Good People Quotes

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Criss Jami
“When good people consider you the bad guy, you develop a heart to help the bad ones. You actually understand them.”
Criss Jami, Killosophy

Martin Luther King Jr.
“It may well be that we will have to repent in this generation. Not merely for the vitriolic words and the violent actions of the bad people, but for the appalling silence and indifference of the good people who sit around and say, "Wait on time.”
Martin Luther King Jr., A Testament of Hope: The Essential Writings and Speeches

“A truly good person will speak truth, act with truth, and stand for Truth. A truly good person is not afraid to think from their heart; therefore, allowing nonconformist decisions, viewpoints, and perspectives to lead their life. By following their heart, they stand with their conscience, and only with God.”
Suzy Kassem, Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

Orson Scott Card
“So from then on, he looked at all his choices and said, What would a good person do, and then did it. But he has now learned something very important about human nature. If you spend your whole life pretending to be good, then you are indistinguishable from a good person. Relentless hypocrisy eventually becomes the truth.”
Orson Scott Card, Ender in Exile

Enid Blyton
“The point is not that I don't recognise bad people when I see them — I grant you I may quite well be taken in by them — the point is that I know a good person when I see one.”
Enid Blyton, The Rubadub Mystery

Criss Jami
“When it comes to judging individuals, I do not like remarks such as 'too good to be true.' They speak as though one is rewarding the nature of evil. Yet, ironically, we still wonder where all the good people have gone.”
Criss Jami, Killosophy

Criss Jami
“The best people are always the worst. They drive everyone mad by being so good at second-guessing everything bad.”
Criss Jami, Healology

Terry Pratchett
“You see, the only thing the good people are good at is overthrowing the bad people. And you're good at that, I'll grant you. But the trouble is it's the only thing you're good at. One day it's the ringing of the bells and the casting down of the evil tyrant, and the next it's everyone sitting around complaining that ever since the tyrant was overthrown no one's been taking out the trash. Because the bad people know how to plan. It's part of the specification, you might say. Every evil tyrant has a plan to rule the world. The good people don't seem to have the knack.”
Terry Pratchett, Guards! Guards!

“All that is necessary for evil to prevail is for good people to do nothing.”
Carlton Smith, Hunting Evil

“Whilst some people inspire, others conspire!”
Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

“Good people aren't always good. They just try to be.”
Maxwell King, The Good Neighbor: The Life and Work of Fred Rogers

Stewart Stafford
“Never forget those who go out of their way to help or harm you.”
Stewart Stafford

Mehmet Murat ildan
“There is no way that a person who treats others badly when he is unhappy is a good person! A good person is a person who treats others well even when unhappy!”
Mehmet Murat ildan

“Be a good person, it is easier than pretending to be a good person.”
nitin namdeo

“A good person always seeks good in others.”
nitin namdeo

Kamaran Ihsan Salih
“The bad ones don't mend easily, but the good will be ruined easily, so don’t let the good be ruined.”
Kamaran Ihsan Salih

“Being a good person is very attractive, no one can ignore you.”
nitin namdeo

“A good person has no religion, he is simply a good person who treats everyone well.”
nitin namdeo

“Some people are doing evil and bad things.
To ease their conscious they are always blame others, because they don't want to
to be accountable of what they are doing.
Blaming others makes them feel like they are good people or doing something good.”
De philosopher DJ Kyos

“How good a person you are depends only on how much compassion and sympathy you have in your heart for others.”
nitin namdeo

Mehmet Murat ildan
“Some of the people who help people in trouble do this not because they are good people, but to forget their unhappiness in the unhappiness of others!”
Mehmet Murat ildan

“Good Hearts Work Magic!”
Somya Kedia

Mokokoma Mokhonoana
“We sometimes give someone something they need, with the subconscious hope that that will increase the chances of life giving us something we want.”
Mokokoma Mokhonoana

Sinclair Lewis
“As he watched her sleeping, under wretched and insufficient blankets, in the cold nights which swooped down after the panting sun-drenched days, his dry heart blossomed in tenderness. . . . To think that he had once esteemed people because they understood Goossens's music or James Joyce's fiction, because they wore sleek clothes and were clever at the use of forks, because they could set up wooden words as a barricade against roaring life!”
Sinclair Lewis, Mantrap

Mokokoma Mokhonoana
“Some people are kept righteous by their not being courageous.”
Mokokoma Mokhonoana

James Hauenstein
“During a crisis you will find there are 3 types of people.
First, there are people who will who will say,
"I don't care what happens to other people as long as it doesn't affect me."
Second, there are are people who will think,
"How can I rip people off and make money off of this?"
Third, there are people who will ask,
"How can I help?”
James Hauenstein

“I might not be the Best person but I try my Best!”
Somya Kedia

“There is no shortage of good people in the world, but the number of bad people has increased slightly.”
nitin namdeo

Curtis Tyrone Jones
“If you keep crossing me with the monstrosity of your generosity, I just might possibly begin, believing in the sins of love and humanity again.”
Curtis Tyrone Jones

Jeanine Cummins
“It seems impossible that good people – so many good people – can exist in the same world where men shoot up whole families at birthday parties and then stand over their corpses and eat their chicken.”
Jeanine Cummins, American Dirt

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