Good Quotes

We shall never know all the good that a simple smile can do. - Mother Teresa


A good film is when the price of the dinner, the theatre admission and the babysitter were worth it. - Alfred Hitchcock


Being deeply learned and skilled, being well trained and using well spoken words; This is good luck. - Buddha [Siddhartha Gautama]


If I care to listen to every criticism, let alone act on them, then this shop may as well be closed For all other businesses. I have learned to do my best, and if the end result is good then I do not care for any criticism, but if the end result is not good, then even the praise of ten angels would not make the difference. - Abraham Lincoln


Do not be too moral. You may cheat yourself out of much life. So, aim above morality. Be not simply good; be good for something. - Henry David Thoreau


It is good to be without vices, but it is not good to be without temptations. - Walter Bagehot


Writing, at its best, is a lonely life. Organizations for writers palliate the writer's loneliness, but I doubt if they improve his writing. He grows in public stature as he sheds his loneliness and often his work deteriorates. For he does his work alone and if he is a good enough writer he must face eternity, or the lack of it, each day. - Ernest Hemingway


Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation; for it is better to be alone than in bad company. - George Washington

You know the world is going crazy when the best rapper is a white guy, the best golfer is a black guy, the tallest guy in the NBA is Chinese, the Swiss hold the America's Cup, France is accusing the U.S. of arrogance, Germany doesn't want to go to war, and the three most powerful men in America are named 'Bush', 'Dick', and 'Colon.' Need I say more?- Chris Rock

In prayer it is better to have a heart without words than words without a heart.- Mahatma Gandhi

If they can make penicillin out of mouldy bread, they can sure make something out of you.- Muhammad Ali

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent- Eleanor Roosevelt

Hook: If I were you, I'd give up!
Peter: If you were me... I'd be ugly!- Peter Pan

Now this is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning.- Winston Churchill

Alcohol - the cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems.- Homer Simpson

I'll get there alive even if it kills me!- Homer Simpson

Since wars begin in the minds of men, it is in the minds of men that the defences of peace must be constructed- Anonymous

Don't throw away the old bucket until you know whether the new one holds water.- Anonymous

If ignorance is bliss, why aren't more people jumping up and down?- Anonymous

In every bet, there is a fool and a thief.- Anonymous

A leader faces the music even when they don't like the tune.- Anonymous

The art of leadership is saying no, not yes. It is very easy to say yes.- Tony Blair

If you can't feed a hundred people, then feed just one- Mother Teresa

To keep a lamp burning we have to put oil in it.- Mother Teresa

Do not allow yourselves to be disheartened by any failure as long as you have done your best.- Mother Teresa

It's okay to be crazy, but don't be insane.- P Diddy

Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.- Mother Theresa

As long as you're going to be thinking anyway, think big.- Donald Trump

Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.- Albert Einstein

If A is a success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x; y is play; and z is keeping your mouth shut.- Albert Einstein

Imagination is more important than knowledge.- Albert Einstein

The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.- Albert Einstein

The important thing is not to stop questioning.- Albert Einstein

Common sense is nothing more than a deposit of prejudices laid down in the mind before you reach eighteen.- Albert Einstein

People fear death even more than pain. It's strange that they fear death. Life hurts a lot more than death. At the point of death, the pain is over.- Jim Morrison

A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.- Jim Morrison

Friends can help each other. A true friend is someone who lets you have total freedom to be yourself-and especially to feel. Or, not feel. Whatever you happen to be feeling at the moment is fine with them. That's what real love amounts to-letting a person be what he really is.- Jim Morrison

If you can't pay for a thing, don't buy it. If you can't get paid for it, don't sell it. Do this, and you will have calm and drowsy nights, with all of the good business you have now and none of the bad. If you have time, don't wait for time.- Benjamin Franklin

Fish and visitors stink after three days.- Benjamin Franklin

Beware of small expenses; a small leak will sink a great ship.- Benjamin Franklin

When the well's dry, we know the worth of water.- Benjamin Franklin

One today is worth two tomorrows.- Benjamin Franklin

There are three things extremely hard: steel, a diamond, and to know one's self.- Benjamin Franklin

