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Good quotes - Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.

“Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.”

“Democracy is good. I say this because other systems are worse.”

“Good soldiers never pass up a chance to eat or sleep. They never know how much they'll be called on to do before the next chance.”

“Adulthood isn't an award they'll give you for being a good child. You can waste... years, trying to get someone to give that respect to you, as though it were a sort of promotion or raise in pay. If only you do enough, if only you are good enough. No. You have to just... take it. Give it to yourself, I suppose. Say, I'm sorry you feel like that and walk away. But that's hard.”

“A good bookshop is just a genteel Black Hole that knows how to read.”

“Laws are partly formed for the sake of good men, in order to instruct them how they may live on friendly terms with one another, and partly for the sake of those who refuse to be instructed, whose spirit cannot be subdued, or softened, or hindered from plunging into evil.”

“No evil can happen to a good man, either in life or after death.”

“Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly, while bad people will find a way around the laws. ”

“A good decision is based on knowledge and not on numbers.”

“Any man may easily do harm, but not every man can do good to another. ”

“There must always remain something that is antagonistic to good.”

“Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others.”

“Apply yourself both now and in the next life. Without effort, you cannot be prosperous. Though the land be good, You cannot have an abundant crop without cultivation. ”

“Love is the joy of the good, the wonder of the wise, the amazement of the Gods.”

“He who is not a good servant will not be a good master.”

“To prefer evil to good is not in human nature; and when a man is compelled to choose one of two evils, no one will choose the greater when he might have the less.”

“For good nurture and education implant good constitutions.”

“The good is the beautiful.”

“Know one knows whether death, which people fear to be the greatest evil, may not be the greatest good”

“Twice and thrice over, as they say, good is it to repeat and review what is good.”

“The rulers of the state are the only persons who ought to have the privilege of lying, either at home or abroad; they may be allowed to lie for the good of the state.”

“There is no harm in repeating a good thing.”

 One of the sanest, surest, and most generous joys of life comes from being happy over the good fortune of others.

“And above all things, never think that you're not good enough yourself. A man should never think that. My belief is that in life people will take you at your own reckoning.”

“A good traveller is one who does not know where he is going to, and a perfect traveller does not know where he came from.”

“Today we are afraid of simple words like goodness and mercy and kindness. We don't believe in the good old words because we don't believe in good old values anymore. And that's why the world is sick.”

“It is a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them.”

 One of the few good things about modern times: If you die horribly on television, you will not have died in vain. You will have entertained us.

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

Regard your good name as the richest jewel you can possibly be possessed of - for credit is like fire; when once you have kindled it you may easily preserve it, but if you once extinguish it, you will find it an arduous task to rekindle it again. The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.