Goodness Related Quotes



“Thank goodness for all of the things you are not!Thank goodness you're not something someone forgot,and left all alone in some punkerish placelike a rusty tin coat hanger hanging in space.Thats why I say "Duckie!don't grumble! don't stew!some critters are much-much,oh, ever so much-much,so muchly much-much more unlucky than you!”

Dr. Seuss

#Forgot #Goodness #Gratitude #Lucky #Personality #Poem #Seuss #Something #Thankful #Unlucky


“I like a man who's good, but not too good--for the good die young, and I hate a dead one.”

Mae West

#Dying #Goodness #Hate #Liking #Love #Man #Men. Death. Funny #Preference #Young #Youth


“But goodness alone is never enough. A hard cold wisdom is required, too, for goodness to accomplish good. Goodness without wisdom invariably accomplishes evil.”

Robert Heinlein

#Character #Evil #Goodness #Reality #Smart #Wisdom


?Thank goodness I was never sent to school; it would have rubbed off some of the originality.?

Beatrix Potter

#Goodness #Originality #Quote #Rubbed #School #Self Education #Thank


“Oh my goodness gracious, what you can buy off the Internet in terms of overhead photography. A trained ape can know an awful lot of what is going on in this world, just by punching on his mouse, for a relatively modest cost.”

Donald Rumsfeld

#Goodness #Internet #Mouse #Photography #Trained


“The good want power, but to weep barren tears. The powerful goodness want: worse need for them. The wise want love; and those who love want wisdom; And all good things are thus confused with ill.”

Percy Bysshe Shelley

#Barren #Frig #Goodness #Power #Power Of Love #Tears #Weep #Wisdom Love


“What a strange illusion it is to suppose that beauty is goodness.”

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

#Beauty #Goodness #Illusion


“Life without goodness, good thoughts, good actions and good words is like the sky in the night without the moon or stars. It is like a wheel without a hub or spokes! No one can push a boulder away while standing on it; you cannot be free from anxiety while all the entrances through which it sneaks in are open.”

Atharva Veda

#Actions #Goodness #Life #Moon #Night #Words


“In order to get power and retain it, it is necessary to love power; but love of power is not connected with goodness but with qualities that are the opposite of goodness, such as pride, cunning and cruelty”

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

#Cruelty #Goodness #Love #Order #Power #Power Of Love #Pride #Qualities


“O God, Thou art a Spirit, infinite, eternal, and unchangeable in Thy being, wisdom, power, holiness, justice, goodness, and truth.”

George Gillespie

#Art #God #Goodness #Justice #Power #Spirit #Truth #Wisdom