There was never a good war, or a bad peace.- Benjamin Franklin

Three can keep a secret if two are dead.- Benjamin Franklin

The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.- Benjamin Franklin

Take time for all things: great haste makes great waste.- Benjamin Franklin

Eat to please thyself, but dress to please others.- Benjamin Franklin

Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.- Benjamin Franklin

He that can have patience can have what he will.- Benjamin Franklin

He that lives upon hope will die fasting.- Benjamin Franklin

He who falls in love with himself will have no rivals.- Benjamin Franklin

Clean your finger before you point at my spots.- Benjamin Franklin

Diligence is the mother of good luck.- Benjamin Franklin

Do not anticipate trouble, or worry about what may never happen. Keep in the sunlight.- Benjamin Franklin

Do not fear mistakes. You will know failure. Continue to reach out.- Benjamin Franklin

A person who won't read has no advantage over one who can't read.- Mark Twain

It's better to keep quiet and have people think you stupid, than to talk and confirm it.- Mark Twain

It's better to stay silent and look a fool, rather than speak and remove all doubt.- Mark Twain

Always do right; this will gratify some people and astonish the rest.- Mark Twain

All great achievements require time.- Maya Angelou

There's a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure the truth.- Maya Angelou

Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.- Maya Angelou

Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.- Maya Angelou

Three things cannot be long hidden, the sun, the moon, and the truth- Buddha

Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.- Buddha

Only the dead have seen the end of war- Plato

Death is not the worst than can happen to men.- Plato

Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.- Plato

Ignorance, the root and the stem of every evil.- Plato

Start wide, expand further, and never look back.- Arnold Schwarzenegger

The mind is the limit. As long as the mind can envision the fact that you can do something, you can do it, as long as you really believe percent.- Arnold Schwarzenegger

The worst thing I can be is the same as everybody else. I hate that.- Arnold Schwarzenegger

Milk is for babies. When you grow up you have to drink beer.- Arnold Schwarzenegger

I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.- Bill Cosby

A word to the wise ain't necessary - it's the stupid ones that need the advice.- Bill Cosby

You can turn painful situations around through laughter. If you can find humour in anything, even poverty, you can survive it.- Bill Cosby

Experience praises the most happy the one who made the most people happy.- Karl Marx

An excuse is worse and more terrible than a lie, for an excuse is a lie guarded.- Pope John Paul II

To accomplish much you must first lose everything.- Che Guavara

Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.- Confucius

I hear and I forget, I see and I remember, I do and I understand- Confucius

If you do not change the direction in which you are going, you will end up where you are headed.- Confucius

Only the wisest and stupidest of men don't change.- Confucius

Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.- Confucius

Silence is the true friend that never betrays.- Confucius

When it is obvious that the goals cannot be reached, don't adjust the goals, adjust the action steps.- Confucius

By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection, which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest.- Confucius

Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.- Confucius

There is no pressure at the top. The pressure's being second or third.- Jose Mourinho

You can't separate peace from freedom because no one can be at peace unless he has his freedom.- Malcom X

Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.- John F Kennedy

We must use time as a tool, not as a couch- John F Kennedy

A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on.- John F Kennedy

Forgiveness does not change the past, but it does enlarge the future.- Paul Boese

Eighty percent of success is showing up.- Woody Allen

Is sex dirty? Only if it is done right. (All You Wanted To Know About Sex)- Woody Allen

Is knowledge knowable? If not, how do we know this?- Woody Allen

What is a friend? A friend is a single soul dwelling in two bodies- Aristotle

We make war that we may live in peace.- Aristotle

Happiness is the highest good, being a realization and perfect practice of virtue, which some can attain, while others have little or none of it...- Aristotle

A friend is a second self.- Aristotle

A quick temper will make a fool of you soon enough.- Bruce Lee

Don't think, feel!
It is like a finger pointing away to the moon.
Don't concentrate on the finger or you will miss all that heavenly glory.- Bruce Lee

Knowing is not enough, you must apply; willing is not enough, you must do.- Bruce Lee

The key to immortality is first living a life worth remembering.- Bruce Lee

I fear not the man who has practiced , kicks once, but I fear the man who has practiced one kick , times.- Bruce Lee

It is better to light a candle than curse the darkness.- Eleanor Roosevelt