Buying books would be a good thing if one could also buy the time to read them in: but as a rule the purchase of books is mistaken for the appropriation of their contents.
In general, losing weight is a good thing for those who are overweight, but it’s important to lose weight in a way that enhances your health rather than one that may compromise it.
To buy books would be a good thing if we also could buy the time to read them.
When you come from the working class and you do well enough whereby you can provide a little bit better for your family, get a decent roof over their head and send them to a good school, that’s considered a good thing.
I don’t think it’s a good thing to have Christian states, Muslim states, or any kind of ethnic states.
It’s a good thing to be foolishly gay once in a while.
If something comes that it is so extreme that you have difficulty thinking of it as a good thing, don’t think of it as a good thing and kid yourself. To the extent that you can, don’t label it a bad thing. Refusing to label something a bad thing opens you up to possibilities you would not have even considered otherwise.
Honesty is a good thing, but it is not profitable to its possessor unless it is kept under control.
There is no harm in repeating a good thing.
It is clear that not in one thing alone, but in many ways equality and freedom of speech are a good thing.