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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.
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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:
A good man would prefer to be defeated than to defeat injustice by evil means.
– SallustRate it:
A good man, is a good man, whether in this church, or out of it.
– Brigham YoungRate it:
A good man?s intellect is piercing, yet inflicts no wound; his actions are deliberate, yet bold; his heart is warm, but never burns; his speech is eloquent, yet ever true.
– MaghaRate it:
A good manager doesn't try to eliminate conflict; he tries to keep it from wasting the energies of his people. If you're the boss and your people fight you openly when they think that you are wrong -- that's healthy.
– Robert TownsendRate it:
A good manager is best when people barely know that he exists. Not so good when people obey and acclaim him. Worse when they despise him.
– Lao-TzuRate it:
A good many things go around in the dark besides Santa Claus.
– Herbert HooverRate it:
A good many young writers make the mistake of enclosing a stamped, self-addressed envelope, big enough for the manuscript to come back in. This is too much of a temptation to the editor.
– Ring LardnerRate it:
A good marriage is a game in which both players win.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
A good marriage is one which allows for change and growth in the individuals and in the way they express their love.
– Pearl BuckRate it:
A good marriage winds up as a meeting of minds, which had better be pretty good to start with.
– Author UnknownRate it:
A good memory is one trained to forget the trivial.
– Clifton FadimanRate it:
A good model isn't just about being pretty or even beautiful, it's the ability to be a chameleon and change and adapt to the situation or setting of a photo shoot.
– Rose GoodhallRate it:
A good musician should say: We can live without air but not without music!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
A good name is better than riches.
– Miguel de CervantesRate it:
A good name, like good will, is attained by many actions and may be lost by one.
– Author UnknownRate it:
A good name, like good will, is got by many actions and lost by one.
– Lord JefferyRate it:
A good newspaper is a nation talking to itself.
– Arthur MillerRate it:
A good newspaper, I suppose, is a nation talking to itself.
– Arthur MillerRate it:

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