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doing the right thing Quotes

Eight of the best book quotes about doing the right thing
  1. #1
    ″Ask yourself: Are you spending your time on the right things?
    You may have causes, goals, interests. Are they even worth pursuing?I’ve long held on to a clipping from a newspaper in Roanoke, Virginia.It featured a photo of a pregnant woman who had lodged a protest against a local construction site. She worried that the sound of jackhammers was injuring her unborn child. But get this: In the photo, the woman is holding a cigarette. If she cared about her unborn child,the time she spent railing against jackhammers would have been better spent putting out that cigarette.″
  2. #2
    “I felt anger and fear and pain coming from him, but I didn’t back away, I stayed right there, and knew I had done the right thing when he buried his face in my neck and cried some more.”
  3. #3
    “Freedom begins way back. It begins not with doing what you want but with doing what you ought - that is, with discipline.”
  4. #4
    “The strategy of Jesus is not centered in taking the right stand on issues, but rather in standing in the right place.”
  5. #5
    “We ought always to try to influence other people for good.”
  6. #6
    “It is a promise of God that when you do the right thing, an even better thing will happen... If you take one step, He’ll take two.”
  7. #7
    “When I am willing to do the right thing I am rewarded with an inner peace no amount of liquor could ever provide.”
  8. #8
    “If you’re honest, you sooner or later have to confront your values. Then you’re forced to separate what is right from what is merely legal.”