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Good night, good night! parting is such sweet sorrow,
That I shall say good night till it be morrow.

– William Shakespeare, "Romeo and Juliet", Act 2 scene 2Rate it:
Good nonsense is good sense in disguise.
– Josh BillingsRate it:
Good order is the foundation of all things.
– Edmund BurkeRate it:
Good painters imitate nature, bad ones spew it up.
– Miguel de CervantesRate it:
Good people are good because they've come to wisdom through failure.
– William SaroyanRate it:
Good people are good because they've come to wisdom through failure. We get very little wisdom from success, you know.
– William SaroyanRate it:
Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly, while bad people will find a way around the laws.
– PlatoRate it:
Good place to put things--cellars.
– Doctor WhoRate it:
Good plans shape good decisions. That's why good planning helps to make elusive dreams come true.
– Lester R BittelRate it:
Good poetry reveals the beauty of joy and tragedy.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
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 ThoreauRate it:
Good questions outrank easy answers.
– Paul A. SamuelsonRate it:
Good resolutions are simply checks that men draw on a bank where they have no account.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
Good seamanship is recovering from an incident at sea. Great seamanship is avoiding an incident at sea.
– unknown, US Navy WisdomRate it:
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 DescartesRate it:
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 MethodRate it:
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 LombrosoRate it:
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 BujoldRate it:
Good taste and humor are a contradiction in terms, like a chaste whore.
– Malcolm MuggeridgeRate it:
Good taste is always an asset.
– Rudy BakalovRate it:
Good taste is the enemy of creativity
– Pablo PicassoRate it:
Good taste is the flower of good sense.
– A. PoincelotRate it:
Good taste is the worst vice ever invented.
– Edith SitwellRate it:
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 MilkenRate it:
Good teaching is one-fourth preparation and three-fourths pure theatre.
– Gail GodwinRate it:

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