness quote by David Carson

Graphic design will save the world right after rock and roll does. — David Carson

Goodness quote by Meister Eckhart

Be willing to be a beginner every single morning. — Meister Eckhart

Goodness quote by Carl Rogers

What I am is good enough if I would only be it openly. — Carl Rogers

Goodness quote by Narendra Modi

Cleanliness & good sanitation in schools is a matter of high importance. — Narendra Modi

Goodness quote by Pope Francis

To change the world we must be good to those who cannot repay us. — Pope Francis

Goodness quote by Leo Tolstoy

There is no greatness where there is no simplicity, goodness and truth. — Leo Tolstoy

Goodness quote by Ingrid Bergman

The key to happiness is good health and a bad memory — Ingrid Bergman

In Conclusion

Goodness quotes encourage us to see the good in others and to treat everyone with respect and empathy. They remind us that small acts of kindness can have a significant impact on someone's day or even their life. These quotes also highlight the importance of being honest, trustworthy, and true to our values. They encourage us to lead a life of integrity and to act with fairness and justice towards others. Goodness quotes inspire us to be grateful for what we have and to share our blessings with those in need. They remind us that goodness is a choice we make every day, and by choosing it, we can make a positive difference in the world.

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