Goodness quotes can help you bring out the good in you and others around you. Browse through this article for famous righteousness quotations and sayings.

Goodness Quotes

While it doesn't take much to be bad, it can be pretty challenging for a person to stay true, good and righteous in life. In a world full of temptations and wrong doers, it is always that much easier to give into the urge of committing a wrong. Maybe this is exactly why it is as difficult as it is to come across a good and righteous person. Almost everyone on this planet, at some point of time or the other, have committed acts that they may not be too proud of. But that doesn't make you a sinner - one can always redeem oneself! Find your way through this article for famous sayings and quotations on being good and righteous.

Sisters function as safety nets in a chaotic world simply by being there for each other.

- Carol Saline

Forgiveness is an act of the will, and the will can function regardless of the temperature of the heart.

- Corrie ten Boom

All faults may be forgiven of him who has perfect candor.

- Walt Whitman

Have you heard that it was good to gain the day? I also say it is good to fall, battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.

- Leaves of Grass , Walt Whitman

An affair now and then is good for a marriage. It adds spice, stops it from getting boring... I ought to know.

- Bette Davis

By all means, marry. If you get a good wife, you'll become happy; if you get a bad one, you'll become a philosopher.

- Socrates

I only wish that ordinary people had an unlimited capacity for doing harm; then they might have an unlimited power for doing good.

- Socrates

The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.

- Socrates

The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made.

- Groucho Marx

So long as the memory of certain beloved friends lives in my heart, I shall say that life is good.

- Helen Keller

Drawing is the honesty of the art. There is no possibility of cheating. It is either good or bad.

- Salvador Dali

Knowledge will give you power, but character respect.

- Bruce Lee

A little more moderation would be good. Of course, my life hasn't exactly been one of moderation.

- Donald Trump

It is good taste, and good taste alone, that possesses the power to sterilize and is always the first handicap to any creative functioning.

- Salvador Dali

I wasn't satisfied just to earn a good living. I was looking to make a statement.

- Donald Trump

There are souls in this world which have the gift of finding joy everywhere and of leaving it behind them when they go.

- Jean Paul

It's better to be good than evil, but one achieves goodness at a terrific cost.

- Stephen King

A compliment is something like a kiss through a veil.

- Victor Hugo

I am not learned, but I have as good feelings as any man.

- Joseph Smith, Jr.

Every great person is always being helped by everybody; for their gift is to get good out of all things and all persons.

- John Ruskin

Education is the leading of human souls to what is best, and making what is best out of them.

- John Ruskin

Do not think of your faults, still less of other's faults; look for what is good and strong, and try to imitate it. Your faults will drop off, like dead leaves, when their time comes.

- John Ruskin

I tried to drown my sorrows, but the bastards learned how to swim, and now I am overwhelmed by this decent and good feeling.

- Frida Kahlo

I have always believed, and I still believe, that whatever good or bad fortune may come our way we can always give it meaning and transform it into something of value.

- Herman Hesse

Only one thing is certain: if pot is legalized, it won't be for our benefit but for the authorities. To have it legalized will also be to lose control of it.

- Germaine Greer

Anger is never without an argument, but seldom with a good one.

- Indira Gandhi

I am one of those who think like Nobel, that humanity will draw more good than evil from new discoveries.

- Marie Curie

Even if I died in the service of the nation, I would be proud of it. Every drop of my blood... will contribute to the growth of this nation and to make it strong and dynamic.

- Indira Gandhi

Forgiveness is a virtue of the brave.

- Indira Gandhi

I have no dress except the one I wear every day. If you are going to be kind enough to give me one, please let it be practical and dark so that I can put it on afterwards to go to the laboratory.

- Marie Curie

I believe that every person is born with talent.

- Maya Angelou

My attitude is that if you push me towards something that you think is a weakness, then I will turn that perceived weakness into a strength.

- Michael Jordan

Freedom is what you do with what's been done to you.

- Jean Paul Sartre

Let us touch the dying, the poor, the lonely and the unwanted according to the graces we have received and let us not be ashamed or slow to do the humble work.

- Mother Teresa

A man who is good enough to shed his blood for the country is good enough to be given a square deal after wards.

- Theodore Roosevelt

I guess the real reason that my wife and I had children is the same reason that Napoleon had for invading Russia: it seemed like a good idea at the time.

- Bill Cosby

To feel much for others and little for ourselves; to restrain our selfishness and exercise our benevolent affections, constitute the perfection of human nature.

- Adam Smith

I dream of an Africa which is in peace with itself.

- Nelson Mandela

Belief in a cruel God makes a cruel man.

- Thomas Paine

If there are dreams about a beautiful South Africa, there are also roads that lead to their goal. Two of these roads could be named Goodness and Forgiveness.

- Nelson Mandela

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