Man’s true nature being lost, everything becomes his nature; as, his true good being lost, everything becomes his good.
The good and the wise lead quiet lives.
Many highly talented, brilliant, creative people think they’re not – because the thing they were good at at school wasn’t valued, or was actually stigmatized.
Other psychological theories say a good deal about compensation.
The healthy stomach is nothing if it is not conservative. Few radicals have good digestions.
Many good sayings are to be found in holy books, but merely reading them will not make one religious.
What is a fear of living? It’s being preeminently afraid of dying. It is not doing what you came here to do, out of timidity and spinelessness. The antidote is to take full responsibility for yourself – for the time you take up and the space you occupy. If you don’t know what you’re here to do, then just do some good.
The work an unknown good man has done is like a vein of water flowing hidden underground, secretly making the ground green.
There is an ancient saying among men that you cannot thoroughly understand the life of mortals before the man has died, then only can you call it good or bad.
All are agreed, that the increase of learning and good morals are great blessings to society.