Found 861 quotes starting with G:


Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly, while bad people will find a way around the laws.
– Plato
Good place to put things--cellars.
– Doctor Who
Good plans shape good decisions. That's why good planning helps to make elusive dreams come true.
– Lester R Bittel
Good poetry seems too simple and natural a thing that when we meet it we wonder that all men are not always poets. Poetry is nothing but healthy speech.
– Henry David Thoreau
Good questions outrank easy answers.
– Paul A. Samuelson
Good resolutions are simply checks that men draw on a bank where they have no account.
– Oscar Wilde
Good seamanship is recovering from an incident at sea. Great seamanship is avoiding an incident at sea.
– unknown, US Navy Wisdom
Good sense is of all things in the world the most equally distributed, for everybody thinks he is so well supplied with it, that even those most difficult to please in all other matters never desire more of it than they already possess.
– Rene Descartes
Good sense is, of all things among men, the most equally distributed: for every one thinks himself so abundantly provided with it, that those even who are the most difficult to satisfy in everything else, do not usually desire a larger measure of this quality than they already possess.
– Rene Descartes, Discourse on Method
Good sense travels on the well-worn paths genius, never. And that is why the crowd, not altogether without reason, is so ready to treat great men as lunatics.
– Cesare Lombroso
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.
– Lois McMaster Bujold
Good taste and humor are a contradiction in terms, like a chaste whore.
– Malcolm Muggeridge
Good taste is always an asset.
– Rudy Bakalov
Good taste is the enemy of creativity
– Pablo Picasso
Good taste is the flower of good sense.
– A. Poincelot
Good taste is the worst vice ever invented.
– Edith Sitwell
Good teachers are to education what education is to all other professions—the indispensable element, the sunlight and oxygen, the foundation on which everything else is built.
– Lowell Milken
Good teaching is one-fourth preparation and three-fourths pure theatre.
– Gail Godwin
Good teaching is one-fourth preparation and three-fourths theater.
– Gail
Good teaching must be slow enough so that it is not confusing, and fast enough so that it is not boring.
– Sydney J. Harris
Good temper is an estate for life.
– William Hazlitt
Good thoughts bear good fruit, bad thoughts bear bad fruit.
– James Allen
Good timber does not grow with ease the stronger the wind, the stronger the trees.
– J. Willard Marriott
Good timber does not grow with ease the stronger the wind, the stronger the trees.
– Douglas Malloch
Good will and ill will are just two sides of the same card...
– Hussein Al-Khunaizi

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