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...truth is handsomer than the affectation of love. Your goodness must have some edge to it, --else it is none.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
All good things are wild, and free.
Henry David Thoreau
Be good and you will be lonesome
Mark Twain
Confidence in the goodness of another is good proof of one's own goodness.
Michel de Montaigne
Good things, when short, are twice as good.
Tom Stoppard
Goodness is the only investment that never fails.
Henry David Thoreau
I've often said, the only thing standing between me and greatness is me
Woody Allen
If goodness lead him not, yet weariness May toss him to my breast
George Herbert
If you pretend to be good, the world takes you very seriously. If you pretend to be bad, it doesn't. Such is the astounding stupidity of optimism.
Oscar Wilde
In life we shall find many men that are great, and some that are good, but very few men that are both great and good.
Charles Caleb Colton
It is a grand mistake to think of being great without goodness and I pronounce it as certain that there was never a truly great man that was not at the same time truly virtuous.
Benjamin Franklin
It is very wearing to be good
Mark Twain
It shows how dangerous it is to be too good
George Bernard Shaw
My goodness, and my fortress; my high tower, and my deliverer; my shield, and he in whom I trust; who subdueth my people under me. (Psalms 144:2)
Bible
One is led astray alike by sympathy and coldness, by praise and by blame
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Seek goodness everywhere, and when it is found, bring it out of its hiding place and let be free and unashamed.
William Saroyan
Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life: and I will dwell in the house of the LORD for ever (Psalms 23:6).
Bible
The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law (Galatians 5:22)
Bible
The goodness of the true pun is in direct ratio to its intolerability
Edgar Allan Poe
The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches, but to reveal to him his own
Benjamin Disraeli
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