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a good heart never had luck
– Mammasse aissaRate it:
A good heart will help you to a bonny face, my lad and a bad one will turn the bonniest into something worse than ugly.
– Emily BrontëRate it:
A good home must be made, not bought.
– Joyce MaynardRate it:
A good idea will keep you awake during the morning, but a great idea will keep you awake during the night.
– Marilyn vos SavantRate it:
A good inclination is but the first rude draught of virtue, but the finishing strokes are from the will, which, if well disposed, will by degrees perfect it, as if all disposed will quickly deface it.
– SouthRate it:
A good intention but fixed and resolute - bent on high and holy ends, we shall find means to them on every side and at every moment; and even obstacles and opposition will but make us "like the fabled specter-ships," which sail the fastest in the very teeth of the wind.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
A good intention clothes itself with power.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
A good laugh is sunshine in a house.
– William Makepeace ThackerayRate it:
A good leader is a person who takes a little more than his share of the blame and a little less than his share of the credit.
– John C. MaxwellRate it:
A good leader needs to have a compass in his head and a bar of steel in his heart.
– Robert TownsendRate it:
A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit.
– Arnold H. GlasgowRate it:
A good library at home is a giant empire inside the house.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
A good life is a series of joyful meetings and joyful moments.
– Francis BaconRate it:
A good listener is a good talker with a sore throat.
– Katharine WhitehornRate it:
A good listener is not only popular everywhere, but after a while he gets to know something.
– Wilson MiznerRate it:
A good listener is not someone with nothing to say. A good listener is a good talker with a sore throat.
– Katharine WhitehornRate it:
A good listener is usually thinking about something else.
– Kin HubbardRate it:
A good listener tries to understand thoroughly what the other person is saying. In the end he may disagree sharply, but before he disagrees, he wants to know exactly what it is he is disagreeing with.
– Kenneth A. WellsRate it:
A good listener tries to understand what the other person is saying. In the end he may disagree sharply, but because he disagrees, he wants to know exactly what it is he is disagreeing with.
– Kenneth A. WellsRate it:
A good lover is a person who knows how to love deeply but never expects any in return.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
A good man can be stupid and still be good. But a bad man must have brains.
– Maxim GorkyRate it:
A good man can never be the enemy of someone; if he did, he ain't a good man!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
A good man does not spy around for the black spots in others, but presses unswervingly on towards his mark.
– Marcus Aelius AureliusRate it:
A good man may fall, but he falls like a ball [and rebounds]; the ignoble man falls like a lump of clay.
– BhartrihariRate it:
A good man often appears gauche simply because he does not take advantage of the myriad mean little chances of making himself look stylish. Preferring truth to form, he is not constantly at work upon the faade of his appearance.
– Jean Iris MurdochRate it:

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