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Goodness Quotes

11 of the best book quotes about goodness
  1. #1
    “It is ever so much easier to be good if your clothes are fashionable.”
  2. #2
    “Which would you rather be if you had the choice--divinely beautiful or dazzlingly clever or angelically good?”
  3. #3
    “If you are good, life is good.”
    author
    Roald Dahl
    book
    Matilda
    concept
    Goodness
  4. #4
    “A great deal; you are good to those who are good to you. It is all I ever desire to be. If people were always kind and obedient to those who are cruel and unjust, the wicked people would have it all their own way; they would never feel afraid, and so they would never alter, but would grow worse and worse. When we are struck at without a reason, we should strike back again very hard; I am sure we should - so hard as to teach the person who struck us never to do it again.”
  5. #5
    “I knew, you would do me good, in some way, at some time;- I saw it in your eyes when I first beheld you: their expression and smile did not- (again he stopped)- did not (he proceeded hastily) strike delight to my very inmost heart so for nothing. ”
  6. #6
    “We ought always to try to influence others for good.”
  7. #7
    “The sincere wish to be good is half the battle.”
  8. #8
    “You’d find it easier to be bad than good if you had red hair... People who haven’t red hair don’t know what trouble is.”
  9. #9
    “There is but one good; that is God. Everything else is good when it looks to Him and bad when it turns from Him.”
  10. #10
    “Somewhere inside all of us is the power to change the world”
  11. #11
    “Tink was not all bad: or, rather, she was all bad just now, but, on the other hand, sometimes she was all good. Fairies have to be one thing or the other, because being so small they unfortunately have room for one feeling only at a time. They are, however, allowed to change, only it must be a complete change.”
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