Best 1 197 of Goodness quotes - MyQuotes
There is always going to be evil as long as goodness lives on.
The grace that saves them is the free undeserved goodness and favor of God.
I have a disproportionate amount of faith in the goodness of the world and that everything will actually work out okay.
Rachel Held Evans
Cynicism may help us create simpler storylines with good guys and bad guys, but it doesn't make us any better at telling the truth, which is that most of us are a frightening mix of good and evil, sinner and saint.
Lucy Maud Montgomery
Thank goodness, we can choose our friends. We have to take our relatives as they are, and be thankful.
The sun announces its presence with light, not words; do likewise.
In the midst of the vagaries of life, they provide us a trip to the land of goodness and fairies, of imaginations and possibilities. A childhood that wasn't spent watching cartoons or reading comic strips, no wonder, seems too dull to imagine.
Was goodness still good if you hewed it out of tactical necessity? Was there, Baru wondered, any difference between being good and pretending to be good for your own gain, if you took the same actions in the end? Was there any difference between telling the truth unconditionally, and deploying the truth in service of your agenda, if you told the same truth?
Live and love with your soul's goodness and inner beauty as your heart leaps upward in any season of your life.
Even in hardship, God’s goodness prevails.
There was goodness in the world still, even if you couldn't always see it.
When happiness pours out of your heart, good pours out into the world.
Goodness Is oneness-love In perfect action.
Outwardly I was all confidence and openness; inwardly I was spiteful and lonely and unaware of how to relate to the world. I wanted so much to be good but only knew how to appear that way by being bad.
The creation of man is evidence for the love of God, the preservation of man is evidence for the patience of God, and Christ is evidence for the forgiveness of God. It is when we are wrapped up in our own little peeves that we begin to displace His benevolence with malevolence.
Henry Van Dyke
Love is not getting, but giving; It is goodness, and honor, and peace and pure living.
And when something awful happens, the goodness stands out even more ...
Kindness is goodness hidden in the heart More often than declared in speech.
We can all be good when we have no temptation or provocation to the contrary.
Good people are always beautiful.
Whoever infringes upon individual 'charity,'" I began, "infringes upon man's nature and scorns his personal dignity. But the organizing of 'social charity' and the question of personal freedom are two different questions and are not mutually exclusive. Individual goodness will always abide, because it is a personal need, a living need for the direct influence of one person on another. ... In sowing your seed, in sowing your 'charity,' your good deed in whatever form it takes, you give away part of your person and receive into yourself part of another's; you mutually commune in each other; a little more attention, and you will be rewarded with knowledge, with the most unexpected discoveries. You will be bound, finally, to look at your work as a science; it will take in the whole of your life and maybe fill the whole of it. On the other hand, all your thoughts, all the seeds you have sown, which you may already have forgotten, will take on flesh and grow; what was received from you will be passed on to someone else. And how do you know what share you will have in the future outcome of human destiny? And if the knowledge and the whole life of this work finally raises you so high that you are able to plant a tremendous seed, to bequeath a tremendous thought to mankind, then...
The whole universe is but the footprint of the Divine goodness.
Love pouring out of you is evidence of God pouring into you.
Lailah Gifty Akita
This is what the LORD requires of every man; to do justice, to love mercy and to humbly work with God.
Dada J. P. Vaswani
See the good in everyone. Be blind to the faults of others.
Lailah Gifty Akita
The Lord gives strength for every good deeds.
God's grace, quite simply, is God's mercy and goodness toward us.
I think there some kind of instinct connection between me and children. When I see children I find it quiet hard to take my eyes off them, and I could not hold my smile either. I really love their simplicity and innocence. If everyone would've have been childlike, not childish, the world would be a better place.
We want to infuse our day with good habits so that we can turn seemingly mundane situations into a ceremony of goodness.
You will find two kinds of people in the world. Some say that there are the bad and the good. But it isn’t like that. Since what is good for one may be bad for another. No, that doesn’t work. You have to depend on your intuition. “There are those who make you feel inside as if you are drinking a good, warm soup – even if you are hungry and the two of you have nothing to eat. In spite of that they nourish you. “And then there are those who cause you to freeze inside, even if you are sitting before a roaring fire and have eaten your fill. Those you should keep away from. They are not good for you, even though others might say that they are good people…
Nonviolence is a way of life, where the task is to awaken the underlying goodness of every human being.
Riches are easier to amass than virtues.
Good things don't happen to "good people"; good things happen to happy people.
Lailah Gifty Akita
If we seek God first, we shall all other goodness.
Have you ever considered another type of loneliness; a good and healthy, happy loneliness?
Accepting evil is worse than committing evil. You must – I repeat – you must, as a human being, stand up on the side of humanism, against barbarian inhumanism, for it is your action, that shall determine whether your children shall live in a world of peace and harmony or a world of chaos and discriminations.
Size doesn't define your beauty and intelligence. Appearance doesn't measure the goodness of your heart and the hidden joy of your soul.
I want something good to die for. . . to make it beautiful to live.
Piety in private is superior to piety in public.
Lailah Gifty Akita
Goodness is an open gate to a great life.
If we do not believe in ourselves- neither in our efficacy nor in our goodness- the universe is a frightening place.
Love is an image of God, and not a lifeless image, but the living essence of the divine nature which beams full of all goodness.
Fundamental rule in your life, is to know what your deserve in life and getting what you deserve. That's winning always.
To wear long faces, just as if our Maker, The God of goodness, was an undertaker.
Lailah Gifty Akita
You are capable of great deeds.
Here's another poem, like all others before and after, dedicated to you. There isn't anything left to be said but I will spend my life trying to put you into words. You who is every goodness, every optimism and hope. Your love is a better fate for me than anything I could wish for. If you are a part of me, then you’re the best part. And if you're separate from me, then you are my destination. But I’ve become a weary traveller, so please, let us never be apart.
Pearls from the soul are more precious than diamonds from the mine.
Goodness, armed with power, is corrupted; and pure love without power is destroyed.
Be happy when you work, thankful when you earn, cautious when you spend, shrewd when you save, and charitable when you give.
Não importava que Deus no céu fosse católico, protestante ou hindu. O que importava era uma coisa mais profunda, mais antiga e mais forte do que qualquer imagem dessas: um conceito do bem baseado na afirmação da vida, na repulsa à destruição, à perversidade, ao uso e abuso do homem pelo homem. Era a afirmação do humano e do natural.